Unit Code for Course

HLTAID009 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation


This course is delivered over half a day.


The cost to complete this qualification is $80

Entry Requirements 

Must be able to read and write basic English. 

CPR First-Aid Course Training in Melbourne- Procon Training

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) involves applying chest compressions and rescue breaths to people having a cardiac arrest.

The CPR course provides the skills and knowledge required for performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in accordance with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines.

You will also learn when and how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED) and the procedure for completing a workplace incident form. The course is required learning for workers who may need to perform CPR, in a range of situations including community and workplace settings.

 Why Enrol In The CPR First-Aid Course?

The CPR First Aid Course is a hands-on training course to help you respond swiftly and appropriately in the event a worker, visitor or other individual suffers a cardiac arrest.

While minor injuries can be treated without special training, in the case of an unconscious casualty, it takes knowledge and skill to perform CPR.

The CPR course covers an introduction to first aid principles, airway and breathing management and cardio-pulmonary resuscitation breathing and early defibrillation.

Outcomes You Can Expect After Completing The CPR First-Aid Course

On completion of this course, you will have the knowledge and skills to:

  • Recognise an emergency requiring CPR and be able to take swift action
  • Perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) in accordance with the Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines including: Rescue Breaths, Chest Compressions, When to Stop CPR and Dealing with Infants
  • Follow guidelines for implementing: airway management of the unconscious casualty, ongoing management, reassurance and moving the injured patient
  • Accurately communicate and report details of an incident
  • Understand legal considerations including: Duty of Care, Negligence and Confidentiality
  • Learn about hazard identification and risk management
  • Communicate with casualties, call for assistance, allocate roles and responsibilities for post-incident equipment clean-up
  • Carry out a primary examination, follow DRSABCD’s Emergency Action Plan/Basic Flowchart
  • Understand the defibrillation including; The Features of Modern Defibrillators, Operating a Defibrillator and Defibrillator Products

Why Choose Procon Training for the CPR First-Aid Course in Melbourne?

Procon Training is an accredited provider of CPR Courses. Our course is comprehensive and has been designed to help you learn a life-saving skill which is invaluable to employers.

Whether you have not undergone first-aid training before or are looking to update your skills, we provide you with practical learning so you become an asset to the organisation you work for.

Our course is aimed at preparing you to deal with an emergency first aid situation using a practical approach to CPR.

When training with us, you will gain important life-saving skills which will not only help you respond in an emergency but also ensure you meet your first aid certification annual requirements provided your first aid certificate is current.

If you work in high-risk environments or industries where the job role requires you to hold a first aid certification, our course will ensure you meet WorkSafe requirements.

For enquiries, please call 0404 554 535 or email enquiries@procon.edu.au