HLTAID003 Provide First Aid

Do you have the skills to respond in an emergency? This course provides the lifesaving skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to a casualty.

This fun and practical course is aligned with the Australian Resuscitation Guidelines, and delivered by experts in first aid and resuscitation training. 

These skills are useful for:

  • businesses that need trained first aid personnel
  • community organisations
  • sports and recreation clubs
  • students entering a health program
  • anyone seeking basic first aid knowledge including mums, dads, grandparents and babysitters.

If you want to get your first aid qualification, or renew an existing one, this course is for you.

What will you learn?

You’ll get the skills and knowledge you need to provide a first aid response including:

  • cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and basic life support for adults and children (using a model of the human body)
  • basic health and safety knowledge
  • managing casualties, the incident and other first aiders until medical assistance arrives.

You will also learn what to do when someone is:

  • unconscious
  • choking
  • injured
  • burned
  • having a stroke or heart attack
  • bitten by a spider or snake
  • poisoned.

Note: CPR is included in this course; you do not need to enrol in CPR additionally when enrolling in this First Aid course.

Duration & Cost

Duration
This practical one-day course runs from 8.00 am to 4.00 pm.

Participants are required to complete an online learning module prior to attending the workshop. The online material will take approx. hours to complete.

Cost
$110 per person

Cancellation and refund policy

Assessment

You’ll be assessed throughout the course and involves a mix of multiple choice questions, role play and physical demonstration. You’ll need to demonstrate your understanding of basic first aid both on your own and as part of a first aid team.

As the course involves practical demonstrations, you need to dress in comfortable clothing and be physically capable of performing resuscitation tasks.

Successfully completing this Nationally Recognised Training will earn you a Statement of Attainment. 

HLTAID003 Provide first aid is valid for three years, it's advisable to update the HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation component every year (as recommended by the  Australian Resuscitation Council).

Location

This workshop is run onsite at Mater Education's South Brisbane campus.
 
Mater Education
Level 4, Duncombe Building
Raymond Terrace
South Brisbane QLD 4101
 
For more information and a campus map visit the contact page.

We can deliver both the first aid and CPR courses in your organisation. 

You can:
•    have the courses delivered at your premises or at Mater Education
•    split their delivery (for example, two three-hour sessions over two days)
•    schedule them on weekends or after hours 
•    choose the dates that suit you (subject to trainer availability).

Contact us to arrange a tailor-made solution for your organisation.

Apply for upcoming dates

Date Location Cost Actions
26 Oct 2018 SOUTH BRISBANE $110.00 Apply Now
27 Nov 2018 SOUTH BRISBANE $110.00 Apply Now
18 Dec 2018 SOUTH BRISBANE $110.00 Apply Now