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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

  • Student-Focused for Better Training Outcomes

  • Royal Australian College of General Practitioners – endorsed

  • Australian College of Nursing – endorsed

  • Registered Training Organisation #31961 – established 1996

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Australia Wide First Aid Ballarat training centre

Our Ballarat training centre is ideal for your first aid course or CPR refresher. And here’s why…

Your course will be 10% cheaper than those offered elsewhere — guaranteed. Yet there are no compromises when it comes to accreditation and national recognition of your training.

We streamline the entire process. That’s the benefit of learning first aid with a nationally Registered Training Organisation (RTO #31961) that has trained well over a million Australians since we started in 1996.

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Online first aid course + face-to-face training

Our online first aid course can be done at your convenience.

Your free First Aid eBook will make it easy to complete the multiple-choice questionnaire. Once completed, simply submit your e-Learning by 11:59pm the day before your practical session.

This hands-on training and assessment is a model of efficiency too. Your first aid trainer will help you skill up and gain knowledge in an enjoyable session at our Ballarat training centre.

The entire process is designed to help you get your certificate the same day.

Your first aid certificate will be recognised Australia-wide — after all, you’re with a fully accredited training organisation (RTO #31961).

Selecting your CPR First Aid course

See which courses are available using the Selector in the red banner above.

The selector covers our first aid training Australia-wide, showing dates and times for each course, along with prices. That said… if you see the equivalent course at a cheaper price, we’ll beat it by 10% !

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Accredited first aid training

Australia Wide First Aid certificates are fully accredited, which means they will be recognised and accepted Australia-wide.

We are a Registered Training Organisation (RTO #31961). Our courses and trainers comply fully with the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) and Australian Vocational Education and Training (VET).

Our CPR and first aid training follow guidelines established by the Australian Resuscitation Council.

Workplace first aid for businesses

If you are a business owner in Ballarat, our group courses are ideal for workplace first aid training.

Your staff can be trained at your premises and the first aid course can be tailored to address the health and safety concerns specific to your workplace.

The entire process makes it easier for your administration and offers the least disruption with your staff remaining on-site and receiving the most relevant CPR first aid training.

Business owner obligations

Our group first aid courses satisfy an important aspect of your legal obligations as a business owner and provide you with peace of mind. Call us to learn more.

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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Important Student Information & Course Details

Get started with your first aid training

It takes little more than a few clicks to book online for first aid training. Or phone and our friendly team will book you in at a time that fits your schedule.

If you’re a business owner, get in touch with us today and we’ll organise first aid training for your staff. Call or message us from our contact page.

Location

Australia Wide First Aid Ballarat

City Oval Bowling Club Ballarat
Training Room
1406 Sturt St
Lake Wendouree VIC 3350

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Getting Here

Our Ballarat first aid training centre is easily reached.

PUBLIC TRANSPORT

Your public transport options can be seen at this Travel Victoria Ballarat link.

NOTE: Please plan to arrive 15 minutes prior to course commencement and respect the busy schedules of all in attendance. Late arrivals cannot be guaranteed entry.

Food & Refreshment

Drinking water is readily available.

A 30 minute lunch break is scheduled for courses running over 4 hours. You are welcome to bring your lunch.

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:


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 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 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.



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 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.

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Proof of Double Vaccination is required at this first aid training centre.
Admission to the venue will not be possible without showing proof via documentation or via the relevant app.

An alternative option would be to choose another of our training centres that does not currently ask for proof of double vaccination.

For further information: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Victoria

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