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HLTAID009 – Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

2 Hours


Our most popular Express CPR Course, preparing you for delivering CPR in a range of settings.

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Learn at your own pace with our self-managed easy e-learning CPR course, followed by an express & fast in-person assessment


Our highly skilled team of Instructors give you access to a wealth of first aid experience and training to ensure you understand it all

Nationally Accredited CPR

Once you’ve completed the CPR training and passed the assessment you’ll receive a certificate, showing you’re recognised Australia-wide

12 Month Certificate Validity

HLTAID009 is valid for 12 months from the date of course completion, and is recommended annually to keep certification and knowledge current

About HLTAID009 CPR Course

Students completing this course will gain the skills and knowledge required to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines.

This unit applies to all persons who may be required to provide CPR in various situations, including community and workplace settings.

Skills Taught

  • Respond to emergency situations
  • Deliver CPR safely with modern techniques
  • Obtain consent and permission to treat
  • Perform manual rescue breathing
  • Perform chest compressions
  • Operate an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
  • Follow the DRS ABCD action plan
  • Assess risk to patient and yourself
  • Manage Duty of care to casualty
  • Wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

CPR Course Duration & Training Format:

2 Hours Total


Online CPR Course

1 Hour

Complete 1 hour of convenient e-learning from anywhere with internet access using your personal smartphone, laptop, or desktop computer


In-Person CPR Training

30 Minutes

Attend one of our physical training locations to revise the key elements in our exclusive CPR training presentation & observe the use of a Manikin and AED


Complete Assessment

30 Minutes

Demonstrate your new Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation skills on one Adult & one Infant Manikin in a safely simulated emergency setting


Get CPR Certification

Upon Completion

Receive your digital certificate the same day you pass the assessment, then download a copy to view or share on your personal devices

This course has no pre-requisite CPR knowledge requirements.

All e-learning and theory assessment must be completed before attending the course in person.

Participants must be physically able to perform at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR on the floor (to simulate a real casualty), and to lift and manipulate the training dummy.

All training and assessment will be done in English, requiring basic levels of reading, writing, and language ability. Please contact us if you have any concerns.

Upon completion of this course, the following unit(s) will be issued by ABC Licence Training Pty LTD – RTO 3399

HLTAID009 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

To view full unit details please visit https://training.gov.au/Training/Details/HLTAID009

Course Partnership

This course is provided in partnership with ABC First Aid (RTO 3399)

Training and assessment is delivered on behalf of ABC First Aid

Find student resources, policies, and procedures here: https://abcfirstaid.com.au/student-resources/

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Look around for any dangers present in the area



Does the patient respond to questions, or show signs of awareness?



Call 000 and ask them to send an ambulance for help



Check the airway for obstructions, and assess if you need to reposition the patient



Observe about their chest – is the patient breathing?



If patient isn’t breathing, begin cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), using 30 compressions and 2 breaths



Attach an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) and follow the audio instructions

What time does the course run?

The course runs in the morning, beginning around 8:00AM

What do I need to bring?

Bring your ID (such as a NSW Drivers Licence, Passport, Medicare Card), a black or blue ballpoint pen, and comfortable practical clothing

What is the cancellation/refund policy?

You can see the refund policy on the student resources page

How do I find the location address and information?

Find all our First Aid Course Locations on the Locations page

Where is my e-learning login information?

You’ll receive this by email after you complete a booking – if you can’t find it, please contact us

Can I complete the certification entirely online?

The certification requires in-person physical assessment of your skills and cannot be completed entirely online – but it does save a lot of time to do the study first!

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