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Ballarat Central Training Location

Our First Aid Courses in Ballarat Central are provided by expert trainers in a central locations with easy transport options.

Courses Available

CPR, First Aid & Childcare

Daily Classes:

Classes start from 9:30am each day.

Location

Quest Ballarat, 7 Dawson St N, Ballarat Central

Arrival Plan

Please arrive on time for the administration and mini quiz. If you arrive late you cannot be admitted to the class. Allow additional travel time for any public transport or traffic delays. CPR First Aid is not responsible for late arrival due to any travel delays.

Refreshments

No food or drink permitted in training room. Bottle water allowed.

Amenities

• Seating in classroom environment

• Hygiene in accordance with infection controls

• Toilets on premises

Parking

Onsite free parking (first come basis)

Metred street parking at the front of the property

Public transport

Our training venue can be reached by public transport.

Workplace Onsite Training

We provide workplace compliant training delivered by fully qualified professionals for your staff. Choose from -
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We come to you

We provide a trainer at your workplace to conduct a customised trainig session.
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Private booking at our venue

Your staff training at our venues for a private, customised session (minimum numbers apply);
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Send staff to a public class

Small staff groups can attend our normal public sessions as a more cost-effective solution.

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First Aid Courses in Ballarat Central

In the workplace, compliance with first aid regulations is crucial to maintaining a safe and healthy environment for employees.

First aid courses provide employees with the knowledge and skills necessary to respond effectively in the event of an emergency.

Booking a first aid course is a simple and effective way to ensure that your workplace is compliant with first aid regulations.

We also offer the most competitive rates when compared with other Registered Training Organisations.

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Express CPR Course

$81 only $40.50

30min assessment-only

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HLTAID009 certificate

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Secure online enrolment

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Pre-course online theory

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For experienced students with current certification

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Regular CPR Course

$81 only $40.50

1.5 hour practical course

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HLTAID009 certificate

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Secure online enrolment

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Pre-course online theory

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Full CPR Course

$141 only $70.50

3 hour practical course

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HLTAID009 certificate

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Secure online enrolment

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No online theory

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Express First Aid Course

$161 only $80.50

1 hour assessment-only

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HLTAID011 certificate

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HLTAID009 included

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Secure online enrolment

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Pre-course online theory

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For experienced students with current certification

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Regular First Aid Course

$161 only $80.50

3 hour practical course

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HLTAID011 certificate

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HLTAID009 included

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Secure online enrolment

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Full First Aid Course

$221 only $110.50

8.5 hour practical course

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HLTAID011 certificate

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HLTAID009 included

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Secure online enrolment

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No online theory

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Express Childcare First Aid Course

$201 only $100.50

1.25 hour assessment-only

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HLTAID012 certificate

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HLTAID011 included

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HLTAID009 included

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Secure online enrolment

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Pre-course online theory

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For experienced students with current certification

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Regular Childcare First Aid Course

$201 only $100.50

3.5 hour practical course

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HLTAID012 certificate

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HLTAID011 included

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HLTAID009 included

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Secure online enrolment

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Pre-course online theory

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How to get your First Aid Qualification

We make it quick and easy! Just book, attend and assess to receive your First aid certificate

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Book

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Select a course and venue

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Book your date and time

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Receive an email for access to the online pre-course theory

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Attend

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Complete the pre-course theory at least 24 hrs before class​

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Attend the face-to-face training with our expert trainers

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Assess

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Complete your assessment

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Get your certificate same day

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Provide feedback and review

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Receive annual reminder

What First Aid Course do I Need?

Need a general First Aid qualification?

We recommend the HLTAID011 Provide first aid course. This also includes CPR qualification. The Australian Resuscitation Council
(ARC) recommends that this qualification is updated every 3 years. We provide express, regular and full First Aid course options
depending on if you are updating your qualification or are taking this for the first time.

Looking to update your CPR qualification?

We recommend the HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation course. The Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC)
recommends that this qualification is updated annually. We provide express, short and regular CPR course options depending on
if you are updating your qualification or are taking this for the first time.

