Provide First Aid

Course Description

Learn first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills to prepare you for emergency situations in the community and at a workplace through DGT’s First Aid course.

You will learn how to:

  • manage unconscious breathing and non-breathing adults
  • manage unconscious non-breathing infants
  • recognise the signs and symptoms of common injuries and illness and provide appropriate first aid treatment, and
  • provide an accurate report of first aid incidents.

The course is a blended delivery of online and face to face learning and assessment activities.

A First Aid certificate will be valid in the workplace for three years. The CPR component is valid for 12 months.

Career Opportunities

This course is suitable for people who work in health care, aged care, teaching, resources, drilling, construction and trades, and hospitality industries.

Core Units

Course Requirements

To undertake this training, participants must:

  • Have sufficient English language and visual interpretation skills.
  • Undertake practical training and assessments at floor level (this includes demonstrating CPR on a manikin for a period of two minutes. If you have poor mobility or a current injury please discuss this with the DGT team prior to booking).
  • Provide a consent form completed by your legal guardian if you are under the age of 18.
  • Have access to a computer or tablet with internet access for online pre-course activities.
  • Complete all online pre-course learning and assessment prior to attending the face to face workshop.

To enrol in this course, please contact DGT.

  • HLTAID009
    Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • HLTAID010
    Provide basic emergency life support
  • HLTAID011
    Provide First Aid

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Course Delivery

  • Delivered at DGT Training Centres in Toowoomba and Brisbane (Meadowbrook). Ask us about on-site bookings for large groups.

Program Length

  • Self-paced online pre-course reading and theory assessment, plus one day of face to face classroom practical training and assessment.

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Eligibility criteria applies. Contact DGT for more information.

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