First Aid Course Townsville

Benefits of our first aid training in Townsville

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  • Online First Aid Course + Face-to-Face Training

  • Same-Day First Aid Certificate – Nationally Recognised

  • Group First Aid Courses at Your Site

  • Royal Australian College of General Practitioners – endorsed

  • Australian College of Nursing – endorsed

  • Registered Training Organisation #31961

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Same-day first aid certificate in Townsville

Your Statement of Attainment (PDF) is emailed direct to your inbox the very same day once you’ve successfully completed all the requirements of your Townsville first aid course.

Not only can get your first aid certificate in just one day, your Australia Wide First Aid certificate will be accepted Australia-wide.

Your first aid course will also be 10% cheaper than any competitor’s price. We guarantee it.

Choose from the following first aid courses in Townsville.

HLTAID011 Provide First Aid
HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an education and care setting (Child Care First Aid)

Become an asset to the Townsville community by enrolling in a first aid course today!

Find out more. Call us on 07 3437 7500 or sending an email to

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Australia Wide First Aid Townsville


Townsville Golf Club
Benson Street
South Townsville, QLD 4812

Life in Townsville is the envy of many — a picturesque regional Queensland city on the north-eastern coast of Queensland. A young vibrant population. Home to the North Queensland Cowboys NRL team.

It’s a laidback city. All that said, first aid has a big role to play.

Along with being a major industrial centre, serving as a base for some of the world’s largest refineries for zinc, nickel, and copper, Townsville has more than its share of unexpected accidents and medical emergencies, including encounters with marine life.

Learning first aid, you’ll be prepared. You’ll be on the front foot and you’ll be contributing to a wonderful community here in Townsville.

You can easily reach our first aid training centre in Townsville from:

  • Aitkenvale
  • Annandale
  • Belgian Gardens
  • Bohle
  • Brookhill
  • Castle Hill
  • Chandler
  • Cluden
  • Condon
  • Cranbrook
  • Currajong
  • Douglas
  • Garbutt
  • Garbutt East
  • Gulliver
  • Heatley
  • Hermit Park
  • Hyde Park Castletown
  • Idalia
  • James Cook University
  • Julago
  • Kirwan
  • Mount Louisa
  • Mount St John
  • Mount Stuart
  • Mundingburra
  • Murray
  • Mysterton
  • North Ward
  • O'Reilly
  • Oonoonba
  • Pallarenda
  • Pimlico
  • Railway Estate
  • Rasmussen
  • Roseneath
  • Rosslea
  • Rowes Bay
  • Shaw
  • South Townsville

Trusted first aid training in Townsville

Australia Wide First Aid conducts streamlined first aid courses in Townsville.

Our courses are designed for busy people — time-poor but needing to get their first aid certificate either for the very first time, or wanting renew their certification as quickly as possible.

As a nationally recognised training organisation (RTO 31961), our courses are taught by first aid trainers who are second to none.

Our first aid training complies with the highest industry standards, including the VET Quality Framework and guidelines set by the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC).

In addition, our First Aid courses are endorsed by the Royal Australian College of general Practitioners (RACGP) and the Australian College of Nursing (ACN).

This high quality first aid training is not only available at our Townsville first aid course training venue, our experienced first aid instructors can also provide group first aid training at your home or workplace.


Australia Wide First Aid Townsville

Townsville Golf Club
Benson St
South Townsville
QLD 4812

Getting Here

CAR – FREE onsite parking is available. From the Townsville CBD, travel south along Bowen Road out of the city until you reach the Townsville Golf Club. Turn left into Benson Street.


BUS – 5 MINS walk – Bowen Road stops

Food & Refreshment

Water is available throughout the day.

There is a 30 minute lunch break for courses running over 4 hours. No external food is allowed. There are limited food venues within walking distance.

NOTE: Please make sure 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 first aid certification. These courses include:

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, as taught in our first aid course: Provide CPR

HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

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 first aid 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.

HLTAID011 Provide First Aid

By far our most popular first aid 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 first aid 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.

You first aid 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.

Woman attending to a man's injured ankle – bandaging techniques taught in Provide First Aid course
After your Australia Wide First Aid course, you'll be able to bandage injuries like this child has suffered to her arm

HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an education and care setting

This is the ideal first aid 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 first aid course 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 first aid 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 first aid 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 first aid 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 your certificate, 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 first aid certification is 14 years.

Where are first aid courses held?

Group first aid 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 first aid training for both groups and individuals is also regularly available at locations throughout

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What you gain by learning first aid

Enrolling in a first aid course can earn you points for Continuing Professional Development (CPD).

First aid certification can also improve your career prospects, as it highlights your skills and drive to learn, lead, and help others.

More than that, learning first aid makes you more capable of accomplishing the Three Ps — preserving life, preventing further injury, and promoting recovery — in cases of emergency.

The skills and techniques that you’ll learn in our first aid courses will allow you to help a person in need, regardless of whether it’s a member of your family, someone from work, or a complete stranger.

practicing CPR in a course

How can you join a first aid course?

Australia Wide First Aid Townsville offers training courses that allow professionals and students alike to gain their first aid certification with minimal disruption to their busy schedules.

To sign up, simply choose a course from our list, make your payment, and provide a valid unique student identifier (USI).

You will need to complete your e-Learning — some pre-course reading from your First Aid eBook and a multiple-choice online first aid course assignment. Simply submit the finished e-learning assessment the night before your face-to-face training, as a condition of entry into the class.

After completing these course requirements, you will receive your Statement of Attainment PDF by email a few hours.

Be an asset to your Townsville community by enrolling in a first aid course today!

Find out more. Call us on 07 3437 7500 or sending an email to

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