Provide First Aid & Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Course Code: HLTAID003 & HLTAID001

Provide first aid short course

Provide First Aid & Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Course Code: HLTAID003 & HLTAID001

Learn how to respond to emergencies

Do you need training in First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)? Our accredited First Aid Course combined with CPR will equip you with the knowledge and skills to respond to a casualty in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines.

While these skills are essential when providing disability and aged support, they’re useful in any workplace, community, and home environment. You’ll learn how to respond to an emergency situation, perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation, and apply first aid procedures. You’ll also learn how to accurately share details about an incident with paramedics and record and report incidents in line with workplace guidelines.

Get job ready in months

8-hour short course

Short training delivered at multiple locations throughout Melbourne. Book your session at a time that suits you.

Short courses to respond in an emergency situation

Respond in an emergency

Perform critical tasks if an emergency happens and make sure others get the help they need.

Nationally Recognised Training

Nationally recognised training

More options for further study and qualifications trusted by employers throughout Australia.

Course code
8 hours
  • Camberwell
  • Geelong
  • West Footscray
Accredited Nationally Recognised Training
$185 (see details below)
Next session
Book your training as early as next week (contact us to confirm)

Why study First Aid & CPR with Field?

  • Our trainers are some of the best – they’ll equip you to work in industries with growing demand
  • Get flexible training options – and extra support to complete your studies if you need it
  • Get skills for life – and the confidence to deliver support and care that meets your clients’ and employer’s expectations
  • Get access to this short course at no extra cost – if you’re already studying one of our nationally-recognised qualifications requiring practical placement

Our First Aid + CPR short course covers the following topics:

Principles of first aid
Legal requirements
Approaching and assessing a scene by using the ‘DRSABCD’ steps
Chain of survival
Documentation and confidentiality
Apply first aid procedures during the following situations:

  • Trauma: Bleeding, Burns, Tissue injuries, Head injuries, Neck and spinal injuries, Crush injuries
  • Medical emergencies: Heart attack, Cardiac arrest, Stroke, Shock, Febrile convulsions, Epileptic seizures, Airway obstruction, Asthma, Hyperglycaemia, Hypoglycaemia, Anaphylaxis, Hyperventilation
  • Environment: Drowning, Hypothermia, Hyperthermia, Heat stroke, Dehydration, Cold injury
  • Envenomation
  • Poisoning
  • Joint or bone trauma: Fractures, dislocation, sprains and strains

There are no prerequisites for enrolling in this course.

We deliver the First Aid + CPR short course via an eight hour face-to-face training session. You’ll also get access to pre-class materials that you must read and complete before the session.

Your trainers are industry experts and still work in the industry. This means that you get up-to-date training and expertise that’s relevant right now. You can expect your trainers to be professional, friendly, and supportive.

Fees are listed below. If you’re enrolled in one of our nationally recognised qualifications, you receive this training at no extra cost.

Type Fee
Cost of course $185

Please call us on 1300 360 185 if you have any questions about fees. For more information on fees, funding, refunds, and more head to our Student Info page.

Success Stories

“Easy to understand”

Studying with Field is very enjoyable and the way they have put together the materials is very straight-forward, easy to access, and easy to understand.

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“Flexible and to-the-point”

I’ve already recommended Field to friends because it was very flexible and to-the-point. My teacher had the passion and confidence to assist me with any issues; I had his phone number and could call him anytime.

Makis M. Read more

"Very knowledgeable teacher"

Not only did I learn so much about the industry from a very knowledgeable teacher but made great friends. Really enjoyed the experience.

Julie Anne H. Read more