HLTWHS005 and HLTAID001 - Combined Manual Handling Course and Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Developed for health care professionals and nursing students, this nationally recognised one-day Manual Handling and Provide CPR course is suitable for anyone who has not completed either of these courses before or certificates have expired.
Manual Handling Course – HLTWHS005 – Conduct Manual Tasks Safely
This course aims to build an understanding of the nature and type of injuries that occur from performing manual handling, the role and responsibility of employers and employees in relation to manual handling safety, and key aspects of the risk assessment approach to manual handling tasks. The course has a strong practical component focusing on safe manual handling practices for transferring patients using slide sheets and hoists.
Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) – HLTAID001
During the course you will learn how to assess an emergency situation, correct CPR technique for infants and adults, your legal responsibilities when offering assistance and how to use and administer a defibrillator. Our highly knowledgeable instructors focus on making the course interactive, relevant to your situation and enjoyable. For nurses this course is accredited by the Australian College of Nursing.
This course takes approximately 6 hours. There is pre-work required for the CPR course which takes approximately 30 minutes to complete.
On the day of the course please bring along a copy of the online certificate as evidence that you have completed the online theory training.
We understand that there are times when you may need to reschedule or cancel a course booking. If this is the case please get in touch with us via email, firstname.lastname@example.org.
To reschedule a booking please provide your original booking information and the day you would like to change to.
For any cancellations made more than 48 hours prior to the course an administrative fee of $20.00 will apply. Unfortunately no refunds or changes to course bookings can be made within 48 hours of a course start time.
Important-Unique Student Identifier (USI) Number
From 1st January 2015, it is a government requirement to have a Unique Student Identifier Number (USI) for all nationally accredited courses that you attend.
Click below for assistance and information on how to obtain your USI.
Students who successfully complete these nationally recognised courses will be awarded the statement of attainment:
- HLTAID001 – Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
This course should be refreshed every 12 months, in line with Australian Resuscitation Council Guidelines.
- HLTWHS005 – Conduct Manual Tasks Safely (Valid for 3 Years)