First Aid (HLTAID003) and CPR (HLTAID001)

(SIS30315) Certificate III in Fitness

First Aid Certificate – HLTAID003 & CPR Certificate HLTAID001

Study online then at our Brisbane campus

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General information

  • Course: First Aid and CPR
  • Course code: HLTAID003 HLTAID001
  • Outcome: 3 year first aid accreditation and 1 year CPR accreditation
  • Study methods: online theory and on campus practical
  • Payment methods: Pay up-front

Our Flexible Study Formats

  • Blended learning: a combination of face-to-face learning and studying online

Course Costs

HLTAID003 First Aid – Study:

  • Upfront – $100

HLTAID001 CPR – Study

  • Upfront – $50

Package deal: HLTAID003 inc CPR

  • $100

The HLTAID003 Provide first aid course is the current government approved course and the generalist first aid course that employers in Australia require. It is also required in the Certificate III in Fitness SIS30315 and Certificate II in Sport and Recreation SIS20115

Become nationally accredited in first aid and CPR with Fit Education

The First aid course covers a comprehensive range of topics to enable participants to confidently manage emergency situations and provide a first aid response to a casualty. It covers the most common first aid injuries and illnesses. It is suitable for both people in workplaces and members of the public who want training in first aid. First Aid must be renewed every 3 years.

The Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) course gives you the skills to perform CPR on a person who is unconscious and not breathing normally. You will have confidence in your knowledge and skills to perform CPR on an adult, a child and an infant, and be able to describe alternative methods for delivering rescue breaths and how to manage a victim of drowning. CPR must be renewed yearly.

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Course availability

You don’t need to be a Fit Education student to enrol in the HLTAID003 First Aid and CPR course with us.

This course is open for anyone to enrol who either needs the complete first aid and CPR accreditation or simply need to refresh. Contact us today to enrol. Our goal is to deliver flexible and efficient study options to get you accredited sooner.

Large groups welcome.

You will learn:

  • how to properly assess an emergency situation
  • CPR techniques on adults and infants
  • using an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
  • first aid procedures for bleeding, burns and fractures
  • managing medical conditions such as anaphylaxis, asthma and seizures
  • managing medical emergencies such as snake/spider bites, poisons and choking
  • infection control procedures
  • managing exposure to extreme temperatures
  • administering  first aid for eye & soft tissue injuries
  • assessing and moving sick & injured
  • legal responsibilities of a first aider
  • basic anatomy and physiology
  • managing shock
  • and much, much more applicable to the fitness / sports industry.


Course Modules


  1. HLTAID001 Provide CPR
  2. HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support
  3. HLTAID003 Provide first aid

The course is blended in delivery and comprises a pre-course online component followed by our 1 session practical course. The pre-study consists of Multiple Choice and Short Answer questions, and can be done online.

Course Times:

Our first aid practical days run at our Head Office in Brisbane once a month on evening’s from 5:30-8:30pm

Check out the dates and register via our Fit Events page


  1. HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Assessment is through a combination of practical first aid activities and a 10 question online activity. You will be required to demonstrate CPR on a mannequin on the floor.

Course Times:

Our CPR practical days run at our Head Office in Brisbane once a month on evening’s from 5:30-8:30pm

Check out the dates and register via our Fit Events page

Our Credentials

Our HLTAID003 and HLTAID001 courses are delivered by Fit Education RTO 32155. It is nationally recognised training. For Certificate III in Fitness graduates, once you complete your certificate III and First Aid/CPR course you can register with Fitness Australia and work anywhere in Australia as a qualified group fitness instructor.

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