First Aid Course Toowoomba
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Australia Wide First Aid Toowoomba training centre
Even in the beautiful garden city of Toowoomba, injuries and medical emergencies strike anytime and anywhere.
A fully accredited first aid course will help prepare you for such emergencies.
If you want your certificate cheaper and faster, Australia Wide First Aid — a nationally registered training organisation (RTO 31961) — has a first aid training centre in Toowoomba for you.
With a population of more than 135,000, Toowoomba has earned the attention of sports enthusiasts, particularly those interested in mountain biking and motocross.
This gorgeous garden city, with its many heritage-listed sites, parks and gardens, and academic institutions, attracts visitors from all over the country — especially in September when Toowoomba hosts the annual Carnival of Flowers.
Australia Wide First Aid‘s Toowoomba training centre services the following areas:
- Centenary Heights
- East Toowoomba
- Kearneys Spring
- South Toowoomba
About our first aid training in Toowoomba
Enrolling in one of our Toowoomba first aid courses is a career booster. It can also prove to be a life-saver.
First aid — in Toowoomba and anywhere else in Australia for that matter — should arguably be a civic duty.
Australia Wide First Aid offers high quality courses conducted by the only best first aid trainers.
We’ve streamlined our training methods to provide fast, cheap first aid courses and first aid certification refreshers that make it a no-brainer — no matter whether you’re refreshing your skills and renewing your certification, or qualifying in first aid for the first time.
The VET Quality Framework is our guide to ensuring consistency and quality in our classes.
Our CPR first aid courses are endorsed by both the Australian College of Nursing (ACN) and the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP).
Along with getting your first aid certificate the same day as your course, your Australia Wide First Aid certificate will be recognised and accepted Australia-wide.
Group first aid training
We also offer on-site first aid training for groups. In addition to holding first aid courses at our Toowoomba training centre, our trainers can come to you to conduct a group first aid course that addresses the health and safety concerns at your actual workplaces.
The courses we provide are:
Public transport to the Australia Wide First Aid Toowoomba training centre brings you to just 3 minutes’ walk from the bus stop.
Car parking, if you follow this advice, will not a problem when attending your Toowoomba first aid course.
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PUBLIC TRANSPORT (MAP)
BUS – 3 MINS walk – Ruthven Street nearest stop (905)
CAR – Paid parking is available the Council car park at the rear of the Hotel, corner Neil & Annand Streets. Cost (as at 15/06/2021): $1.90/hour, maximum $9 on weekday; $4.80 on Saturday. Coins or credit card. Street parking for the duration of your course is limited.
Food & Refreshment
Water is available throughout the day.
There is a 30 minute lunch break for courses running over 4 hours. The club offers a hot carvery daily and coffee shop. No external food is allowed.
NOTE: Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your course commencement. Late arrivals may not be accommodated due to health measures and disruption to the first aid course in progress.
Australia Wide First Aid courses
Australia Wide First Aid provides short courses designed for individuals and groups to gain
nationally accredited certification. These courses include:
Learn the proper application of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
Provide CPR is trained and assessed in line with Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines.
Your technique will be fine-tuned in face-to-face training that follows streamlined e-Learning you can complete at your convenience.
You'll learn the knowledge and skills required to provide CPR, to manage and assess an emergency situation, and how to use an automatic external defibrillator (AED).
The First Aider's legal responsibilities will be discussed. You'll also learn the all-important DRSABCD first aid strategy.
Depending on your learning ability, you should allow up to 2.5 hours for reading and e-Learning. Face-to-face training and assessment takes 2 hours in a classroom environment.
Your nationally recognised CPR certification — emailed to you the same day as course completion – officially recognises your ability to respond effectively to cardiac and breathing-related emergencies.
Don’t hesitate to enrol in this course and find out how good it feels to have the skills to save lives.
By far our most popular course, Provide First Aid is a requirement for workplace first aid compliance.
Previously known as Apply First Aid and Senior First Aid, this course includes 4 jam-packed hours of face-to-face training, preceded by highly informative e-Learning that has been streamlined for accelerated certification.
This course covers the skills and knowledge involved in providing a first aid response as well as how to provide life support.
