HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation


This unit of competency 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 workers who may be required to provide CPR in a range of situations, include community and workplace settings.


4 hours

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements or pre-requisites but it is recommended that participants have the Foundation skills described such as language, literacy and numeracy that are essential to performance.

  • Be at least 18 years old - Learners need to provide photo ID
  • Oral communication - in order to make accurate verbal report to emergency response service and workplace supervisor
  • Physical ability to perform CPR and other requirements of the unit - reasonable adjustment cannot reduce the integrity of the unit

The remaining foundation skills essentials to perform are explicit in the performance criteria of this unit.


The clients for HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation are typically Childcare workers who require a current CPR course for their role as a childcare worker.

Award Issued

Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be awarded the statement of attainment for:

HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Recertification Requirements:

It is recommended this unit be renewed every 1 years in line with industry standards.


Full Fees: $70.00