HLTAID011 – Provide First Aid

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With instruction and practical training in line with legal, workplace and community considerations, Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines and other Australian national peak clinical bodies, this first aid course teaches the skills and knowledge to recognise emergencies and provide immediate and effective first aid treatment to any person suffering a sudden illness or injury.

The course covers assessing the casualty, providing safety, accessing emergency services, and using resources to provide first aid, such as providing CPR and using a defibrillator, administering an autoinjector for anaphylaxis, administering asthma medication, assisting someone choking, using appropriate immobilisation techniques for envenomation, fractures, dislocations, sprains and strains, managing casualties with non-life-threatening bleeding and shock.

You will learn basic anatomy, physiology and the differences between adults, children and infants relating to CPR, the importance of the chain of survival, written and verbal reporting of incident details, reviewing incidents to improve own skills and response times, to recognise psychological impacts, and seeking help as required.

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This course is delivered and assessed on behalf of Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909 by First Aid SA Training delivered by allens v2
The following units will be included in your certificate:
  • HLTAID009 - Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
  • HLTAID010 - Provide basic emergency life support.
  • HLTAID011 - Provide first aid.
This course can be delivered/assessed in the workplace or at facility organised by the training provider.
Participants must have the physical capacity to perform the practical demonstrations, such as 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR on the floor.  Pre-course study:   Students may be required to undertake online pre-course work prior to attending the face to face session depending on the course delivery mode. Online study:  Students must have access to a computer, smartphone, tablet or other electronic devices with access to the internet to complete the online/ pre-course studies.
Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks.
Certificates will require renewal after 36 months
Please note that enrolment to this course is made with Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. Please refer to the student handbook located on the RTO website ( for all details relating to rights and responsibilities including complaints and appeals.
Performance tasks and Practical scenarios:  
  • Perform CPR on an infant
  • Perform CPR on an adult  (incl. the use of an AED)
  • Breathing difficulties – Asthma
  • Anaphylaxis (allergic reaction) 
  • Choking with airway obstruction 
  • Unconscious casualty 
  • Bleeding and shock 
  • Snake or funnel-web spider bite 
  • Sprains and fractures 
Theory assessment  A written assessment consisting of multiple-choice questions. The student must complete all assessment questions. 
Group booking payment terms are based on an agreement between the client and the service provider. Training will be conducted on-site or in an agreed location between the client and provider.
Public Course only Course Fees and Payments  $150.00
Refresher min. duration:6 Hours
Blended min. duration:6 Hours
Face-to-face min. duration:7.5 Hours
Online with face-to-face min. duration:1 Hour