HLTAID003 – Provide First Aid


  • Option one – 7.5 hour training session in a public venue
  • Option two – Combination course – 7.5 hours – This flexible option combines personal study / theory assessment with a 1 day face to face training session.
  • Option three – Two day training session

Tuition and Resource Material Fee Course Fee

  • 7.5 hour course at a public venue $95.00 per person – Book online
  • One Day Course $95.00 per person in a Group Booking (Minimum 10pax) or by negotiation, this session will be held on site at your workplace or another suitable setting
  • Two Day Course $160.00 per person in a Group Booking (Minimum 10pax) or by negotiation, this session will be held on site at your workplace or other suitable setting
  • $295.00 for an individual one on one private training session and $180.00 for an addition person

Bookings: Online or over the phone

Entry Requirements: All clients enrolling in this course will be over the age of 18 and literate in both written and spoken English, having completed a Literature, Language and Numeracy assessment prior to attending the course.

Course Description: This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to infants, children and adults. The unit applies to educators and support staff working within an education and care setting who are required to respond to a first aid emergency, including asthmatic and anaphylactic emergencies.

Clients: This unit of competency will contribute towards approved first aid, asthma and anaphylaxis training under the Education and Care Services National Law, and the Education and Care Services National Regulation (2011).

Assessment Methods:

  • Responded to at least three simulated first aid scenarios contextualised to the workplace/community setting, and involving infants and children of varying ages
  • Follow DRSABCD in line with ARC guidelines
  • Perform at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) (5 cycles of both compressions and ventilations) on an adult, child and infant manikin placed on the floor
  • Complete a theory assessment

Course Structure: This course has one Unit of Competency HLTAID003 – Provide First Aid

This course includes but is not limited to: First aid management of:

  • CPR
  • Respiratory Distress
  • Chain of Survival
  • Duty of Care
  • Legal Requirements
  • Choking/airway obstruction
  • Abdominal injuries
  • Allergic reactions
  • Altered and loss of consciousness
  • Application and preparation of using a Defibrillator
  • Bleeding/Minor skin injuries
  • Burns – thermal, chemical, friction
  • Duty of care and other legal requirements injuries
  • Cold and crush injuries
  • Eye and ear injuries
  • Head, neck and spinal injuries
  • Needle stick injuries
  • Soft tissue injuries including sprains, strains
  • Envenomation – snake, spider, insect and marine bites
  • Environmental impact such as hypothermia, hyperthermia, dehydration, heat stroke
  • Fractures / Dislocations
  • Cardiac conditions,
  • Epilepsy
  • Diabetes
  • Asthma and other respiratory conditions
  • Drowning
  • Poisoning and toxic substances (including chemical contamination)
  • Seizures
  • Shock
  • Stroke
  • Substance misuse – common drugs and alcohol, including illicit drugs

Course Outcome Upon successful completion when you have been assessed as competent, you will gain a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment in HLTAID003 – Provide First Aid

This course is delivered in partnership and under the auspices of Allens Training Pty Ltd: RTO 90909. Student Terms and Conditions