CPR Training | WorkSafe Connect | Brisbane | Townsville | Onsite

CPR / Apply Initial Response First Aid (AIRFA) Training

$110.00 (3.5 Hours)
$110.00 (3.5 Hours)

About this course

CPR / Apply Initial Response First Aid (AIRFA) Training

Townsville
Brisbane
Onsite

This 3.5 hour course is designed to ensure that students gain the skills and knowledge to apply basic first aid in the resource sector and how to perform CPR.

Our CPR training program aligns to the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines. It is appropriate to all those working in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.

The course is made up of the following nationally accredited units of competency:

  • HLTAID009 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • RIIERR205D – Apply initial response first aid

Please note, this course is not the 'first aid course' as stipulated in the Code of Practice - First Aid in the Workplace. For First Aiders in the workplace, the relevant course is 'HLTAID011 - Provide First Aid' and should be renewed every 3 years as outlined in this Code of Practice.

Please click here for further information on provide first aid.

Available Dates

Townsville Training

Bayswater Road, Garbutt, Townsville, QLD 4814

7:30am – 11:00am 13th March 2024

Reviews and testimonials

Very informative and easy to follow. Thank you.
Jessica T, Brisbane

It was very good training. Trainer had very good approach to deliver both theory and practical. I would say I feel big differences from my previous training. Thanks.
Muhammed A, Townsville

Dennis provided very good examples / scenarios to help understand content. Very knowledgeable and clear instruction. Course flowed very well. Learnt more than I thought.
Stewart B, Brisbane

James provides a very practical approach to training as well as providing real life scenarios as examples. Easy to understand and informative. Asks thought provoking questions which is good for testing and attention to detail.
Katie Marie S, Townsville

Course Details

There are two components to this course:

Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

Our CPR course focuses on ensuring that students have the knowledge and skills to confidently perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on an unconscious casualty.

Key areas covered by this course include:

  • Recognise an emergency situation
  • Identify and eliminate / minimise danger to self and others
  • Assess the casualty
  • DRS ABCD
  • Recognise the need for CPR
  • Seek assistance
  • Perform CPR
  • Capture and convey incident details
  • Psychological impacts to self and other rescuers
  • Incident response debrief

Apply Initial Response First Aid (AIRFA)

The AIRFA component of this course focuses on ensuring that students have the knowledge and skills to confidently perform initial response first aid. In addition to the key areas covered by CPR, it includes:

  • Legislation relevant to first aid
  • Rescuer obligations
  • First aid kits
  • First aid management of:
    • Bleeding
    • Shock
    • Burns
    • Crush injuries
    • Fractures
    • Soft tissue injuries
    • Snakebite

Training will be conducted by one of our experienced trainer assessors who have industry currency, strong knowledge of relevant legislation, regulations and industry standards.

Practical and theoretical activities drive the training experience to ensure that the training is engaging, interesting and relevant.

WorkSafe Connect offers this course:

  • Face to Face – Public Courses (Brisbane and Townsville)
  • Face to Face – Onsite (at your site / workplace)

If you would like to discuss delivery options in more detail, then please get in contact with us.

To complete the course, students must successfully complete all assessments which are aligned with the national unit of competency.

All assessments are completed during the course – no assessment activities need to be completed prior to or post the training course.

Upon successful completion of the course requirements, students will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for the following units of competency:

  • HLTAID009 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • RIIERR205D – Apply initial response first aid

If you have any questions, please get in touch with a member of the WorkSafe Connect team today.

x