This CPR course provides students with the skills and knowledge required to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in line with the
Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines.
This course applies to all workers who may be required to provide CPR, in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.
This CPR course is suited to all persons, including:
- Swim instructors
- Childcare workers
- Health specialists for CPD points
- Personal trainers
- New parents, families and carers
- Sports groups
If organising a group booking or onsite training,
we can facilitate the CPR course nationally.
It is important to note that this CPR course requires a level of physical ability to complete practical assessments. If your health or
fitness restricts you from performing physical activities associated with this program, you will be able to participate but may not
be eligible for a nationally accredited certificate.
To see the full requirements, please view the CPR course description PDF.
This CPR course combines plain English, videos, photos, and questioning to ensure all learners are able to have the best possible chance
at comprehending the required knowledge and skills. If you believe you will need assistance due to your Language, Literacy or Numeracy
skills, please contact our office on 02 9232 1010 to discuss your training needs.
Students will be assessed during the classroom session. Assessment will confirm knowledge and skills have been achieved to demonstrate
competency across the unit.
Students are offered multiple opportunities to demonstrate knowledge and skills throughout the CPR course.
If a student is not successful in completing all assessments satisfactorily, they will need to rebook the CPR course at the full course
There are 3 components to this program:
- Theory training in the classroom
- Practical training in the classroom
- Assessment for both knowledge and skills
The classroom session is a 3.5hr program including breaks.
Once a competent mark is awarded, learners will be issued with a Statement of Attainment for HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
(CPR). This Unit of Competency is Nationally Recognised Training from Health Training Package.
CPR certificates are emailed to students however hard copy is available for additional fee.
First Aid FAQs
Do I have to do a Resuscitation Course every year?
You are not legally required to complete a resuscitation course each year. It is recommended, however, by the Australian Resuscitation Council. By taking
a course every year, you will be able to demonstrate your resuscitation skills on a regular basis. Depending on which industry you work in, you may
be required to take an annual CPR refresher course in order to comply with industry regulations or licensing requirements. TCP recommends that you
do a refresher course every year so that you can keep up with any new techniques that are introduced and to ensure that you can effectively perform
I completed a First Aid Certificate a few years ago, do I have to do the whole Course again?
Yes, first aid knowledge and skills are frequently changed so you need to complete a new course to ensure you are up to date with any changes.
My First Aid Certificate expired 2 months ago, am I still current?
Unfortunately no, you will need to complete another first aid course.
What is the difference between Apply First Aid and Senior First Aid?
Previously, the Senior First Aid course was approved by SafeWork NSW for delivery. Now, first aid approval is only issued to Registered Training Organisations
(RTO) by each state’s registering body. The most current version of the course is titled Apply First Aid HLTFA301B.
Why does my Certificate need to be renewed every three years?
It is a requirement in most states and territories that a workplace first aider must renew their first aid certificate at least every three years to ensure that first aid skills are current.
Can Centrelink pay for me?
What you need to do is register with your local Job Network Agent. Your Employment Consultant will make the booking with us on your behalf and arrange payment with us directly. Unfortunately Centrelink does not pay directly.
Can I pay my package in installments?
Unfortunately we cannot offer this service, full payment of course fees are required at the time of booking. The good news is that we try to always offer value for money and keep course fees affordable, so you know that you are always getting good value, especially with our package deals which offer reduced prices!
Can you get me a job?
Although we cannot guarantee you a job, we would be delighted to refer you to an agent who may be able to assist you to find work.
What if I have trouble with written/spoken english for a Course?
Most courses will permit a student to bring a friend to interpret for them during training. If you do need assistance, we ask that you contact first before
booking your course so we can advise if there are any restrictions. For example, Forklift training requires students to complete all assessments in
If the course permits, you may bring a friend along to the course or, alternatively, you can phone the National Translation service to book an interpreter.
Visit the Immigration website for more information about help with translating.
What payment methods do you accept?
Payment can be made at the time of booking using either a credit card, EFTPOS or cash. Invoices and acceptance of company cheques is by prior arrangement only.
CPR Course Description (272 KB)
Student Handbook (593 KB)
The cost for this CPR course is $55 per person.
CPR course delivered in Sydney, Granville, Miranda, Campbelltown & Dee Why for public.
We also provide CPR training online if preferred.