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HLTAID002 Provide Basic Emergency Life Support (First Aid Level 1)

Basic first aid skills are an important requirement for numerous employment positions and fields.

In this Nationally accredited course, you’ll gain an understanding of:

  • How to handle and care for minor wounds;
  • Basic life support;
  • Emergency response techniques;
  • HLTAID001 Provide CPR (this unit is valid for 1 year)

All iTFE First Aid courses are supported with teaching aids to assist with the theory and practical training modules such as CPR manikins, automated external defibrillator, bandages, visual aids, hand-outs, etc. as appropriate. Each participant will be provided with all of the intellectual materials required to study all modules. This course requires participants to complete a pre-work component online prior to commencing training. Participants will be provided with all necessary details when booking.

Upon successful completion of this course, students will receive a certificate for the Nationally recognised unit of competence HLTAID002 Provide Basic Emergency Life Support which is valid for 3 years. This course also incorporates the Nationally accredited unit HLTAID001 Provide CPR

Note: Students on a Student VISA (subclass 500) are not eligible for enrolment.

  • Course code
  • Start date(s)
  • Course duration
    5 hours
  • Accreditation
    This course is Nationally accredited as HLTAID002 Provide Basic Emergency Life Support (First Aid Level 1)
  • Location
  • Study mode
    Short course
  • International visitors
    Yes, conditions apply, please contact our Careers’ Team
  • Course type
    On Campus

Course details

  • VIC
Course modules

HLTAID002 Provide Basic Emergency Life Support (First Aid Level 1)

Employment outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will receive a statement of attainment HLTAID002 Provide Basic Emergency Life Support (First Aid Level 1). This unit is Nationally accredited and is valid for three years and includes HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR).

The Australian Resuscitation Council recommends that you attend a resuscitation update every 12 months.

Course structure

Course is run over 5 consecutive hours at iTFE’s Victorian Training Centres.


There is no prerequisite; however, all participants are required to complete a pre-course work (workbook reading and pre-test assessment), which is emailed with your enrolment confirmation letter. The pre-course work provides essential information necessary to perform CPR, provide emergency life support.

Participants are also required to bring proof of identification documents, such as a passport or driver’s licence on the day of training.



How to apply

Enrol below or contact iTFE on 1300 659 557

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  • Victoria
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