Information for the Learner

HLTAID011 Provide First Aid 

  1. Respond to an emergency situation
  2. Apply appropriate first aid procedures
  3. Communicate details of the incident
  4. Review the incident


Unit Information

The unit of competency being assessed is HLTAID011 Provide First Aid. The unit can be accessed at by accessing 



This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to a casualty in line with first aid guidelines determined by the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) and other Australian national peak clinical bodies.

The unit applies to all persons who may be required to provide a first aid response in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.

Specific licensing/regulatory requirements relating to this competency, including requirements for refresher training should be obtained from the relevant national/state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authorities.



The unit of competency has no pre-requisites units.


Assessor Competency Requirements

Assessors must satisfy the Standards for Registered Training Organisations’ requirements for assessors and must hold this unit or demonstrate equivalent skills and knowledge to that contained within this unit.


Please Note:

Students will be able to complete the course in stages if they find it necessary. If a student partially completes the course, they will simply need to log back in to the site to continue the course from where they last left it.

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