Provide First Aid


Course Overview

Duration: Blended online option – 8 hours face to face (08:45 – 16:30)
(2-day course available on request)

Certificate: Valid 3 years


  • HLTAID009 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) (12 mths)
  • HLTAID010 Provide Basic Emergency Life Support
  • HLTAID011 Provide First Aid

Prerequisites: Minimum age 14 yrs

Cost: $199 per person

This course provides participant who may have a basic understanding of First Aid with the knowledge and skills to build on their ability to manage a situation using first aid and basic life support principles until arrival of medical assistance in a time frame that allows for more questioning and practical simulations.

You will learn about how to call for help, how to recognise and respond to first aid situations including conducting casualty assessment, and how to assess basic life support functions including the need for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and defibrillation. This course covers adult and child conditions.

Training and assessment are done on behalf of ABC First Aid, RTO 3399

Learning Objectives

There must be evidence that the candidate has completed the following tasks in line with state/territory regulations, first aid codes of practice, Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines and workplace procedures:

Followed DRSABCD in line with ARC guidelines, including:

Responded to at least two simulated first aid scenarios contextualised to the candidate’s workplace/community setting, including:

Applied first aid procedures for the following:

Course Prerequisition

Students must be at least 14 years of age at the time of attendance. There are no prerequisites for the HLTAID011 Provide first aid course. An online First Aid workbook can be optionally selected prior to course commencement. The online workbook link and log in details are emailed to students once enrolment is received.

This optional pre-learning takes approx. 1.5hrs to complete and consists of a First Aid course manual to assist students with answering a series of multiple-choice questions. Answers can be saved and finished any time prior to the course commencement.

Important note: In order to issue an accredited certificate, CPR must be performed on the floor with no exemptions.

Clothing: We suggest that you wear comfortable casual clothing, as the practical nature of the demonstrations and practice may possibly require bending, kneeling and lying on the floor. Pants and flat shoes are recommended.

Learn more about the Australian Government’s competency and assessment requirements for this course at

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