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CPR Course

HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

 Why do I need CPR Certificate?

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines.

The course is open to anyone working in any kind of industry responsible for providing a safe workplace to meet the obligations in case of accident or injury e.g. persons working in hospitality, construction, healthcare, childcare, job sites, offices, security and for those who want to gain knowledge and learn these lifesaving skills.

CPR training required to be refreshed annually. The course can be done to as a standalone unit or as a Refresher Training.

What are prerequisites for CPR course?

There are no prerequisites for this unit, however, training packages describe the candidates must have Foundation Skills (language, literacy and numeracy) that are essential to perform oral communication in order to make an accurate verbal report to emergency response services and workplace supervisor.

We only offer Training to participants over the age of 18 years

What will I achieve after CPR course?

On successful completion of this training program, a Statement of Attainment in HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation will be issued to the participants.

What is the duration of the CPR training course?

2-3 hours of self-study (no self-study is required for students doing CPR refresher training) and pre-assessment; and 3 – 3.5 hours of classroom based practical training, theory and practical assessment.

NOTE: There is no pre-study required. Students attending CPR refresher course are advised to bring their current first aid or CPR certificate.

What competencies will be achieved?

  • Respond to an emergency situation
  • Perform CPR procedures
  • Communicate details of the incident

What will be assessment methods and procedure?

Students can complete this course as Stand-alone unit or as a Refresher course. A Refresher Course does not require pre-study.

Students completing CPR training course as the Standalone unit has two options to complete the pre-study.

The students can choose one of the two options to complete the pre-study course.

Paper-based workbook- this option is suitable for those students who do not have access to a computer or are not comfortable to use a computer.

The students who prefer paper-based workbook and manual can enrol into the course, once enrolled students can receive their workbook and manual through post or can pick from our office; or

The student can receive the manual and workbook through email, print it, complete and bring on the day of classroom based training. The workbook has 28 multiple choice and true and false questions.

E-book – This option is suitable for students who have access to and are comfortable in use of the computer.

Once you enrolled and paid, you will receive an email with your login and password which will give you access to the e-book, you will be able to complete your pre=study workbook online.

Once completed students will be able to print their certificate and will need to bring on the day of classroom based training.

What are qualification pathways after CPR course?

Participants seeking further training options to enhance their skill set such as HLTAID007 Provide advanced resuscitation or may undertake a range of qualifications from the HLT Health Training Package.

What do I need to wear on the day of practical training?

Due to nature of course with a plenty of practical exercises the participants are advised to wear casual comfortable attire. Skirts or dresses are not considered appropriate

What is the course fee?

The course fee is free of GST. The Training Manual and Workbook costs are included. For discounts and special offers Click Here.

What do I need to bring on the day of practical training?

Please bring Photo ID on the day of class to confirm your identification and your Completed Work Book (if applicable).

How can I enrol in the course?

You can enrol into our courses

Online Enrolment: You can enrol and pay online. Visit our website www.vigiltrainingcollege.nsw.edu.au and follow the enrolment procedure.

Phone/ Fax/Email: Call us on PH: 0420844453 or 02 8677 9062 to obtain the course information pack or alternatively download the information pack from our website. Fill the form and send back to us along with all the relevant documents through email/fax/post or drop in to submit it.

For further information or Assistance Please Contact Vigil Training College

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