HLTAID003 Provides First Aid
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to a casualty. The unit applies to all workers who may be required to provide a first aid response in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.
- $120 for 1 day course with pre-study
- $160 for 2 days course
Please note it is a requirement of this course that practical demonstration of CPR must be performed on the floor.
- Over two (2) days, a total of 12-hour duration, consisting of both theoretical and practical learning, plus six (6) hours of self-paced learning.
- Over one (1) day following satisfactory completion of a pre-course workbook – submitted a minimum of five (5) days prior to face-to-face session
This course is delivered on any day of the week. Two (2) day courses can be scheduled on consecutive days or non consecutive days to meet the need of the student(s).
Basic Life Support (DRSABCD)
CPR and AED
Airway Management – Asthma, Choking, Severe Allergic Reaction, Hyperventilation
Seizures and Convulsions
Bleeding and Wound Care
Burns and Scalds
Extremes of Heat and Cold
Poisons and Toxic Substances
Bites and Stings
There are no prerequisites for this course.
The recommended industry standard for maintaining current competency for this course is to be refreshed every 3 years with the CPR component refreshed every 12 months.
Students will be assessed through the demonstration of practical skills, participation in role plays, analysis of case studies and written answers.
On successful completion of this training course, students will be issued with up to date certification – a nationally recognized Statement of Attainment for HLTAID003 Provide first aid.