First Aid Course Caloundra
CPR First Aid Course Caloundra
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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 – established 1996
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Find Our First Aid Course Training Centre
Our Sunshine Coast first aid training centres are ideal for anyone looking to get their first aid certificate fast… especially for residents, visitors and businesses in the local areas.
For Caloundra Business Owners…
Your staff can enjoy group first aid training. Our fully qualified first aid trainer will deliver the course at your own premises — their training will be customised to suit the specific health and safety concerns at your workplace.
As a businesses owner, you should conduct a thorough assessment of potential hazards in your workplace and gain an understanding of your legal obligations.
This will enable you to decide how many of your workers need a first aid certificate and which first aid courses to book. If you need further advice regarding this, please don’t hesitate to call us on 07 3437 7500.
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.
Tips to Succeed in Your First Aid Training
- Download your First Aid eBook and read the relevant passages, as instructed in your Welcome email.
- Refer to your eBook to answer questions in your e-Learning assignment. Submit your finished assignment by 11.59pm AEST before the day of your scheduled face-to-face training.
- You’ll need to be physically capable of kneeling on the floor to perform CPR uninterrupted for at least 2 minutes.
- Your Unique Student Identifier is a necessary part of your qualification. You can obtain your USI at the official government website.
Same-Day First Aid Certificates
Our Sunshine Coast first aid course training centres are ideal if you’re wanting to get your first aid certificate the same day as your course.
We started delivering our first aid courses in 1996 and have been fine-tuning our training methods ever since. It’s a method that has helped well over a million Australians get their first aid certificates.
Our online first aid course is basically an online questionnaire — mostly a multiple-choice quiz plus some True or False questions. Your first aid eBook is free to download and free to refer to while completing this e-Learning.
You can get your certificate only once you’ve passed your face-to-face practical assessment. No surprises there. First aid is hands-on after all.
Admission to your face-to-face session hinges on you having submitted your e-Learning successfully by midnight the day before. Failure is not an option with your e-Learning. You get as many attempts as you need to pass with flying colours.
And, in the hands of our first aid trainers (the best in the business), you’ll find the face-to-face session thoroughly enjoyable. Your trainer will make sure you’re up to speed in no time. The process aims to get you certified without delay.
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This makes it a no-brainer, given you also get your certificate the same day as you successfully complete your first aid course.
Endorsed First Aid Training
Price is one thing. But so too is unwavering endorsement from peak bodies in Australia’s health industry.
ACN — the Australian College of Nursing — endorses our first aid courses and also includes them in Continuing Professional Development (CPD) for nurses.
RACGP – the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners — likewise, endorses our courses and includes our first aid training in the college’s recommendations for doctors’ Continuing Professional Development.
Our CPR (Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation) training follows the guidelines set down by the Australian Resuscitation Council.
Accredited First Aid Training
Australia Wide First Aid — Registered Training Organisation #31961) — ensures full compliance for our courses and our trainers, in line with the regulators — the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) and Australian Vocational Education and Training (VET).
We guarantee your first aid certificate will be accepted Australia-wide.
Our first aid trainers are hand-picked for their ability to make learning enjoyable and more effective. Our Google reviews reflect this.
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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Get Started with Your Training
Online first aid course bookings can be done with just a few clicks. Alternatively, just pick up the phone and our friendly staff will make your booking a breeze.
If you’re in business and need first aid training for your workers, get in touch with us today.
About Our First Aid Courses
First Aid refers to a set of first responses to a range of medical emergencies.
In Australia, these responses are catalogued by the National Register of Vocational and Education Training as units of competency. Qualification is by way of Statements of Attainment in these competencies.
At Australia Wide First Aid, we provide courses that cover these units of competency.
Why Learning First Aid is So Important
First aid knowledge is invaluable in times of a medical emergency.
To understand the value of first aid training, you only need to imagine how you’d feel if someone close to you fell victim to a life-threatening accident, or collapsed from a stroke or a heart attack, and you were unable not help.
Being able to make a difference in such circumstances, is what first aid is all about. Nobody who’s done an accredited first aid course, would ever regret doing so.
First aid training will have a positive effect on you, as well as on your family and your colleagues. Knowing what to do in an emergency is reassuring for everyone.
A First aid certificate is also a boost for your career. You’re chances of getting the job you’re after will improve because you’ve demonstrated your willingness to take responsibility. And prospective employers will see this.
First aid certification also adds Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points, which count toward career advancement in many industries.
Sunshine Coast Community
The Great Outdoors could hardly be more enticing than on the Sunshine Coast. There’s something for everyone here in Caloundra — so handy to the rustic beauty of the hinterland, the golden beaches of the Sunny Coast, and beautique shops and cafés at Noosa, Maroochydore, and Mooloolaba.
But accidents do happen — anywhere, anytime.
All too frequently, people get into bother in the surf and in the pool. Not just visitors. Locals too.
There are stingers, in the water and out. People fall victim to heat stroke. They fall off bikes and skateboards, and get into all sorts of scrapes.
Life-saving first aid is how you can help make Caloundra a safer place. And your first aid certificate is the ideal way to show your community spirit.
Call now on 07 3437 7500 and find out how to get your first aid training.