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Please note – HLTAID011 – Provide First Aid supersedes the old HLTAID003 – Provide first aid which is not equivalent. All students must now undertake HLTAID011 – Provide First Aid.

Please view the latest online hltaid011 provide first aid information on this page


Course Includes:

    • HLTAID003 – Provide first aid
    • HLTAID002 – Provide basic emergency life support
    • HLTAID001 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

HLTAID003 Provide First Aid Online

The HLTAID003 Provide First Aid course meets the requirements for workplace, health, community services, teaching, medical and Industry.

First Aid Pro provides a range of informative, innovative, interactive and immersive industry-renowned first aid courses.

We understand different learners have different needs so we have a range of flexible, streamlined, comprehensive and supportive delivery options to suit all needs.

Online Course delivery

All our courses are run by leading industry experts so you can be sure you are receiving the most up-to-date and best-practice training designed to equip you with the skills, knowledge and confidence to assist in almost any first aid situation.

The following units will be awarded to successful participants. The First Aid Certificate will be issued by First Aid Pro – RTO 40407


All first aid training includes using a defibrillator (AED), an EpiPen and asthma training

Previously known as Apply first aid, Senior First Aid or Level 2 Workplace First Aid

If you are in the childcare industry, you may also be interested in HLTAID012 Provide first aid in an education and care setting which covers all of the first aid and cpr content PLUS common infant and child related first aid scenarios such as asthma, anaphylaxis and many more.

Delivery Options

2hr Face-to-Face Training (in class) + Training & Assessment Online

The Practical Skills and Assessment Workshop best suits students who are more comfortable learning online. We deliver the content and assessment via vasto, our online learning system. Once you complete that, you attend a short face-to-face skills practice and practical assessment, in a short and convenient timeframe.

The online training and assessment can be completed at your own pace in the comfort of your own home, office or wherever you are located.

Course Times

Our First Aid Practical Skills and Assessment Workshop run every day of the week. Course times do vary, so check course calendar.

9am – 11am (2 hrs)

Course Costs

  • $99 (May vary due to daily deals)
  • Price beat Guarantee 10% Off (T&C)

First Aid & Certificate Issued Same Day

No Hidden Costs | Fully Accredited | Same Day Certificates (T&C)

We email you your certificate when you successfully complete the course. 

Statement of Attainment

HLTAID003 Provide First Aid 
HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support and 
HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

  • Additionally, hard copies HLTAID003 Provide First Aid can be purchased for a fee of $12 including postage.
  • As recommended by the Australian Resuscitation Council and Safe Work Australia, your HLTAID003 Provide First Aid certificate is valid for three (3) years. 
  • The HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation component of the course is valid for 12 months and will need to be updated annually for you to keep your certification current.

Course Requirements

  • Participants must be 14 years of age (those who are under 18 must present enrolment form from a parent or guardian to accept responsibility
  • Participants must have Language, Literacy, and Numeracy (LLN) skills to effectively produce a written report and conduct a verbal report, calculate CPR compression rates and breaths, read and interpret safety signs and use first aid equipment such as a defibrillator (AED).
  • Perform at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer CPR (5 cycles of both compression and breaths) on an adult manikin placed on the floor
  • Perform at least 2 minutes of interrupted single rescuer CPR (5 cycles of both compression) on an infant manikin placed on the firm surface

First Aid Training and Assessment Workshop Include:

The participant will show the ability to complete tasks outlined in the criteria of this unit, manage tasks and manage contingencies in the context of the job role.

Practice and assessment will be completed in line with state/territory regulations, first aid codes of practice, Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines and workplace procedures:

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)

Respond to at least two simulated first aid scenarios contextualised to the candidate’s workplace/community setting, including:

  • conducted a visual and verbal assessment of the casualty
  • demonstrated safe manual handling techniques
  • post-incident debrief and evaluation
  • provided an accurate verbal or written report of the incident

Applied first aid procedures for the following:

  • allergic reaction
  • anaphylaxis
  • bleeding control
  • choking and airway obstruction
  • envenomation, using pressure immobilisation
  • fractures, sprains and strains, using arm slings, roller bandages or other appropriate immobilisation techniques
  • respiratory distress, including asthma
  • shock

Knowledge Evidence

(Online Theory & Practical Session)

The participant will demonstrate through the successful completion of the online theory, essential knowledge required to effectively complete tasks outlined in the criteria of this unit, manage tasks and manage contingencies in the context of the work role. This includes knowledge of:

State/Territory regulations, first aid codes of practice and workplace procedures including:

  • ARC Guidelines relevant to provision of CPR and first aid
  • safe work practices to minimise risks and potential hazards
  • infection control principles and procedures, including use of standard precautions
  • requirements for currency of skill and knowledge

legal, workplace and community considerations including:

considerations when providing first aid including:

  • airway obstruction due to body position
  • appropriate duration and cessation of CPR
  • appropriate use of an AED
  • chain of survival
  • standard precautions
  • how to conduct a visual and verbal assessment of the casualty

principles and procedures for first aid management of the following scenarios:

  • abdominal injuries
  • allergic reaction
  • anaphylaxis
  • basic care of a wound
  • bleeding control
  • burns
  • cardiac conditions, including chest pain
  • choking and airway obstruction
  • crush injuries
  • diabetes
  • dislocations
  • drowning
  • envenomation
  • environmental impact, including hypothermia, hyperthermia, dehydration and heat stroke
  • eye and ear injuries
  • fractures
  • febrile convulsions
  • head, neck and spinal injuries
  • minor skin injuries
  • needle stick injuries
  • poisoning and toxic substances
  • respiratory distress, including asthma
  • seizures, including epilepsy
  • shock
  • soft tissue injuries, including strains and, sprains
  • stroke
  • unconsciousness

basic anatomy and physiology relating to:

  • how to recognise a person is not breathing normally
  • chest
  • response/consciousness
  • upper airway and effect of positional change
  • considerations in provision of first aid for specified conditions