Basic First Aid Training and CPR
Do you require practical first aid skills? The Statement of Attainment in Provide First Aid course will provide you with up to date first aid procedures. You will learn how to respond in an emergency situation, communicate details of the incident and evaluate your own performance.
LocationNHST Head Office or Off-Site by Request
Course ScheduleFriday (fortnightly)
Delivery ModeFace to Face
Course Times7:45am - 4:00pm
On successful completion of this training course, candidates will be issued with a Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment with the unit of competencies HLTAID003 Provide first aid and HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
Once you have successfully completed this course your First Aid skills will be valid for 3 years. However, the CPR component of the course is valid for 12 months and will need to be updated annually for you to keep your certification current.
First Aid skills can be the difference between life and death for a workmate, family member, a stranger on the street, or even yourself. Whether you need it for your workplace, your home in another setting or would just like peace of mind, NHST offers the latest in first aid training
First Aid is not just a useful skill, it could also help save a life and minimise the impact of injuries. Learn everything from CPR, bandaging and anaphylaxis management to removing obstructions from a choking child.
The topics covered throughout this training course are as follows:
- DRSABCD action plan
- Managing the unconscious, breathing casualty
- Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
- Managing an unconscious casualty
- First aid kits
- Wounds and bleeding
- Medical emergencies
- Heat and cold induced illness
- Safety and risk management
- Strains, sprains, dislocations and fractures
- Head, neck and spinal injuries
- Chest and abdominal injuries
- Facial and eye injuries
- Bites and stings
- Infection control
Assessment may be conducted using the following methods:
- Written Questions and Answers
- Role play/Demonstration Assessment
There are no applicable course pre-requisites.
Student Support and Language, Literacy and Numeracy
This training program requires basic reading, writing and numeracy skills.
Prior to enrolling please contact New Horizons Safety and Training Services to discuss our support services if required. NHST will ask for a LLN indicator to be completed prior to enrolment.
Your Rights and Responsibilities
It is a requirement of the Australian Skills and Qualification Authority (ASQA) that students be made aware of their rights and responsibilities prior to enrolling into any of our training courses at New Horizons Safety and Training Services.
Your rights and responsibilities can be found in our Participant Information Handbook.
Please ensure you read the information on the course page in full prior to enrolling.
If you feel you have the required skills, past experience or qualifications that should be recognised as part of this program, then please mention this to our friendly staff to discuss your options
Credit Transfer is a process that provides students with agreed and consistent credit outcomes for units/qualifications that can be identified as equivalent in content. Please discuss this option upon enrolment if you feel your learning outcome can be matched with a current unit or qualification you may already hold
$100.00 – First Aid
$50.00 – CPR
- Credit Card/EFT/Cash/Direct Debit
- Payment Plans are not available for this program