HLTAID001 Provide CPR / HLTAID002 Provide basic life support

The skills developed from attending this course applies to a wide range of situations where emergencies involving cardiac arrest may occur, including persons working in education, aged and community care, sport, travel & tourism, hospitality, and other workplace and community activities.

2-3 hours classroom training and assessment

Course Content
This course provides the skills and knowledge to be able to handle cardiac emergency situations.

 Topics includes:
Respond to an emergency situation

Perform CPR procedures including operate automated external defibrillator (AED)

Communicate details of the incident

There are no prerequisite units. Participants should have numeracy and literacy skills to be able to oral communication with injured or ill person provide an accurate verbal report to emergency services and a written report to workplace supervisor also comprehend written learning and assessment material and be physical able to perform CPR on a manikin on the floor for two minutes

Assessment Methods

Followed DRSABCD in line with ARC guidelines, including:

  • performed at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) (5 cycles of both compressions and ventilations) on an adult resuscitation manikin placed on the floor
  • performed at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer CPR (5 cycles both compressions and ventilations) on an infant resuscitation manikin placed on a firm surface
  • responded appropriately in the event of regurgitation or vomiting
  • managed the unconscious breathing casualty
  • followed single rescue procedure, including the demonstration of a rotation of operators with minimal Interruptions to compressions
  • followed the prompts of an automated external defibrillator (AED)
  • Responded to at least one simulated first aid scenario contextualised to the candidate’s workplace/community setting, including:
  • demonstrated safe manual handling techniques
  • provided an accurate verbal or written report of the incident

Award Issued
A nationally-recognised Statement of Attainment will be issued to all successful participants


HLTAID001 Provide CPR HLTAID002 Provide basic life support Chain-of-Survival


Southern Cross
First Aid Skills Training

ABN 93472200700

Tweed Heads
Training Centre

Ground Floor, 139 Munjungbal Drv, Tweed Heads South, NSW 2486

Courses offered every
Friday - Saturday -
Sunday - Monday

Starting at 9am NSW time or
Any day onsite at a workplace
Phone or email to book
0427 242 384
Enrolment and course fee payment may be made on the day by credit card or cash

Contact Us:
0466 015 373
(During Business Hours)
0427 242 384
(Outside Business Hours)

Email: scfatraining@gmail.com

Southern Cross First Aid Skills Training, PO Box 834,
Banora Point, NSW 2486

Training and certificates
provided under the auspices of Safety Corp RTO 91694
Scope of training available at training.gov.au

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Australian Resuscitation Council