Provide first aid


This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines

Course Overview

The HLTAID003 is the most comprehensive First Aid course available and the minimum requirement for First Aid compliance across a number of industries including nursing, health care, aged care, teaching, trades and professional organisations. It is the benchmark in First Aid training as it encompasses the three core units of competency as required by the new HLT training package:

Provide first aid (HLTDAID003) replaces the requirement for Apply first aid and Senior first aid courses.

With Civil Safety’s highly experienced facilitators, your training will give you excellent in-depth practical education and experience on how to assess, manage and provide first aid.

Specific licensing /regulatory requirements relating to this competency, including requirements for refresher training should be obtained from the relevant national/state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authorities.

Elements in this unit are:

1. Respond to an emergency situation
2. Apply appropriate first aid procedures
3. Communicate details of the incident
4. Evaluate the incident and own performance

Your Training Options

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  • Blended
  • Face to Face
  • Night course options (subject to minimum numbers)
  • We can come to you
  • Group bookings
  • Bundle packages available

Nominal (supervised) hours represent the supervised structured learning and assessment activity required to sufficiently address the content of each course (acknowledging that progress can vary between learners).

This course has nationally agreed nominal hours of 18.

The volume of learning identifies the duration of all activities required to achieve the learning outcomes of the course, including all training and learning activities such as guided learning, individual study, learning activities in the workplace and assessment activities.

The time taken to complete this course may vary due to contributing factors such as previous experience.