You'll learn first aid management of casualty(ies), the incident and other first aiders, until qualified emergency help arrives to take over.
Depending on your learning ability, you should allow up to 6 hours for reading and e-Learning. Face-to-face training and assessment takes 4 hours in a classroom environment.
Your certificate — HLTAID011 Provide First Aid PDF Statement of Attainment – will be emailed to you the same day you complete your course.
Current industry standards recommend renewing this certification every 3 years with the CPR component due for renewal every 12 months.
This is the ideal course for parents of young children, as well as those interested in working in the care or education sectors.
With its focus on first aid for infants and children, this course also covers first aid management of medical conditions and injuries of all types.
You’ll learn to properly assess emergency situations, in addition to CPR techniques that apply to infants, children, and adults.
The course covers the knowledge and skills required to respond to first aid emergencies, including asthmatic and anaphylactic emergencies.
The training is in accordance with Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines and may contribute towards approved first aid, asthma and anaphylaxis training requirements defined by Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA).
Depending on your learning ability, you should allow up to 6 hours for reading and e-Learning. You’ll gain further valuable information in 5 hours of streamlined face-to-face training and assessment in a classroom environment.
Students are unanimous in saying this fascinating session is empowering and a highly enjoyable way to gain certification in Child Care First Aid.
Current industry standards recommend renewing this certification every 3 years, with the CPR component due for renewal every 12 months.
Frequently Asked Questions
How long does first aid qualification take?
First aid qualification can be done in one day, provided you complete the required e-Learning prior to the day of your course.
The e-Learning is an online module, comprising reading material — First Aid eBook (free download) — plus a multiple-choice quiz you can do in your own time, logging back in as time permits.
Simply submit your completed e-Learning by 11:59pm the day before your scheduled face-to-face training and assessment. This practical session is also streamlined, taking 2 to 5 hours, depending on which course you take.
How long does my certificate last for?
The official recommendation for Provide First Aid and Child Care First Aid, is to renew your certification every 3 years. The validity period for the Provide CPR certificate is 12 months from date of issue.
How much does a course cost?
The cost for an Australia Wide First Aid course is cheaper than you'll find anywhere else — whether for Provide CPR, Provide First Aid, or Child Care First Aid.
Our Best Price Guarantee gives you a 10% advantage over any competing first aid courses.
The drop-down selector at the top of our web pages shows up-to-the-minute prices and availability for all our courses.
Are first aid certificates accepted in all states?
Australia Wide First Aid certificates will be recognised and accepted all over Australia. Our certificates are officially accredited and comply with national regulatons and standards.
Your first aid certificate will be beneficial to your career. Sent to you as a PDF the day you complete your course, you'll be able to print it, as well as email it to employers.
Are school first aid courses available?
Our trainers are available for group first aid courses. The minimum age for certification is 14 years.
Where are courses held?
Group training can be conducted at your site. This is by arrangement and makes training and booking easy for you to manage.
More importantly, this group first aid training can be tailored to suit the health and safety concerns specific to your workplace.
Our training for both groups and individuals is also regularly available at locations throughout
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Benefits of learning first aid
Learning first aid will benefit not only you but also the people around you.
It will enable you to provide immediate medical assistance to sick or injured family, friends, and workmates. In addition to medical care, you can also provide reassurance to the person.
Your first aid certificate will improve your prospects for employment opportunities. Employers will notice your willingness to take responsibility, make sound decisions and maintain a calm demeanour even in times of emergency.
How to get first aid certified
Booking online for first aid courses is easy. Or you could phone and have our friendly team take care of your booking for you — as an individual, or arrange for group first aid training to be held at your site.
Our first aid courses have 2 components: an online first aid course module, and a face-to-face training and assessment module.
The online course comprises a multiple-choice e-Learning quiz that needs to be completed the night before the face-to-face training session.
After completing both modules of your course, you can expect to receive your first aid certificate PDF the same day.
These streamlined courses from Australia Wide First Aid are a convenient option for earning Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points.
Group first aid training is ideal for workplace compliance and first aid certification with minimal downtime to yourself or your staff.