Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) -1 Hour



Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) -1 Hour with pre-learning

This course is delivered through our new SJx immersive training experience. Learn more here.

For those wanting to learn the skills to perform CPR, maintain their competence, or refresh their existing skills. This course requires online pre-learning followed by a face to face practical assessment of skills.


1 hour
Face to face
Requires pre-work

About this course

Course Outline

This course covers the following:

  • DRSABCD action plan and responding to emergency situations
  • Managing unconscious breathing casualties
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
  • Using a defibrillator (AED)
  • Legal issues in first aid
  • Infection control


1 hour face to face session.


No pre-learning required.

This course is for those who prefer a combination of self-paced pre-learning followed by a face to face review and demonstration of skills


On successful completion of this course you will be issued a statement of attainment in:

  • HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

The SafeWork Australia model Code of Practice: First Aid in the Workplace and the Australian Resuscitation Council recommend that first aid skills are renewed every three years, and resuscitation skills (HLTAID009/HLTAID0015) are renewed every 12 months. Please also refer to specific industry standards and guidelines.

Assessment Methods

We use a range of different methods to assess you, including written assessments and practical activities.
You will be required to demonstrate CPR on a manikin on the floor. You may need to pair up with another student to complete the practical exercises.

Who it’s for

This course is for those who prefer online self-paced learning with a reduced face to face component. The benefits of this class include:

  • Reduced time in the classroom
  • Self-paced pre-learning

Course delivery formats

2 Hours

A 2 hour face-to-face course.

1 Hour

Online pre-learning followed by a 1 hour face to face course.

100% Online

A 1.5 hour online course with mandatory pre-work.


Student Handbook (PDF)


Training FAQs can be found here.

Does this course include CPR?

Yes, on completion, you will become proficient in providing CPR.

What does this CPR 1 hour course involve? 

The CPR 1 hour course is a combination of self-paced online pre-learning followed by a 1 hour face to face session that allows for practice and demonstration of skills and knowledge.

Do I need to renew my CPR every year?

Yes, St John recommends, as per the Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines, that resuscitation skills (HLTAID009) are renewed every 12 months.

"I was very impressed with the whole process from applying for the course, the venue and our trainer. I am so happy I've done this course as it's a good idea to have this knowledge not just at work, but in everyday life. You never know when these skills are required."

Vivienne, Student.

“The instructor was absolutely fantastic. Entertaining, thorough and refreshingly real. No hold back on what we may encounter in reality. Made the coursework and practical enjoyable, rather than just another refresher course."

Biagio, Student.

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1 hour
Face to face
Requires pre-work