Provide Advanced Resuscitation


This course is a course designed for experienced first-aiders who use specific equipment and often work in higher-risk environments.

This course develops advanced skills for providing life support and focuses on the use of oxygen delivery systems and in-depth knowledge and skill in the use of Automated External Defibrillators (AED); as well as the skills and knowledge required to use specialised equipment in the provision of resuscitation and oxygen therapy in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines.

What certification do you get?

This is an accredited course. On successful completion of this course you will be issued a statement of attainment in:

  • HLTAID009 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • HLTAID015 Provide advanced resuscitation and oxygen therapy 

St John recommends, as per the First Aid in the Workplace Code of Practice and the Australian Resuscitation Council guidelines, resuscitation skills (HLTAID009/HLTAID015) are renewed every 12 months.


The course covers the following: 

  • DRSABCD action plan
  • Infection control
  • Automated External Defibrillation (AED)
  • Soft bag resuscitation
  • Administration of oxygen
  • Oxygen delivery systems
  • Oxygen therapy and resuscitation
  • Oropharyngeal airway
  • Bag valve mask (BVM)
  • Legal and other requirements
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Assessment of vital signs
  • Levels of consciousness
  • Suction equipment
  • Maintenance of resuscitation equipment


Please note that a current certificate for Provide First Aid HLTAID011 is a prerequisite of this course.
Evidence of currency in Provide First Aid is to be provided BEFORE the course by emailing it to
Failure to do so will result in not being able to attend.

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Available spots

15th of March 2024

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