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Course Name
Provide CPR & AED HLTAID001

Superseded by HLTAID009 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Course Cost
Course Code
HLTAID001 (Old code HLTCPR211A)
Course AKA code(s)
Provide CPR
Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Perform CPR
CPR refresher
CPR update course
Is the course accredited?
Does the course meet workplace requirements?
Course length
2 Hour Course Available Discounts
Group Booking Discounts Available

HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)

Course superseded by HLTAID009 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

According to the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines, this two-hour course covers the skills and knowledge required to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).

HLTAID001- Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is the most comprehensive CPR course available. This unit applies to all workers required to provide CPR in various situations, including community and workplace settings.

Qualification & Certification

After completing HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), you will receive a Nationally Accredited Statement of Attainment on the same day. This unit of competency covers:

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

Related Courses

This unit of competency (HLTAID001- Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation) is a component of the following courses delivered by First Aid Courses Murray Bridge:

Refresher & Reaccreditation

Your HLTAID001- Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certificate is valid for 12 months. It’s recommended you complete a refresher course on an annual basis in line with industry standards to keep knowledge and skills up to date.

Workplace Requirements

The CPR course provides appropriate training for staff that require CPR training as recommended by the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines. The training comprises practical training plus face-to-face training.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Many health practitioners must complete CPD points each year to maintain their practising certificates. This CPR course attracts 2.5CPD hours in line with professional bodies.

Course Content

In this CPR course, you will acquire competency in HLTAID001- Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). The knowledge and skills will enable participants to sustain life and minimise the consequences until professional help arrives.

You will learn:

  • The most up-to-date basic life support principles
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)-the technique of chest compressions combined with rescue breathing
  • The purpose of CPR is to temporarily maintain a circulation sufficient to preserve brain function until specialised treatment is available.
  • CPR techniques on adults and infants
  • Legal responsibilities of the first aider
  • Covering infection control and reporting
  • What to do when the heart stops

How to Assess an Emergency Situation


  1. DANGERS Check for danger (hazards/risks/safety)
  2. RESPONSIVENESS Check for response (if unresponsive)
  3. SEND Send for help
  4. AIRWAY Open the airway
  5. BREATHING Check breathing (if not breathing / abnormal breathing)
  6. CPR Start CPR (give 30 chest compressions followed by two breaths)
  7. DEFIBRILLATION Attach an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) as soon as available and follow the prompts.