HLTAID001 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation


This unit applies to all workers who may be required to provide CPR in a range of situations, include community and workplace settings.

Course Name: HLTAID001 - Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Course Code: HLTAID001
Course Duration: 4 hours
Training Plans: Provide CPR

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines.


Training and assessment for this unit is competency based. Training and assessment may include but is not limited to practical class sessions, written work and emergency scenarios.
The theory component of this program can be completed externally. It will be necessary to attend a one to three hours (depending on previous experience) practical training and assessment to finalise this course.

Entry Requirements:

There are no entry requirements for this program; however it is recommended that students be over 15 years of age and have sufficient literacy, numeracy and visual interpretation skills to successfully complete the course.

Qualification Requirements:

Successful completeion of this course will enable the nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for HLTAID001 Provide CPR

Units of Competence:
CodeUnit NameType
HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulminary resuscitation

This program can be undertaken through the following payment arrangements;
Fee for service