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HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR Course)

Bondi Training Centre, in collaboration with industry experts, offers high-quality HLTAID009 CPR training


3 hours (incl. breaks)


Bondi Junction



Course Introduction

HLTAID009 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (replace old unit HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation) provides training for individuals to give Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), a skill that helps maintain blood flow to the brain and heart in an emergency. The theory and practical aspects of this course not only equip people with the knowledge of CPR, but also teach them how to identify if the situation calls for a CPR or not, and the confidence to practise it.

Participant get hands-on and interactive training on all aspects of basic resuscitation as well as the use of defibrillators in the public setting. They are taught the skills necessary to maintain breathing and circulation in an adult, child, or infant, following cardiac arrest.

The content of this course is based on Australian Resuscitation Council Guidelines and applies to all workers who may be required to provide CPR, in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.

  • This course requires a level of physical ability to complete practical assessments. If the participant’s health or fitness restricts him or her from performing physical activities associated with this program, they will be able to participate but may not be eligible for a nationally accredited certificate.
  • Online Pre-course Learning is part of the course assessment. Statement of attainment won’t be issued if a participant doesn’t complete the online pre-course learning. 
  • This course combines plain English, photos, and questioning to ensure all learners are able to have the best possible chance at comprehending the required knowledge and skills. language, literacy and numeracy that are essential to performance. 
  • LLN ((language, literacy and numeracy) skills will be assessed prior to entry to the course.
  • If participants need assistance due to the language, literacy or numeracy skills, please contact us to discuss the training needs.
  • Legal and other requirements 
  • Basic life support Cardiopulmonary resuscitation 
  • Demonstration and use of a defibrillator (AED) 
  • Debriefing/Welfare

Assessment will confirm knowledge and skills have been achieved to demonstrate competency across the unit. Assessment will be in accordance with the Principles of Assessment and the Rules of Evidence.

Participants are offered multiple opportunities to demonstrate knowledge and skills throughout the course. If a participant is not successful in completing all assessments satisfactorily, they will need to rebook the course at the full course fee.

Volume of learning:

  • 3 hours of unsupervised pre-course work prior to attending.
  • 3 hours classroom assessment will be conducted using a range of methods including:
    • written theory questions
    • case study scenarios 
    • practical skills demonstration

On successful complete this course, participant will be issued a Statement of Attainment in

  • HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation, valid for one year. 

This Unit of Competency is Nationally Recognised Training from Health Training Package. 

All students doing nationally recognised training from January 1, 2015 need to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). 

The USI is a reference number made up of ten numbers and letters that creates a secure online record of your recognised training and qualifications gained in Australia, from all training providers you undertake recognised training with will give you access to your training records and transcripts can be accessed online, anytime and anywhere is free and easy to create and stays with you for life

Where do I go to create my USI Number?

For more details and to create a USI go to the Government USI site

Do I need to do the CPR course every year?

You are not legally required to do the CPR course each year. It is recommended,  by the Australian Resuscitation Council. By taking the 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.

Is there is an age limit for CPR course?

The age limit is 14 or above unless accompanied by an adult.