Provide First Aid Course


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Overview | Provide First Aid Course

Elevate your team’s competence in emergency first aid with our Provide First Aid Course, specifically tailored for diverse workplace environments. This on-site course is perfect for various industry sectors, customised to meet the unique first aid requirements of your workplace, ensuring the training is both relevant and directly advantageous for your team’s first aid response roles.

Conducted within your own workplace, our Provide First Aid Course offers an interactive and hands-on learning experience. We focus on scenarios that are closely aligned with your workplace conditions, ensuring that the skills acquired are not only practical but also immediately applicable to first aid duties.

Designed to fit your organisation’s schedule, our training minimises disruption to your regular operations. The provide first aid course program extends beyond basic first aid techniques, concentrating on developing confidence in emergency scenarios, heightened situational awareness, and preparedness for medical incidents, equipping team members to efficiently handle first aid emergencies.

Choose our Provide First Aid Course for an effective, impactful method to improve your team’s first aid skills in a workplace context. It’s a prudent choice for fostering a safer, more competent emergency response team.

Tailored Provide First Aid Course for Every Industry

Our training ensures your team is prepared to handle emergencies efficiently and confidently, no matter your field.

  • Healthcare Sector: For hospitals, clinics, and medical facilities, our course focuses on advanced patient care techniques and handling medical emergencies specific to healthcare settings.
  • Aged Care and Disability Services: Specially designed for carers in these sectors, our training includes managing age-related and disability-specific medical scenarios, providing compassionate and effective emergency care.
  • Education and Childcare: We tailor our first aid training for schools and childcare centres to include paediatric first aid, managing classroom emergencies, and ensuring the safety of children and teenagers.
  • Construction and Manufacturing: Our course for high-risk environments like construction sites and manufacturing plants emphasizes handling work-related injuries and rapid response to accidents.
  • Hospitality and Retail: We provide first aid training suitable for customer-facing staff, focusing on common injuries in restaurants, hotels, and shopping centres, and ensuring customer safety.
  • Corporate Offices: Our corporate first aid course covers common office-related medical scenarios, ensuring your staff can respond effectively to any situation, from minor injuries to more serious health emergencies.
  • Sports and Recreation: In the sports and recreation industry, our training is geared towards sports injuries, sprains, strains, and emergency response in active environments.
  • Transportation and Logistics: Our course for transportation and logistics staff focuses on roadside emergencies, trauma care, and first aid in transit situations.
  • Government and Public Services: For public service employees, our training includes scenario-based learning for a variety of emergency situations they might encounter in their line of duty.
  • Event Management and Entertainment: In the fast-paced environment of events and entertainment, our course prepares staff for crowd-related emergencies and rapid response to incidents in large gatherings.
  • Utilities and Energy Sector: We provide specialised first aid training for workers in remote or high-risk environments, focusing on handling emergencies where medical help is not immediately available.
  • Mining and Resource Extraction: Our course for the mining sector emphasises response to industrial accidents, trauma care, and handling emergencies in isolated locations.
  • Volunteer Organisations: We equip volunteers with first aid skills essential for community services and disaster response, ensuring they are ready to handle any situation they might encounter.

Our Provide First Aid Course is designed to meet the specific needs of your industry. Contact us to find out how we can help prepare your team for any medical emergency. Equip your staff with the essential skills to save lives and maintain safety in the workplace.


Students who are deemed competent will receive a Statement of Attainment, which is recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework. This training is nationally recognised:

Intrinsic Safety Pty Ltd (RTO45803) is responsible under the National Vocational Education and Training Regulator Act 2011 for the quality of the training and assessment being delivered in this course and for the issuance of all AQF certificates.

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Course Fees

  • Group Bookings Only: Currently, we’re focusing on group training sessions. Individual course bookings are not available at this time.

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Payment Information

  • Group Bookings: Custom payment solutions for every team. We’ll work with you to set up terms that align with your needs and ours.

This course can be delivered/assessed in the workplace or at a facility organised by Intrinsic Safety Pty Ltd (RTO 45803).

Course Duration & Modes

  • Face to Face Training: 8-hour intensive, hands-on session.
  • Enhanced Online Training: Online pre-learning and assessment and 2-hour practical assessment session.
  • Blended/Refresher Training: Mix of online pre-learning and 5-hour practical session, ideal for skill updates.

Each format is tailored to different learning styles and schedules, ensuring effective and efficient Provide First Aid Course.

Our detailed course outline ensures a thorough grasp of:

General Legal and Workplace Requirements:

  • Legal Requirements For Workplace First Aid
  • First Aid Code Of Practice
  • Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC)
  • Workplace Procedures And Policies
  • Safe Work Practices
  • Training Competency Requirements

First Aid Kit and Safety:

  • Workplace First Aid Kits
  • Workplace First Aid Kit Contents
  • Duty Of Care
  • Infection Control
  • Standard Precautions

Legal and Ethical Considerations:

  • Good Samaritan Laws
  • Skill Limitations
  • Consent
  • Legal Aspects Of Consent
  • Consequences Of Not Obtaining Consent

Emergency Response and Scene Management:

  • First Aid Emergencies
  • Recognising Possible First Aid Emergencies
  • Safety Priorities When Responding To Emergency
  • Conducting A Scene Hazard Assessment
  • Identifying Scene Hazards
  • Reducing Risk Of Hazards On Scene
  • Accessing Emergency Services
  • Communicating With Emergency Services
  • Conducting A Handover To Emergency Services

Documentation and Communication:

