Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) - HLTAID001

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation HLTAID009 course provides you with the knowledge and skills in performing Basic Life Support inclusive of Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR).


  • First Aid Principles

  • Infection Control & Hygiene

  • Legal Aspects of First Aid

  • Incident Approach and Management

  • Patient Assessment

  • Basic Life Support

  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

  • The activation and use of an Automated External Defibrillation (AED)


Required assessment

This course includes both a theoretical and practical assessment component. Theory assessment includes the completion of a multiple choice quiz. Topics are discussed and displayed in a scenario base setting giving students a real understanding of how these skills could be applied in real life.

A practical assessment includes a formal assessment of practical skills, including resuscitation skills.

Please note: All participants must be able to perform at least two minutes of uninterrupted CPR, on both an infant resuscitation mannequin and an adult resuscitation mannequin placed on the floor with correct technique, to be marked as competent.


On completion

On successful completion of this course, participants will be awarded the nationally accredited statement of attainment –HLTAID009 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation.

In order to perform this course you will need to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

It is a requirement from the Australian Government Department of Industry that all students must have a USI before completing this course.

To obtain a USI please go to 

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