FIRST AID CPR - Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation HLTAID009 Parramatta College

FIRST AID CPR - Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation HLTAID009

About the course
The HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation is designed to provide the skills and knowledge required to perform CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) based on Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines to suit the learner needs. This unit is compulsory for all workers who may be required to provide CPR whether in community and workplace settings. This course includes defibrillation (AED) training. Therefore, if you are looking for AED training, this course will provide you skills and knowledge to operate AED.

The course is delivered at North Parramatta, this course can be a perfect starting point if you are looking for a career change or upgrade your skills and knowledge in Financial Services industry.

This unit will be delivered in a classroom environment by a qualified industry skilled trainer at Western Sydney Skills Hub at North Parramatta. Address – 410 Church St, Level 3, Suite 34, North Parramatta, NSW 2151. Please note that classes may not be available when you are reading this course description, but the college still encourages the potential candidates to register their interest by joining the waiting list (available at the bottom of this page).

Whilst there are no prerequisites for this course, it is expected that you have adequate language, literacy and numeracy skills and computer skills to be able to interact with peers, trainers and completing assessments using a computer in the classroom. You will also need to be physically fit enough to perform at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer CPR on the floor.

This course includes the following unit of competency:

  • HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Delivery Strategies
This course will be delivered face to face classroom-based lecture with a qualified and skilled trainer and the self-paced journey for a thorough understanding of the competency requirements and to prepare for the assessments. Learning strategies include role play, demonstrations, lectures, and classroom activities etc. All participants will be supported by our qualified and skilled team throughout their learning journey.

Assessment Strategies
Assessments for this unit include both formative and summative assessments which involves a variety of activities including knowledge questions, demonstration of performance, and observations etc. All participants will be supported by our qualified and skilled team throughout their learning journey.

Please arrive 15minutes prior to scheduled class as late arrivals will not be admitted.

Reasonable adjustment to the delivery and assessment
The college has taken the following measures to minimize risk of contamination arising from the COVID-19 pandemic:

  • All students are to maintain at least 4 meters distance when participating in the training and the practical skills assessment session
  • All equipment and floor mats will be properly sanitized before and after commencing the practical sessions
  • Before commencing the practical sessions, temperature check will be conducted for individual students using appropriate non-contact measuring tool e.g. laser temperature checking equipment.
  • Students who feel unwell will be advised not to attend classes and those who appear will be asked to go home. These students will be placed in the next available sessions.
  • Students will not be required to breathe directly into a manikin, instead students will be asked to perform breaths to the side of the manikin.

Resource Requirements
Learner manuals will be provided at no further cost than the course fee. This course requires the use of computer and internet either in the classroom or at the students’ home or workplace to research the relevant legislations, industry standards and to develop relevant workplace documents.

What if I find that the course is not suitable for me?
Once you have commenced your study, you cannot cancel your enrolment. Therefore, we strongly advise you to read the course information, especially who will benefit from this course, the units of competency covered and deliver and assessment strategies. Our enrolment and refund policy is available in our Student Handbook. You can access the Student Handbook by visiting our website or you can contact us on 02 96872072 or email to for a copy of the Student Handbook.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
If you believe you already have skills and experience relevant to the competencies of this course, please let the trainer know for a recognition. Please note that applying for RPL may not automatically result in the issuing of the skill set. In case of any gaps found, you will be advised of those gaps and asked to provide further evidence against your RPL claim. If you are still considered Not Yet Competent (NYC), you may be offered a tutorial for those gaps, which will incur further cost.

Competency outcome
On successful completion of the course, you will be awarded with a Statement of Attainment quoting the relevant units of competencies from above.

Please note Parramatta College does not guarantee employment.

More information
Should you require further information, please feel free to contact our office on 02 96872072 or email to

Assessments are made against units of competency.
  • Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation (HLTAID009)

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.