Frequently Asked Questions

What are the scenarios that can easily occur in the workplace and often requireFirst Aid or CPR?

  • Heart attack or sudden cardiac arrest
  • Altitude sickness
  • Seizures
  • Asphyxiation
  • Choking
  • Shock
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Burns
  • Poisoning
  • Insect or animal bites
  • Musculoskeletal injuries etc.

Are there any prerequisites for enrolling on the First Aid training?

  • There are no prerequisites for this first aid training course.

What should I have in my first aid kit?

  • Gloves/eye protection
  • CPR pocket mask
  • small, medium and large sterile gauze dressings
  • at least 2 sterile eye dressings
  • triangular bandages
  • antiseptic wipes
  • adhesive tape
  • safety pins
  • disposable sterile gloves
  • tweezers

How many years my first aid certificate last for?

  • An Australian First Aid certification is valid for 3 years and CPR is valid for 12 months.

I received my first aid training certificate in Tasmania. Is this certificate valid in any other states of Australia?

  • Yes, first aid training (HLTAID011) is recognised and accepted Australia wide.

Do I need to pay extra charge to receive certificate?

  • No, you won’t be charged. Paying the fee also gives you access to your certificate and other training materials.

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