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, include 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.
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
- HLTFA311A Apply first aid
Mixed Mode: Completion of pre-course study plus 5.5 hours practical training
Face to Face: Minimum of 8 hours face to face training
There are a number of different options for completing the pre-course study;
- Online training
- Hard copy coloured workbook
The pre course study includes a question paper consisting of 65 multi choice questions. You must take the completed paper with you to the training course.