CPR Training

Perform CPR -Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

National Course Code: HLTCPR201A

Course Content:

CPR is one of the essential skills in responding to and treating life threatening situations. This course teaches the basic skills required to perform CPR and use an Automated External Defibrillator. Individuals will learn to follow the Emergency Action Plan, manage the unconscious casualty, give rescue breaths, chest compressions and manage choking. This course has a 4 hour hands-on training option or can be completed with a combination of online and classroom instruction

Skills and Knowledge Include:

•    DRSABCD Emergency Action Plan
•    Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
•    Use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
•    Managing the unconscious casualty

On successful completion of the course you will receive:
•    Statement of Attainment
•    A4 size certificate + plastic wallet card
•    Key-ring facemask
•    First Aid Quick Guide
•    The confidence to perform CPR in an emergency situation

Duration of course: 4 hours classroom training & assessment  or 2 hours classroom training + completion of theoretical component online or by written mode.
Certification: Legislative approval for 3 years from the completion date.  Annual refreshers are recommended to maintain current CRP skills.

Award Issued: Statement of attainment on successful completion of the course.  This unit of competency is nationally recognised on the National Training Information Service website: http//www.ntis.gov.au.

Prerequisites and requirements: Students must be 14 years or older.
An online workbook or written workbook must be completed prior to the commencement of the course.

Assessment tools: Multiple choice exam & ongoing practical assessment throughout the course.
Recommended: comfortable attire should be worn.

Refresher: 2 hours classroom training.  Annual refreshers are recommended to maintain current CRP skills.