Newcastle CBD First Aid Training

Newcastle CBD Training Advantages

  • CPR First Aid Training Fast-Tracked

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

  • Same-Day First Aid Certificate – Nationally Recognised

  • Group First Aid Training at Your Site

  • Royal Australian College of General Practitioners – endorsed

  • Australian College of Nursing – endorsed

  • Registered Training Organisation #31961 — est. 1996

  • Student-focused for Better Training Outcomes

  • Find a Cheaper Price, We'll Beat it by 10%

Short courses for accredited first aid certification

Fast-tracked e-Learning and face-to-face training and assessment are included in this course, as is the case with all of our streamlined first aid training courses.

Provide CPR places the exceptional life-saving skill of cardiopulmonary resuscitation within your reach in very short time.

Provide First Aid and Child Care First Aid are ideal for career advancement. Both of these courses include CPR, as well as many other essential first aid techniques and strategies.

Being more comprehensive first aid courses, they include more e-Learning and a half-day of face-to-face training.

Provide First Aid is a requirement for workplace first aid compliance. Child Care First Aid is the go-to course for those working in the childcare and education sectors.

The Child Care First Aid course is also an extremely popular with parents, for obvious reasons.

First Aid Training is an Essential Service. Our First Aid courses remain open.

Masks essential. If you have COVID-like symptoms, do not attend. Please re-book for another time.

For the latest advice: Coronavirus (COVID-19) New South Wales

Newcastle CBD First Aid Training Centre

Our Newcastle CBD training centre will save you time and money when it comes to your first aid certification.

You’ll find our training room at:

Rydges Newcastle
Cnr Merewether Street & Wharf Road
Newcastle NSW 2300

Areas serviced:

  • Adamstown
  • Adamstown Heights
  • Bar Beach
  • Birmingham Gardens
  • Broadmeadow
  • Cardiff Heights
  • Carrington
  • Charlestown
  • Cooks Hill
  • Dudley
  • Elermore Vale
  • Fern Bay
  • Garden Suburb
  • Georgetown
  • Hamilton
  • Hamilton East
  • Hamilton North
  • Hamilton South
  • Highfields
  • Islington
  • Jesmond
  • Kahibah
  • Kooragang
  • Kotara
  • Kotara East
  • Kotara South
  • Lambton
  • Maryville
  • Mayfield
  • Mayfield East
  • Mayfield North
  • Mayfield West
  • Merewether
  • Merewether Heights
  • New Lambton
  • New Lambton Heights
  • Newcastle
  • Newcastle East
  • Newcastle University
  • Newcastle West

Cheap first aid course with full accreditation

An Australia Wide First Aid course is an opportunity to get your first aid certificate in as little as one day — fully accredited and cheaper than you’ll get elsewhere.

You’ll save time thanks to our fast-tracked online first aid course and streamlined face-to-face training and assessment… and money, backed by our Best Price Guarantee.

We’ve been fine-tuning our CPR first aid courses since we started in 1996, helping well over a million Australians get accredited first aid certificates.

Our certificates are recognised and accepted all over Australia.

With sensible class sizes and outstanding trainers at our Newcastle first aid training centre, you’ll be on your way to learning life-saving skills in the best way Newcastle has to offer.

Workplace First Aid for Newcastle Businesses

If you’re a business owner in Newcastle, workplace first aid compliance will be high on your agenda.

We can deliver Group First Aid training on-site at your premises. The first aid course itself can be tailored to address the health and safety concerns specific to your workplace.

This enables your staff to be trained with minimal downtime, at unmatched prices and with unmatched convenience.

It’s an ideal solution to your health and safety obligations. And your employees will benefit from being first aid qualified in their own workplace.

Please don’t hesitate to call us for more information about any aspect of this occupational first aid.

Selecting your Newcastle first aid trainer

Choosing a First Aid course trainer
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Online First Aid Course + Face-to-Face Training

Our online first aid course (e-Learning) is step one in your streamlined training.

Being online, means you can log out and log back in as time permits, giving you the freedom to do the e-Learning at your convenience!

You’ll find it a simple matter to answer each of the multiple-choice questions with your First Aid eBook (free download) open alongside.

