First Aid Training
This unit of competency 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.
Specific licensing requirements relating to this competency, including requirements for refresher training, should be obtained from the relevant state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authority.
Those who are required to provide an emergency first aid response in a workplace.
Entry requirements or Pre-requisites
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be awarded the statement of attainment for:
HLTAID003 Provide first aid
HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Completion of pre-course study plus 5.5 hours practical training
It is a requirement of this course that you are physically capable of performing uninterrupted CPR for at least 2 minutes on a CPR manikin placed on the floor.
It is recommended this unit be renewed every 3 years in line with industry standards.