Provide first aid (sometimes known as Senior or Workplace level 2 first aid)

Course Date:       13 December 2019
ID Provide first aid (sometimes known as Senior or Workplace level 2 first aid)
Location Alice Springs
Closing Date 13 December 2019 (18 weeks to go)

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Course fee:

Price per person $185.00
* Corporate class bookings ($175.00) - max 10 per class with split classes up to 20 participants
* Remote travel is additional to the course cost, and will be quoted on request
Fees are payable though the website at time of booking and may be tax deductible to eligible students. All fees must be paid before a Certificate or Statement of Attainment is issued. Pre-payment secures your enrolment for this course.

Course Information

This industry standard HLTAID003 Provide first aid course (also known as Senior First Aid or Workplace Level 2) is nationally accredited, providing successful participants with the knowledge and skill to confidently recognise and respond to an emergency situation requiring first aid, is suitable for the general public, students and corporate clients delivered in town or at remote locations, and can be tailored to suit your specific requirements.

It is a requirement of the NT WorkSafe - First Aid Code of Practice to renew your first aid qualification every three years and CPR (HLTAID001) annually, this HLTAID003 Provide first ad course includes cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and basic life support training, stand alone training for these units can be found at HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation and HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support, additional information on accredited training can be found at (replaces the NTIS).

Recognition Prior Learning (RPL), Credit Transfer (CT) and National Recognition

The course will be pre-empted by any learning achieved through formal education and training (credit transfer) and learning achieved outside the formal education and training system (RPL), or recognition of AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by training organisations registered in any Australian jurisdiction as described in the Student Handbook.

Training and assessment arrangements:

This accredited course is delivered in English (unless otherwise arranged), and offered in three (3) formats, all of which provide participants with the knowledge and skills to confidently recognise and respond to an emergency situation requiring first aid.  All courses are conducted either on site or at our training rooms, at a time to suit the facility or the majority of the participants.  Applicants must possess functional written and spoken English skills.

  1. One Day course with on-line learning completed prior to the one-day practical workshop.
  2. Two Day course (one full + one 1/2 day) to support ESL participants in remote areas
  3. Three day course (6hrs each day over 3 days) specifically designed for delivery in remote areas 


The one day course an on-line learning and knowledge assessment (including video and written material) is completed prior to the face to face session.  The on-line work can be progressed in one or multiple logon/logoff sessions, providing a self paced flexible method of learning the theory of First Aid in the comfort of one's own home, at work, or wherever an internet connection is available.  Should you have difficulty completing the online workbook, or require support, please contact our office for alternate methods of theory assessment.

The two day course is designed to support ESL participants, or participants who believe they will have difficulty completing the on-line learning and knowledge assessment.  The Two day course theory assessments are delivered verbally to participants, in the two day course, on prior arrangement.

The three day course is specifically designed for delivery in remote locations where workplace or other time restrictions preclude full day attendance, with theory assessments delivered verbally to participants on prior arrangement.

Our First Aid educator observes the participants application of skills and knowledge throughout the face to face practical session, during simulated emergency scenarios, contextualised to the candidate's workplace/community settings, and other skill stations.  CPR assessment requires candidates to perform at least two (2) minutes of single rescuer uninterrupted CPR on an adult resuscitation manikin placed on the floor and an infant resuscitation manikin placed on a firm surface.  Participants will also apply an AED during an emergency CPR scenario, on an adult resuscitation manikin placed on the floor.

Students under 14 years of age must provide written permission to attend the course from their parent or guardian.

Text Books & Learning support

Participants recieve a hard copy Emergency First Aid reference book with over 250 pages of information to assist you in maintaining your knowledge over time, up to advanced level's of First Aid.  LLN support can be provided to participants on request, which includes additional face to face time with the trainer/assessor

Course subjects:

1 competency unit is required for award of this qualification, with content including:

  • Principles of First Aid, legal issues
  • Infectious Diseases and Hygiene
  • Basic Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Management of Conscious and Unconscious Casualties
  • Airway Management
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Bleeding
  • Shock
  • Burns
  • Fractures and Soft Tissue Injuries
  • Head Injuries
  • Ear, Eye and Facial Injuries
  • Chest, Pelvic and Spinal Injuries
  • Diabetes, Epilepsy, Stroke, Asthma
  • Heart Conditions
  • Environmental Exposure (hot and cold)
  • Poisons, Bites and Stings

Also encompassing an introduction to use of the Epi-Pen, the Automated External Defibrillation (AED) and special needs of remote area practice.

Additional information

Additional information on accredited training can be found at

This one day course is conducted under the auspices and in partnership with APL Group Pty Ltd RTO 3586 t/as Australian First Aid.

Remote travel is additional to the course cost, and will be quoted on request.

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