Course Outline

Limited Fee-Free places are available. Please use this enrolment link to see if you are eligible and to enrol.

Gain essential skills for anyone intending to work in aged care, disability support or community services.

This course will give you the skills needed to...

  • Recognise an emergency situation
  • Get your First Aid certificate
  • Communicate with people from diverse backgrounds and situations
  • Learn to identify your own social and cultural perspectives and biases
  • Promote understanding across diverse group
  • Recognise and promote ways to support healthy functioning of the body
  • Work with information about the human body

Ideal for...

  • anyone seeking work in the aged care, disability care and home & community care sectors 
  • anyone who wants to investigate roles before joining a full qualification course 

Entry requirements

You will need to have language, literacy and numeracy skills (LLN) that allow you to read and interpret information and complete workplace forms. City East Community College may conduct an LLN assessment as part of the pre enrolment process.

Course Delivery

This course is delivered in a blended learning environment.  Online content completed at your own pace, with trainer support,  or with Trainer led Zoom sessions.

For the Provide First Aid  you must successfully complete the online assessment before attending the practical assessment session. You should allow 4 hours to complete the online pre-study and quiz.  Practical sessions are held 10am -2pm every Friday at our Bondi Junction offices

Course Outcome

Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment in Individual Support (Work with Diverse
People, Healthy Body Systems and Provide First Aid). 

Credit Transfer (CT) & Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) 

If you already have one or more of the units, for example HLTAID011 Provide First Aid, you may apply for a credit transfer.  

Recognition of prior learning is an assessment process that involves assessment of an individual’s relevant prior learning (including formal, informal and non-formal learning) to determine the credit outcomes of an individual application for credit.

If you would like to apply for RPL or CT please contact us


The unit HLTAID011 Provide first aid  is valid for three (3) years from date of course completion.  

What you will need

• Access to a computer and internet connection.

Other information

This is nationally accredited training. You will need:

• a unique student identifier (USI),

Nominal hours: 128

Call us on 9387 7400 if you need any assistance or further information.

Assessments are made against units of competency.

This course has no current classes. Please to be notified of vacancies and similar courses.