Perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) – 3 CNE points

Course Code :
Course Validity :
Valid Australia Wide

Purpose :
A mixture of theoretical and practical elements, with at least 50% of time spent on practical skills
Prerequisites :
Must be at least 14 years of age by the last scheduled session of the course

Learning Objectives :
– Indications for CPR
– Correct positioning of hands
– Procedures for CPR
– Two person CPR
– Defibrillation orientation

Qualification Issued :
Statement of Attainment
– Perform CPR
Legislative Authorisations :
The competency is nationally recognised through inclusion on the ANRA National Training Register and conforms to Australian Resuscitation Council Policy Guideline 7

Requirements for Successful Course Completion :

  • Attendance at all sections of the course is required
  • Active participation in group activities and discussions involved in the training program
  • Successfully complete progressive practical assessments. Progressive assessment of the competencies will be conducted throughout the course
  • Successfully complete either a multiple-choice theoretical assessment, demonstrate practical application of skills or answer structures verbal questions in a one on one or group capacity by the end of the course

Course Length : Approximately 3 hours
Instructor : EFA First Aid/CPR trainer
Certificate validity : ARC recommends that resuscitation skills be refreshed annually

Notes : Due to the practical components of the course, participants are advised to wear comfortable clothing