First Aid Course Sydney CBD

First Aid & CPR Course Sydney CBD

Skills Training College, an established training organisation Australia wide, offers a wide range of top-quality vocational courses, including first aid and CPR training accessible to anyone interested in learning these skills.

Recognised nationally as a number one training provider and accredited by the Australian Skills Quality Authority, we take pride in delivering Sydney CBD’s finest CPR and first aid courses. Our skilled trainers facilitate courses that empower students to acquire crucial first aid competencies and knowledge.

These skills are not only life-saving but can also propel your career forward. Completing a course in first aid or CPR grants you a nationally recognised certificate, showcasing your initiative and commitment to prospective employers, and provides an opportunity to form new friendships.

For those based in Sydney CBD and keen on mastering these vital skills, we offer an extensive selection of first aid and CPR courses. Our programs cater to various learning levels and preferences, ensuring that there is a course to meet your specific needs.

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First Aid Course Sydney CBD


The official designation for a first aid course is HLTAID011 Provide First Aid. This training is crucial for acquiring the abilities to handle emergencies, accidents, and critical situations. In our course, you will learn a variety of emergency first aid techniques, including proper wound care and dressing, correct usage of an Epi-Pen, the significance of the recovery position, providing basic emergency life support, and effectively communicating the details of an emergency over the phone to professional emergency responders. Additionally, the course covers safe handling of various first aid scenarios:

  • Vomiting
  • Choking
  • Asthma
  • Bleeding
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Shock
  • Broken bones
  • Dislocations, fractures, sprains, and strains

Our first aid training programs include three hours of in-person, practical training. Each session involves a mix of course readings, presentations, and hands-on activities, culminating in assessment tasks. Upon successful completion, participants receive a nationally recognised first aid certificate.


Everyone should consider taking a first aid course, as its value is inestimable. Being trained in first aid enables you to be a critical first aid responder in emergencies, which can arise anywhere – be it at work, on the streets, or at home. Possessing first aid knowledge equips you to intervene effectively in urgent situations.

The knowledge of first aid and CPR is indispensable. Medical emergencies can happen unexpectedly, and without these crucial, hands-on skills, you may find yourself unable to assist. In such critical situations, there’s no time to research first aid techniques; proficiency comes only from prior learning through an accredited course.

First aid training is vital across all workplaces, not just in healthcare sectors like doctors, nurses, or paramedics, making first aid skills beneficial for every profession.

If you’ve finished a first aid course, think about pursuing additional studies to maintain peak proficiency in responding effectively to any first aid scenario. Our specialised programs encompass an advanced first aid course and specialised childcare first aid courses.

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CPR Course Sydney CBD

The designated title for a CPR course is HLTAID009 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation. This specialised training equips students with the ability to identify cardiac emergencies and the essential aid techniques for responding to them safely.

CPR is a specific element of first aid, distinct in its focus and approach. The CPR course is ideal for those who are already versed in first aid but lack CPR skills, or for individuals who don’t have the time for a comprehensive first aid course but still wish to contribute positively in emergency situations.

In the CPR course, you will master the procedures for performing CPR, learn mnemonic aids to retain CPR steps long after the course, and understand the variances in CPR techniques for adults and children. Completing the 90-minute in-person training session earns you a nationally recognised statement of attainment, certifying your newly acquired skills and knowledge.

Skills Training College’s Sydney CBD CPR courses are conducted from our training venue at Hyde Room, Level 5, 169 Castlereagh St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia (Castlereagh Boutique Hotel). We also offer training for provide CPR from our locations in Olympic Park, Bankstown and Blacktown. Our first aid courses are available for $39 per person.

Sydney CBD CPR Refresher Course

The Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) advises that CPR training should be renewed annually to maintain these vital skills as instinctual. In an emergency where CPR is necessary, it’s crucial to have these skills deeply ingrained, so you don’t have to recall them under pressure, but rather they come to you automatically.

A CPR refresher course is the same as a regular CPR course in every regard. Courses last for 90 minutes, cost $39 per person, and are conducted from our training room at Hyde Room, Level 5, 169 Castlereagh St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia(Castlereagh Boutique Hotel).

