This course has been designed to provide participants with the skills and knowledge to provide initial life support through CPR.
Anyone can be confronted with a medical emergency at any time; it is not predictable and may involve a friend or family member. This course has been designed to provide participants with the skills and knowledge to provide initial life support to a casualty until a handover to medical professionals is possible.
This course is based on the latest Health Services Training Package (HLT) and has been designed using recommendations from the Australian Resuscitation Council.
Renewing your CPR skills can save a life. This has been the case for a number of ASSET students.
On successful completion of this course, participants will be issued with a HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Statement of Attainment.
Units of Competency
This course covers HLTAID001 Provide CPR only.
For the full First Aid course which includes CPR please head to Provide First Aid.
The CPR course is completed face-to-face in a half-day workshop.
Training is completed through in class presentations, practical demonstrations, group discussions, scenarios and other interactive learning techniques to ensure that all participants gain an understanding of the first aid skills.
Suggested pathways after completion of this qualification include:
The Australian Resuscitation Council recommends annual reassessment of CPR techniques.
Course fees vary depending on the location and delivery mode of the course.