Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Course
Conducted by our experienced first aid trainers, this cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) course is designed to provide participants with skills and knowledge to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in line with Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines. Those who are required to provide emergency first aid response in the workplace or home should attend this course.
Your cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) qualification is recommended to be refreshed at least every 12 months. This course will provide that refresher qualification.
Our First Aid course is the minimum recommended qualification for anyone required to perform first aid in the workplace (this includes designated first aiders, personal trainers, child-care professionals etc) and includes the cardiopulmonary resuscitation component.
Our Advanced First Aid course provides more advanced skills required of those who work in larger facilities or groups or in areas where medical help may be delayed.
Face to Face
$90 per person
Contact us for corporate / group pricing options.
Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be awarded the following statement of attainment:
This course is delivered and assessed on behalf of Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909 by Intrinsic Safety Training (ABN 61 135738856).
Course Delivery Details
- Face to Face: 3 hours (minimum) full face to face course
- Blended Delivery: 2 hours (minimum) face to face course with the addition of 1 hour self-paced learning to be completed prior to attending the face to face course
- Refresher Training: 2 hours (minimum) face to face course – conditions apply for this option, for example, you will need to provide previous current certificates
- Online Training with Face to Face Assessment: 20 minutes (minimum) face to face assessment with the addition of 3 hours of self-paced learning to be completed prior to attending the face to face course.
Course Delivery Options
This course will be delivered in the workplace or at an Intrinsic Safety Training or Third party facility.
Pre-Course Study Options
If there is pre-course study for the course, it is found in the student portal.
Students must have access to a computer, phone, tablet etc. with access to the internet to complete the pre-course study online.
Important information regarding course durations:
Course durations are reflective of group sizes between 4 and 15 students.
If there are less students in a group course duration may be reduced by a maximum of 10%.
Therefore, if a class size exceeds 15 students it may be necessary to increase course duration.
Individual bookings require payment upfront or at time of booking.
Group booking payment terms are based on agreement between the client and Intrinsic Safety Training.
Please refer to our refund policy.
Course Content and Assessment
The key areas covered by this course include:
State/Territory regulations, first aid codes of practice and workplace procedures
Duty of care requirements
Privacy and confidentiality requirements
Considerations when providing CPR
Chain of survival
Performing CPR on both adults and infants
Appropriate use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
Students will have to carry out various physical practical exercises. Therefore students should be capable of conducting the following activities:
Perform single rescuer CPR on an adult casualty , uninterrupted for 2 minutes
- Perform single rescuer CPR on an infant casualty, uninterrupted for 2 minutes
It is a training package requirement of this course that you are physically capable of performing uninterrupted CPR for at least 2 minutes on a CPR manikin placed on the floor.
Both practical (tasks and scenarios) and written theory assessments will be conducted during face to face training sessions.
Students undertaking this course will have to demonstrate the following to be eligible for entry:
Language, Literacy and Numeracy
Sufficient English language, literacy, numeracy and visual interpretation skills to successfully complete this course
Personal safety equipment must be provided by/for the student and worn during training
Students attending courses at our venues must provide:
Lunch (cafes operate within or close to all of our training venues)
Appropriate clothing (preferably long pants and closed footwear)
Student Rights and Responsibilities
The Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) requires that students be aware of their rights and responsibilities once they have selected their training provider. By enrolling into any of our courses you are deemed to have accepted the terms and conditions outlined in our Student Handbook.
Students will be required to show proof of identification at the commencement of the course.