Enrolment & Eligibility

At Skills Training College, our first aid and CPR courses have no prerequisites in terms of prior academic or professional qualifications. Nonetheless, all prospective students must satisfy these basic criteria:

  • Basic written and verbal English is needed to engage with the course materials and complete the training and assessment activities.
  • All students must be 18 years old or provide acceptable permission from a parent or guardian.
  • Students require a Unique Student Identifier (USI) Number. If you’ve studied before you may already have one which you can find by searching online.
  • Basic levels of fitness and physical ability.


Skills Training College is a leading registered training organisation offering top quality, Australia wide courses in first aid and CPR. Here’s why you should choose us for your first aid qualification:

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A first aid certificate itself does not have an expiration date. Nevertheless, due to the dynamic nature of first aid practices, it is highly advised to undergo refresher training every three years. This practice ensures that your skills and understanding of first aid remain up-to-date.

Skills Training College provides refresher first aid courses in Sydney CBD, aiming to keep your first aid expertise current and reliable over time.

Similar to a first aid certificate, CPR training doesn’t have a strict expiration date but benefits from regular updates through refresher training. The Australian Resuscitation Council suggests undergoing CPR refresher training every twelve months to maintain proficiency and stay updated with the latest practices and techniques.

If your first aid certification gets lost or stolen, please contact us directly, and we’ll guide you through the necessary steps to obtain a replacement certification.

Absolutely you can access First Aid and CPR courses online, enabling you to undertake general or specialised refresher training from your home, office, or workplace. Simply click on the Courses tab of Skills Training College and sign up for a high-quality online CPR course right away.

These courses are assessed through practical training and assessment activities.

First aid courses typically evaluate your knowledge and practical skills in responding to first aid situations. These assessments encompass testing your ability to administer basic emergency life support and may involve written evaluations to assess your understanding.

In contrast, CPR assessment primarily focuses on observing and evaluating your proficiency in performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation techniques. This assessment solely revolves around demonstrating your practical ability to execute CPR effectively.

Absolutely, the significance of enrolling in a first aid or CPR course extends far beyond the realm of medical professionals. Acquiring these vital, life-saving skills equips individuals to make a meaningful difference during emergencies.

For those working with children, whether in educational settings or at home, holding a first aid or CPR certificate is especially valuable due to the unpredictability of emergencies involving children.

Furthermore, emergencies can arise anywhere, including office environments. Hence, we strongly advocate for workplace first aid training to ensure readiness in addressing diverse emergency situations. Participating in First Aid and CPR training showcases dedication and commitment to the workplace, demonstrating a proactive approach to enhancing skills and contributing to professional development opportunities.

Taking a CPR course is an integral component of obtaining a first aid certification. Therefore, a first aid qualification can be seen as an extension of learning from a CPR course. Advanced resuscitation qualifications serve as another example of further skill development in this domain.

Enrolling in a first aid course initiates opportunities for various advanced learning paths within the field of first aid. Some examples of these advanced first aid courses comprise:

  • HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an education and care setting

  • HLTAID013 Provide First Aid in a remote or isolated site

  • HLTAID014 Provide Advanced First Aid

  • HLTAID015 Provide advanced resuscitation and oxygen therapy

  • HLTAID016 Manage first aid services and resources

Not all of these qualifications are available through Skills Training College.

Skills Training College provides an extensive range of first aid courses that cater to the needs of Sydney CBD residents. Our centrally located training venue in the CBD offers easy accessibility. Additionally, we have training facilities in various locations such as Sydney Olympic Park, Bankstown, and Blacktown.

Furthermore, our presence extends across numerous interstate locations, covering various regions throughout Australia. To determine if we offer a first aid course near your location, please refer to the “Locations” tab situated at the top of our website for detailed information and our nationwide presence.

Skills Training College provides a comprehensive selection of nationally accredited courses, extending beyond our first aid offerings in Sydney CBD. Our diverse curriculum covers disciplines such as hospitality, healthcare, security, construction, and more.

For a comprehensive list of all available training courses, please explore the “Courses” tab located at the top of our website. You’ll find a wide array of options tailored to various careers and interests. We aim to have courses suitable for a range of career paths, ensuring there’s something fitting for your professional aspirations.