Need a first aid qualification to work in the childcare and education industry?

You need to enrol in the HLTAID012 Provide an emergency first aid response in education and care setting course. If you are
working with children in Geelong, you are also be required to obtain first aid training qualifications in Asthma and Anaphylaxis.

Please check with the employer before enrolling, so that client gets the correct training for his or her circumstance.

Note: An Express Class is an ASSESSMENT ONLY course and is only applicable to those who hold current qualifications and train
annually. If you do not complete these courses regularly, we recommend you book into our REGULAR or Full Length Course. It will
be difficult to complete the class assessments without prior learning.

First Aid Course FAQs

To keep our training costs down a large component of our courses are completed as theory at home prior to the class. And by not supplying refreshments on the day of training we are able to keep our prices low and offer student pricing for all.

It also means we can focus on the fun stuff on the day of the class, and incorporate more practical exercises and assessments rather than a theory-based class environment.

Our courses are nationally accredited and are the same courses delivered nationally by any other RTO (Registered Training Organisation) provider. All of our courses must follow the ARC guidelines if delivered in Australia to make them compliant.

If you need a general First Aid qualification, we recommend the HLTAID011 Provide first aid. This also includes CPR qualification. The Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) recommends updating this qualification every 3 years.

If you want to update CPR qualification then we recommend HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation. The Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) recommends updating this qualification annually.

If you are looking for a first aid qualification to work in the childcare and education industry and require Anaphylaxis and Asthma training ONLY, you should consider HLTAID012 Provide an emergency first aid response in education and care setting.

If you are working with children in Victoria, you are also be required to obtain first aid training qualifications in Asthma and Anaphylaxis. You need to check with the employer before enrolling, so that the client gets the proper training for their circumstance.

**** Please note that you still need to confirm with your employer first what qualification you need to take before you book in a class ****

The pre-study consists of multiple choice questions which can be done online.

Pre-study takes on average 5-8 hours. 95% of students prefer the online method (as opposed to attending another day) as it is convenient and cost effective.

Online First Aid courses are not accredited, so they can't be used for certification or employment purposes. The First Aid course assessment requires practical demonstration of CPR. This means that you will have to use an actual manekin, which is not available online for any reason and can only be found at real life training courses.

Yes. Your first aid certificate will state that you're qualified to provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) because it's part of the training for those who have obtained their certification.

Defibrillation training is now a component of the 009 course, there is no longer a stand alone 22101VIC course

Our statement (certificate) will be emailed upon successful completion after 7pm the same day for morning classes, or next day for afternoon classes.

Your first aid qualifications will not expire. However, it is recommended that you update your qualification for First Aid every 3 years.

Most workplaces will require staff to have updated qualifications and because course codes can change every 2-3 years it is usually a requirement that first aiders hold a qualification for a current course.

CPR First Aid essential service and still able to deliver first aid and CPR courses. We are actively monitoring advice from the Australian Government, the Chief Medical Office and the Australian First Aid Training Council in relation to Coronavirus (COVID-19) and precautions we must put in place to ensure client health and safety in our classes.

We have implemented and encouraged clients to adhere witrh our stringent hygiene practices:

- hand washing / sanitising (20 second hand washing) before and after entering the class
- hand washing / sanitising after touching any equipment
- handwashing / sanitising is also enforced if a learner touches any personal belongings, such as a mobile phone, in the class environment
- sanitised surfaces and equipment with antibacterial sprays

A CPR qualification is generally valid for one year in Ballarat. It is crucial to renew it periodically to stay up to date with the latest techniques and maintain the ability to respond effectively in life-threatening situations.

The cost of a CPR course in Ballarat can vary depending on the level of certification sought. On average, you can expect to pay around $40.50 to $141 for a standard CPR course, with additional fees for advanced or specialised training.

A CPR qualification is generally valid for one year in Ballarat. It is crucial to renew it periodically to stay up to date with the latest techniques and maintain the ability to respond effectively in life-threatening situations.