Take as many attempts as you need to arrive at the correct answers.

You have until midnight before the day of your face-to-face training and assessment to submit your completed e-Learning.

The following day at our Newcastle training centre, your face-to-face session will add clarity. It will be a confidence booster for both the theory and practical aspects of your first aid training.

The entire process is designed to get you certified without delay. And while your first aid instruction will be done in quick time, there are no compromises when it comes to quality.

Your certificate will be recognised Australia-wide. This is the benefit of qualifying through Australia Wide First Aid — a fully accredited training organisation (RTO 31961).

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does first aid qualification take?

A first aid course can be done in one day, provided you complete the required e-Learning prior to the day of your course.

The online first aid course module comprises e-Learning — reading material (First Aid eBook) plus a multiple-choice questionnaire you can do in your own time.

Just be sure to 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 validity period for the Provide CPR certificate is 12 months from date of issue. The official recommendation for Provide First Aid and Child Care First Aid, is to renew your certification every 3 years

How much does a first aid course cost?

Costs for our first aid courses are cheaper than you'll find anywhere else — whether for Provide CPR, Provide First Aid, or Child Care First Aid.

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.

Our Best Price Guarantee gives you a 10% advantage over any competing first aid courses.

Where are first aid courses held?

We provide first aid training in

See all of our branches listed here: Find a First Aid course near me.

Group first aid training can also be conducted, by arrangement, at your site. The booking arrangements are easier to manage and, more importantly, the training can be tailored to suit the specific health and safety concerns at your workplace.

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.

First Aid Course Tips

  • Download your First Aid eBook [4MB].
  • Read the relevant pages as instructed in your Welcome email.
  • Refer to your eBook while answering the e-Learning questionnaire.
  • Submit your completed assignment by 11.59pm the day before your face-to-face training.
  • You’ll be required to kneel on the floor to perform CPR on a manikin for 2 minutes. If you wish, bring a towel or cushion to make it easier on your knees.

Get Started

Book your first aid training with just a few clicks. Or phone and let our friendly staff make your booking a breeze.

If you’re a business owner looking to arrange first aid training for your staff, get in touch today. Call or message us from our contact page.


Australia Wide First Aid Newcastle

Rydges Newcastle
Training room
cnr Merewether St & Wharf Rd
Newcastle, NSW 2300

Getting Here

Rydges Newcastle is located in Newcastle’s Honeysuckle precinct.

Metered parking and a paid parking station are available within walking distance of the hotel.

By car, from the direction of Newcastle Airport, take Williamtown Dr to Nelson Bay Rd/B63 for 4 minutes. Follow B63 and A43 to Honeysuckle Drive in Wickham (23 mins). Continue on Honeysuckle Drive to Merewether Street. Rydges Newcastle will be on the left.

NOTE: Please arrive 15 minutes prior to course commencement. Respecting the busy schedules of all in attendance, we cannot guarantee entry for late arrivals.

Food & Refreshment

Water is readily available.

A 30 minute lunch break is scheduled for courses running over 4 hours.

Short courses at Australia Wide First Aid

Our first aid courses are 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

Provide CPR

Learn the proper application of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). Your technique will be fine-tuned during a face-to-face first aid training session with your accomplished trainer, following an online first course comprising e-Learning that is carefully streamlined for faster completion.

Official recognition of your ability to respond to cardiac and breathing-related emergencies will be your nationally recognised CPR certification — emailed to you the same day as course completion.

Don’t hesitate to enrol in this course to know how good it feels to have the skills to save lives.

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 certification.

This in-demand course teaches first aid response, life support, treatment for stings, bites, asthma, anaphylaxis, management of casualties, and more.

Woman bandaging a man's ankle – techniques taught in Provide First Aid course Sydney
After your Sydney first aid course, you'll be able to bandage an injury like this child has suffered to her arm

Chid Care First Aid

This is the course for parents of young children, as well as those interested in childcare and education work.

With its focus on First Aid for infantsand 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.

After completing your e-Learning beforehand, you’ll gain further valuable information in face-to-face training. Students are unanimous in saying this fascinating 5 hour session is empowering and a highly enjoyable way to gain certification in Child Care First Aid.

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