Qualification Details

Qualification DETAILS

Provide First Aid FFS21


In a range of situations, including community and workplace settings, workers may be required to Provide First Aid.

In this course you will identify how to respond to an emergency situation, apply appropriate first aid procedures, communicate details of the incident and evaluate the incident and your own performance.
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to provide a first aid response to a casualty. This program applies to all workers who may be required to provide a first aid response in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.
Learners will be required to complete this unit of competency within 3 months of enrolment. From enrolment, learners may access PTG’s online learning system for theory based learning and assessment with Trainer and Assessor email support.

This course is delivered through face-to-face class room delivery or a combination of face to face and online training and assessment.

The face-to-face component is delivered over one full day and includes up to 3 months for completion enabling candidates time to demonstrate competency. Competency may be achieved using distance based written and/or electronic delivery and assessment.

02.1 Assessment

Assessment may be conducted through combinations of the following methods:
 Face-to-face theory and practical assessment
 Online and written assessment
Learners will be provided with the resources required for this program. You will need access to a computer or tablet with an internet connection to complete online assessment for this unit. 

Learner Guide/ Workbooks will be made available for those who prefer to work with hardcopy documents. Electronic resources are provided in the resources tab within the student online portal. 
The PTG Campus is located at The Boat Works, Coomera. This course may also be held in other geographical areas. Please contact PTG staff for workshop dates and locations. 

06.1 Credit Transfer

If you have completed any single or multiple units in this qualification and can provide evidence in the form of a certificate and transcript issued by a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) or educational body, you may be eligible for credit transfer. You should consult with PTG for advice on this process.

06.2 Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

RPL recognises your existing experience gained through life or work for which you may not have obtained a formal qualification. If you are able to supply valid, sufficient, current and authentic evidence of having the skills and knowledge required for any or all of the required units for this qualification, you may be eligible for RPL and should consult with PTG for advice on this process.
This qualification is made up of 1 unit of competency:


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Our Location

Paradigm Training Group is now conveniently positioned in two locations at Australia’s Greatest Boatyard, The Boat Works in Coomera, QLD.

Find the administration team, Business/ Leadership/ Work Health and Safety and First Aid trainers in our office and training rooms in Building J01A of the South Yard, a short walk from Espresso Twenty5 and Boatworks Car Museum.

Our maritime training rooms are also located in the South Yard, opposite The Boat Works administration office and slipway at A-05 on the waterside of Hanger H.

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