HLTAID009 Provide Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation Online Learning.


HLTAID009 Provide Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation Online Learning.

This unit HLTAID009 describes the skills and knowledge required to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines.
This unit applies to all persons who may be required to provide CPR, in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.

The target learners may be working, volunteers working in unpaid positions for community and sporting organisations or parents, carers or guardians who are first aiders or have a duty of care to provide first aid to others. 

This includes workers or volunteers with duty of care for vulnerable clients, childcare educators, teachers, emergency services personnel, workers in hazardous environments and nominated workplace first aiders.
The completion of these units of competency, provides evidence to the employer and the community that the worker has the skills and knowledge to be able to provide a first aid response and sustain life in the event of an emergency.


This course is a blend of online and face-to-face delivery.

Once you have received your enrolment confirmation it will detail how you can navigate the learning portal. You will receive an email with a link to log on to the student portal. It is important to follow the link and familiarise yourself with the online portal. Additional information and links will be found in the Welcome Announcement in the portal.

If you do not feel confident to enrol in the online version of the course, then please contact the office and you can discuss it with our Student Support Officer prior to enrolment.
Once you have logged into the portal you will be required to complete and submit the following online learning at least, 2 business days prior to the face-to-face training:

  • Pre-course Online Learning, Readings & Activities (these activities must be completed first to enable you to prepare and complete the online assessments and prepare for the practical assessment)
  • Pre-course Online Assessment Questions & Case Study - Multiple Choice
You must receive a Satisfactory result in all of those assessments before you can attend the face-to-face session.  If you still achieve a Not Yet Satisfactory result, your trainer will notify the Student Support Officer who will then contact you to discuss your results.

Face-to-Face Session
Once you have successfully completed the online assessments you will be ready to attend the face-to-face session. Your trainer will go through the theory and practical components of the course on the day of training to also prepare you for your Observation & Practical Assessment.
Licencing and Regulations

Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation accreditation lasts for a period of one year.

To receive a certificate, you will also need to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI) upon enrolment. If you are having difficulty creating or finding your USI you can click on the link www.usi.gov.au

Entry Requirements
At enrolment in this course you will need to complete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy Quiz to determine your eligibility.

To be able to complete the online component, you will need to have:
  • internet access
  • a device (laptop or computer - it is not recommended to use your phone or tablet)
  • sufficient IT skills to navigate the learning environment
If you do not have access to the internet or a device, or feel you have sufficient IT skills please contact WRCC during business hours from our:

Leeton office Monday – Friday 8.30am - 4.00pm on 69 533 777
Griffith office Monday – Friday 8.30am - 4.00pm on 69 644 5334
For the face-to-face session, all other resources will be provided on the day.

Course Requirements
In order for participants to receive an accredited CPR Certificate, they must be able to demonstrate and be assessed performing CPR  for at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) (5 cycles of both compressions and ventilations) on an adult resuscitation manikin placed on the floor.
They must also be able to perform at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer CPR (5 cycles both compressions and ventilations) on an infant resuscitation manikin placed on a firm surface.

Due to COVID 19, the ventilation is assessed by looking and focusing on the compression-only component of CPR. 

Full Course Costs

ALL pre-course submissions MUST be received 2 business days prior to the course commencement as detailed above.

Failure to so will result in you not being able to attend the face-to-face session and will need to enrol into another course and make payment again.

Refund and fee protection policy - please refer to the student handbook Student_Handbook
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