The cost of a CPR course in Ballarat can vary depending on the level of certification sought. On average, you can expect to pay around $40.50 to $141 for a standard CPR course, with additional fees for advanced or specialised training.

Yes, you can do a CPR course online in Ballarat. Online CPR certification programs allows you to learn at your own pace and convenience. However, it's essential to ensure that the online course you choose is recognised and approved by relevant authorities to guarantee the validity and acceptance of your certification.

HLTAID003 has been replaced by HLTAID011 and are different units of competency in CPR training. HLTAID003 covers basic CPR and first aid skills while HLTAID011 is specifically focused on providing a comprehensive first aid support. It's important to choose the appropriate course based on your specific training needs and regulatory requirements.

HLTAID004 in Ballarat is a valid certification for providing advanced first aid, replaced by HLTAID012 Provide first aid in an education and care setting course. It is recommended to check with the local authorities or training provider such as CPR First Aid RTO NO 21903, to ensure the validity of your qualification.

The general guideline is to start CPR immediately in case of cardiac arrest and continue uninterrupted until medical professionals arrive. Time is critical, and prompt action can significantly increase the chances of survival for the individual in need.

Absolutely! Learning CPR in Ballarat is incredibly worthwhile. It equips you with lifesaving skills to respond in emergencies, potentially saving lives. Whether at home, work, or in public, your knowledge and ability to perform CPR can make a significant difference in someone's chance of survival until professional help arrives.

The duration of HLTAID011 certification can vary depending on the regulatory requirements and industry standards. Typically, this first aid qualification is valid for three years. It is crucial to renew the certification before it expires to stay updated with the latest techniques and maintain your skills in providing comprehensive first aid support.

In Ballarat, HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) Course is generally valid for a period of one year.

Yes, you can perform CPR on someone in Ballarat without being certified. In an emergency, immediate CPR can be life-saving. However, obtaining proper training and certification is highly recommended as it provides valuable knowledge, skills, and confidence to perform CPR effectively and safely, ensuring the best possible outcome.

CPR certification is typically valid for one year in Ballarat, Victoria. Renewing certification regularly ensures up-to-date knowledge and skills to respond effectively during emergencies and potentially save lives.

In Ballarat, CPR should be started immediately in case of cardiac arrest. Time is critical, so beginning CPR promptly increases the chances of survival. Call emergency services (000), then begin chest compressions and rescue breaths following the recommended guidelines until professional help arrives.

To obtain a first aid certificate in Ballarat, you can enroll in an accredited course, which typically covers essential life-saving skills like CPR, bandaging, and more. Attending and successfully completing the course, including passing any required assessments, will earn you a first aid certificate recognised in the area, equipping you with valuable skills to respond to emergencies effectively.

The cost of a first aid certificate in Ballarat varies depending on the training provider and the level of certification desired. Prices generally range from $80.50 to $221, but it's best to contact your locally registered training organisation for specific pricing details and any potential discounts or subsidies that may be available.

The cost of a first aid course in Ballarat can vary depending on the training provider and the level of certification. Generally, prices range from $80.50 to $221. It's recommended to contact local organisations for specific pricing details and potential discounts or subsidies.

Yes, a first aid certificate in Ballarat is definitely worth it. It equips you with life-saving skills, confidence in emergencies, and the ability to provide immediate assistance until professional help arrives. It can make a significant difference in critical situations and potentially save lives.

A Ballarat first aid certificate typically lasts for 3 years. After that period, it is recommended to renew your certification by attending a refresher course to ensure your knowledge and skills are up to date with the latest guidelines and techniques in first aid.

Yes, you can do a first aid course online in Ballarat. Training providers like CPR First Aid Ballarat RTO NO 21903 offers online first aid courses that allow you to learn and complete the certification at your own pace from the comfort of your home. Ensure the course is recognised and provides hands-on practical components for a comprehensive learning experience.

A Ballarat first aid certificate is typically valid for 3 years. After that period, it's recommended to renew your certification by attending a refresher course to ensure your knowledge and skills are up to date and aligned with the latest guidelines and practices in first aid.

