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

This unit applies to all workers who may be required to provide CPR, in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.

Specific licensing /regulatory requirements relating to this competency, including requirements for refresher training should be obtained from the relevant national/state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authorities.



National Code 0008HCFXC
Study Areas Health Programs
Study Level Short Course

Jill Douglas, Danielle Leffers, Helen Ryan & Daniela Maher. 

This short course will provide you with the skills and knowledge required to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines.

It is delivered face to face during a 3 hours session combining theory and practical assessment. 

Following the successful completion of this short course, you will be able to:

  1. Respond to an emergency situation

  2. Perform CPR procedures

  3. Communicate details of the incident

Upon successful completion of all assessments, you will receive a statement of attainment for HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). 

Specific licensing /regulatory requirements relating to this competency, including requirements for refresher training should be obtained from the relevant national/state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authorities.

There are no prerequisites for this short course. 

All learning materials are provided to participants. 

This short course applies to all workers who may be required to provide CPR, in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.

Please contact firstaid@boxhill.edu.au for further information. 

Last updated: February 22, 2019 03:34pm