NT Course Details

Provide CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation)
Upcoming Courses

Name Date Time Location Available Spaces Cost Single Enrol Group Enrol
Provide CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) 18 March 2021 09:00 am – 11:00 am Surf Life Saving Northern Territory 10 $70.00

Learn Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) from the lifesaving expert, Surf Life Saving SA/NT. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, or CPR, saves lives. It is a simple procedure that uses chest compressions and rescue ventilation to keep oxygen flowing through the body of someone who has suffered a cardiac arrest. The goal is to protect the brain from lack of oxygen by taking over the circulatory duties of the heart until paramedics arrive. 

Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation CPR is a Nationally Accredited course.



The CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) course delivers the essential principals, knowledge and skills to maintain breathing and circulation in emergency situations for adults, children and infants. You could help save the life of a co-worker or someone close to you one day and become a real lifesaver.

Target Audience:

Participants must be a minimum age of 10 years on the date of final assessment.

This unit applies to all people who may require to provide CPR, in a range of situations.


Learning Outcomes:

  • HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Learning Methods:

Special Needs and LLN Reasonable Adjustment

Surf Life Saving SA/NT recognises that students participating in training courses may have varying learning styles and support requirements. These may include but are not limited to students with language, literacy and/or numeracy concerns, or abilities. Students with any special needs are requested to contact us prior to registering for a course to discuss suitable arrangements.

Demonstration of Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation procedures – Participants will demonstrate Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation on training manikins – adult, child and infant – in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines.
To meet the unit of competency, the participant needs to demonstration at least two (2) minutes of CPR on an adult manikin on the floor.

Program Benefits:

  • Participants will learn vital lifesaving skills.
  • This course gives you the confidence and knowledge to maintain basic life support in a person who is in cardiac arrest until help arrives.
  • This course is suitable for the workplace or public CPR competency.


  • Recognise and assess an emergency situation
  • Ensure safety for self, bystanders and casualty
  • Assess the casualty and recognise the need for CPR
  • Seek assistance from emergency services
  • Perform CPR in accordance with the ARC guidelines
  • Display respectful behaviour towards casualty
  • Operate an automated external defibrillator (AED)
  • Accurately convey incident details to emergency services
  • Report details of incident in line with appropriate workplace or site procedures
  • Maintain privacy and confidentiality of information in line with statutory and/or organisational policies
  • Recognise the possible psychological impacts on self and other rescuers and seek help when required
  • Contribute to a review of the first aid response as required