First Aid (including CPR)

This course provides you with the skills and knowledge to provide first aid until qualified emergency help arrives at the scene.

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Who Should Attend?

Individuals who wish to develop their skills and knowledge to perform first aid in a range of situations both in the workplace, at home or in the community.

What you will learn
  • How to assess the situation
  • Practical application of first aid procedures (inc. CPR, life support, etc.)
  • Management of the incident, inc casualties and other first aiders
  • Communicating details of the incident to Emergency Services
Credential issued

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be awarded a Statement of Attainment for the following units:

  • HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • HLTAID011 Provide First Aid
Course delivery

This course is delivered through classroom-based training, desktop scenarios and practical exercises.

Assessment includes written, oral and practical tests.


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Entry requirements
  • There are no formal pre-requisites for this course.
  • You must be able to kneel on the floor to perform CPR.
  • This course is based on a Certificate II level qualification. You should have appropriate literacy and numeracy skills to manage course work, activities and assessments.
  • Mines Rescue recommends you be aware of the policies and procedures of your workplace before starting the course.
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