First Aid Courses in Sydney
Multiple Sydney Locations
Australia Wide First Aid has multiple training centres conveniently located throughout Sydney.
Courses offered include HLTAID011 Provide First Aid, HLTAID009 Provide CPR and HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an Education and Care Setting.
Why more people choose Australia Wide First Aid
Fast-Tracked Courses, Weekdays & Weekends
Online + Face-to-Face Training
Same-Day Certificate – Nationally Recognised
Endorsed by the Australian College of Nursing and the RACGP
CPR Refresher Courses at Lower Prices
Lowest Price Guarantee
Public transport makes it easy to reach our Sydney CBD training venue.
Use TRIP PLANNER to plan your travel.
BUS – Sydney’s CBD has no shortage of buses. Please use Trip Planner (linked above).
RAIL – 2 mins – Town Hall Station
FERRY – 15 mins – Circular Quay
NOTE: Plan to arrive 15 minutes prior to course commencement. This allows for everyone to be seated and accounted for. Respecting the busy schedules of all those in attendance, late arrivals cannot always be admitted.
Food & Refreshment
Water is available to keep you hydrated.
A 30-minute lunch break is scheduled for courses longer than 4 hours. You are welcome to bring your own lunch. You’ll also find lots of eateries within walking distance.
Workplace first aid
As a business owner, it’s an important aspect of your legal obligations to assess your workplace for potential health and safety hazards. It also informs your decision on first aid training for your staff.
Australia Wide First Aid offers innovative group courses in response to this need. Our group first aid training can be tailored to address the health and safety concerns specific to your workplace.
Aside from the obvious benefits of courses customised for your workplace, onsite training is also less disruptive to the schedules of your people. And it makes the process easy for you to manage.
Please don’t hesitate to call us if you need further advice.
Online first aid course
The online course module can be done and at your convenience thanks to our streamlined course delivery methods.
Face-to-face training & assessment
Your first aid course includes face-to-face training and assessment for CPR and other techniques. This practical session can be scheduled for a time that suits you and its duration has been minimised.
Our Sydney CBD training centre is in the Dymocks Building on George Street. Several other locations are conveniently located throughout Sydney.
First aid certificate fast-tracked
Your Australia Wide First Aid certificate can be emailed to you the same day you complete your course.
First aid training step by step
- Download your First Aid eBook and read the passages relevant to your course, as instructed in your Welcome email.
- Answer the questions in your e-Learning assignment, referring freely to your eBook. Submit your finished assignment by 11.59pm prior to the day of your face-to-face training.
- You’ll be required to kneel on the floor to perform CPR uninterrupted on a manikin for at least 2 minutes. Bring a cushion or towel if you need.
- Your Unique Student Identifier is essential for your certification. Visit the official government website to obtain your free USI.
Essential reading for students
First aid course prices
Looking for a cheap first aid course? Our Best Price Guarantee means the cheapest first aid training in Australia — including at St Johns or Red Cross.
If you find a lower price, we’ll beat it by 10%.
With the opportunity to get your certificate the same day, it’s a no-brainer to do your training with Australia Wide First Aid.
Your first aid trainer in Sydney
Samantha is your Sydney first aid trainer. She has been teaching people since 1998, including staff at Westpac and Fuji-Xerox.
Sam has also been a director of a childcare centre with 2 locations, responsible for ensuring the high standard of training required of her teams.
You’ll benefit from Samantha’s attention to detail and excellent interpersonal and communication skills. She plays an integral part in keeping our first aid training streamlined and seamless.
Sam also conducts onsite group training for Sydney businesses.
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
See all of our branches.
Choosing your first aid trainer
Sydney short courses for first aid
Australia Wide First Aid is a nationally Registered Training Organisation — RTO: 31961 — founded in 1996.
Our training follows the guidelines established by the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC). We are endorsed by peak bodies, including the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP), the Australian College of Nursing (ACN), and the Australian Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine Association (AACMA), one of the country’s most respected names in Allied Health.
Your training will focus on knowledge and techniques that are up-to-the-minute. It will be interesting, thorough, and enjoyable.
Our experienced trainers will make it fun and fast for you to get first aid certification that is fully compliant with the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA).
Your Australia Wide First Aid certificate will be recognised Australia-wide.
If you’re in business and need first aid training for your staff, get in touch with us today.
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:
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.
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.
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.