1042 Port Road Albert Park SA 5014

HLTAID003 Provide first aid


2 days (16 hours)

Max Students


Download Course PDF

Course Description

To provide participants with the skills and knowledge required to provide First Aid response, life support, management of casualty(s), the incident and other first aiders, in a range of situations, including in the home, workplace or within the community, until the arrival of medical or other assistance.

Course Content

This course contains the following learning content:

  • Legal and other requirements
  • Basic Life Support (DRSABCD), CPR and AED
  • Range of common injuries covering eye and ear, burns, abdominal, wounds and musculoskeletal
  • Cardiac conditions, stroke and respiratory distress, including asthma
  • Allergic reaction, anaphylaxis and seizures/Convulsions
  • Choking and airway obstruction, shock management and unconsciousness
  • Envenomation, poisoning and toxic substances
  • Diabetes
  • Drowning
  • Extremes of heat and cold
  • Head, neck and spinal injuries

Course Requirements

Students are required to have the following:

  • Pens/pencils

Course Outcomes

On completion of this course, the participant will be able to competently:

  • Respond to an emergency situation
  • Apply appropriate first aid procedures
  • Communicate details of the incident
  • Evaluate the incident and own performance

A statement of attainment for the unit HLTAIDOO3 – Provide first aid will be issued to the student after successful completion.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Please note: it is a requirement of this course that all participants must undertake practical demonstration of CPR on the floor on a manikin for 2 minutes.

Delivery Method

This course contains both theory and practical learning activities.

Nationally Recognised Training

Register Now

Course Dates

Please select your course date.

Start Date Classes Units Location Cost
Wed 6th Jun 2018 at 8:00AM 2 classes 1 unit PEER Campus $210.00 Register
Tue 31st Jul 2018 at 8:00AM 2 classes 1 unit PEER Campus $210.00 Register
Tue 18th Dec 2018 at 8:00AM 2 classes 1 unit PEER Campus $210.00 Register