The main difference between Level 1 and Level 2 first aid in Ballarat is the depth of knowledge and skills covered. Level 1 involves CPR, while Level 2 goes into first aid topics.The latter is more comprehensive and suitable for individuals seeking a higher level of first aid expertise.

HLTAID011 replaced HLTAID003, the previous standard unit that covers general first aid skills, including CPR, wound management, and basic life support. HLTAID011, on the other hand, is an advanced unit that includes additional topics such as the use of automated external defibrillators (AEDs) and advanced resuscitation techniques. HLTAID011 is recommended for individuals who require more comprehensive first aid training or work in high-risk environments.

A first aid level 1 course typically lasts for about 1 to 3 hours. The duration may vary slightly depending on the training provider and the specific content covered during the course. It is designed to provide participants with essential first aid skills and knowledge to respond effectively to common emergencies.

In some cases, you may be able to claim the cost of a first aid course on your tax return. It depends on your specific circumstances and the tax regulations in Ballarat. To determine eligibility, consult with a tax professional or refer to the guidelines provided by your tax authority for deductions related to education or professional development expenses.

The amount of first aid allowance can vary depending on several factors such as the employer, industry, and local Balarat regulations. It's best to consult with your employer or refer to any applicable employment agreements, collective bargaining agreements, or government regulations to determine the specific amount or eligibility criteria for a first aid allowance.

HLTAID003 and HLTAID004 are different units of competency for providing first aid training. HLTAID003 focuses on providing general first aid skills, while HLTAID004 includes additional training on managing emergency situations and administering advanced resuscitation techniques in the education and care setting.

HLTAID003 has been superseded by HLTAID011, which are different certifications with updated guidelines and training requirements.

Yes, HLTAID004 includes HLTAID003. HLTAID004 is an advanced first aid unit that covers all the content of HLTAID003, which focuses on general first aid skills. HLTAID004 expands upon HLTAID003 by incorporating additional training in managing emergency situations and administering advanced resuscitation techniques in the education and care setting.

Yes, HLTAID012 in Ballarat includes first aid training. HLTAID012 is a unit of competency that specifically focuses on providing first aid response in an education and care setting. It covers the knowledge and skills required to respond to various emergencies and administer first aid within the context of childcare or education environments.

HLTAID003 in Ballarat has been replaced by HLTAID011 (Provide First Aid). If completed within the 3-year period before the update, HLTAID003 remains valid until its expiration date. It is recommended to verify with your local training authorities or provider such as CPR First Aid RTO NO 21903.

HLTAID004 has been replaced by HLTAID012 (Provide First Aid in an education and care setting). If completed within the 3-year period before the update, HLTAID004 remains valid until its expiration date.

In Ballarat, HLTAID003 has been replaced by HLTAID011 Provide First Aid. HLTAID011 is the current standard for first aid certification, incorporating updated guidelines and training requirements in the region.

HLTAID011 is typically valid for three years. After that period, it is recommended to renew your certification by attending a refresher course to ensure your knowledge and skills remain up to date with the latest guidelines and practices in advanced first aid.

HLTAID003 Provide First Aid in Ballarat cannot be completed entirely online as it has been replaced by HLTAID011. An in-person or practical component is still required to ensure hands-on training and proficiency in first aid skills.

The recommended timeframe for renewing HLTAID004 (superseded by HLTAID012) is every three years. It is important to attend refresher courses to stay updated on the latest techniques and maintain the necessary skills and knowledge required for advanced first aid response. Regular renewal ensures that individuals are prepared to handle emergency situations effectively.

The HLTAID011 Provide First Aid course in Ballarat is the current updated iteration, introduced in 2020, replacing the outdated HLTAID003. This updated version offers the most recent guidelines and content for comprehensive first aid training.

HLTAID003 is not classified as Level 2. It is a standard unit of competency for providing general first aid training, covering essential skills such as CPR, wound management, and basic life support. The level of the unit may vary depending on the training framework or classification used in specific regions or organisations, but HLTAID003 is typically considered a foundational or entry-level qualification in first aid.