  • Completing A First Aid Report Form
  • Confidentiality Of Casualty Information
  • M.R.M.I.S.T.
  • Demonstrating Respectful Behaviours

Psychological Aspects and Support:

  • Psychological Impact To First Aiders
  • Critical Incident Debriefing
  • Managing Operational Stress
  • Mental Health Support Services
  • Post- Incident Review

Medical Knowledge and Skills:

  • Anatomical Differences By Age Group
  • Chain Of Survival
  • Primary Survey
  • Secondary Survey
  • S.A.M.P.L.E
  • Assessing Level Of Consciousness (LOC)
  • Using The AVPU Scale
  • Assessing Breathing
  • Indicators Of Respiratory Status
  • Recovery Position
  • Assessing Vital Signs
  • Vital Signs To Monitor
  • Normal Range Of Vital Signs
  • Responding To Changes In Casualty’s Condition
  • Maintaining Casualty Comfort

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and AED Use:

  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • High-Quality CPR Parameters
  • Performing High-Quality CPR
  • Correct Airway Positioning When Performing CPR
  • Effect Of Positional Change On Upper Airway
  • Hand Positioning For Compressions
  • Pit Stop Style Of CPR
  • Compressions-Only CPR
  • CPR Induced Consciousness
  • When To Cease CPR
  • Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
  • Shockable Heart Rhythms
  • AED Pad Placement
  • Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Safety
  • Using An AED On Pregnant Women
  • Using An AED With Oxygen Therapy
  • Using An AED Around Water
  • AED User Maintenance And Care

Specific Emergencies and Conditions:

  • Allergic Reaction
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Asthma
  • Minor Bleeding (Non-Life Threatening)
  • Major Bleeding (Life-Threatening)
  • Applying A Tourniquet
  • Applying A Haemostatic Dressing
  • Life Threatening Internal Bleeding
  • Cardiac Conditions
  • Choking
  • Stroke
  • Diabetes
  • Drowning
  • Snake Bite
  • Spider Bite (Non-Funnel Web)
  • Spider Bite (Funnel Web)
  • Tick, Bee, Wasp, And Ant Stings
  • Tropical Jellyfish Stings
  • Non-Tropical Jellyfish Stings
  • Blue Ringed Octopus And Cone Shell
  • Fish Stings

Injury Management and First Aid Techniques:

  • Eye Injury
  • Fracture
  • Splinting
  • Applying A Splint
  • Dislocation
  • Applying Slings
  • Strains/Sprains
  • Head Injury (Including Concussion)
  • Neck Injury
  • Spinal Injury
  • Hypothermia
  • Hyperthermia
  • Minor Wounds
  • Types Of Wounds
  • Nosebleed
  • Poisoning
  • Seizures
  • Shock
  • Sharps Injuries

Assessment Methods

We provide a well-rounded assessment process that encompasses both practical tasks and scenarios, as well as written theory assessments, throughout the training. This comprehensive approach ensures a thorough evaluation of your skills and knowledge, allowing you to demonstrate your competency in real-world application and theoretical understanding.

Specific assessment tasks to be undertaken include:

  • Knowledge Assessment
  • Perform Adult CPR and AED – Practical
  • Manage Unconscious Breathing Casualty – Practical
  • Perform Infant CPR – Practical
  • Communicate Details of Incident – Practical
  • Review of the Incident – Practical
  • Asthma – Practical
  • Anaphylaxis – Practical
  • Non-Life-Threatening Bleed – Practical
  • Choking – Practical
  • Shock – Practical
  • Nosebleed – Practical
  • Fractures – Practical
  • Envenomation – Practical
  • Sprains and Strains – Practical
  • Minor Wound Cleaning – Practical
  • Minor Dislocation – Practical
  • Respond to First Aid Incident – Practical

Entry Requirements

  • Pre-Course Study: Depending on the course mode, online pre-course work may be required before the face-to-face session.
  • Online Study Requirements: A computer, smartphone, tablet, or similar device with internet access is needed for online or pre-course studies.

For comprehensive details on your rights and responsibilities, including our complaints and appeals process, kindly refer to the Pre-Enrolment Participant Handbook on our website.

We’re committed to fostering an enriching learning environment. Key to this is understanding your Language, Literacy, Numeracy (LLN), and Digital Literacy skills, essential for your course success.

  • LLN Evaluation Verification

  • Digital Literacy Checklist

  • Formal LLN Evaluation

    • Tailored Support: If required, you can complete our Formal LLN Evaluation online, helping us understand your skill levels for personalised support.

These tools ensure you start your course with all the support you need for a successful learning journey. For any questions or extra assistance, feel free to contact our support team at [email protected].


Pre-Enrolment Participant Handbook

Intrinsic Safety Pty Ltd (RTO 45803) offers a detailed pre-enrolment participant handbook for those interested in our programs. This handbook helps you understand your rights when you enrol with us.

We advise you to read and understand the handbook thoroughly before enrolling in any nationally accredited training program offered by Intrinsic Safety Pty Ltd. This ensures you are well-informed about the enrolment process and the program details.

If there is anything in the handbook where you require further clarification, please do not hesitate to call Intrinsic Safety on 1300 990 336 and one of our friendly team members will be more than happy to assist you.

LLN and Digital Literacy

You can complete these activities, using the links below now, or once you have enrolled:

  • LLN Evaluation: It’s important for us to understand your language, literacy, and numeracy skills to best support your learning. Please complete the LLN Evaluation Verification, accessible HERE.
  • Digital Literacy Checklist: To ensure you’re prepared for our digital learning environment, please fill out the Pre-Enrolment Digital Literacy Checklist available HERE.
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