Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation - Refresher

A refresher and assessment of the skills and knowledge required to perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines.

Course Duration

2 hours

Who Should Attend

People who have had past CPR training experience (eg. hold a CPR certificate) and are required to refresh their CPR skills on a regular basis.


The prerequisites for attendance at this course are:

  • completion of online pre-learning for HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  • your Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you do not have a USI please apply for one via the USI website.

Note: All prerequisites need to be current.

Learning Outcomes

A brief recap of CPR skills and knowledge (the DRSABCD steps) then completion of the CPR assessment. Students are required to complete the pre-learning prior to attending the course in order to prepare for the practical assessment.

PPE/PPC & Equipment Requirements

PTS training room standards apply:

  • smart casual attire (no shorts)
  • enclosed footwear

For more information about Western Power PPE requirements view the Western Power PPE Procedure


Assessments are included in this course.

  • As part of this unit of competency you will be required to perform 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR on an adult resuscitation manikin (placed on the floor) and 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR on an infant manikin (placed on a firm surface).
  • When deemed competent a statement of attainment will be awarded.


Statement of Attainment

Associated Authorisations

On successful completion of the course
Z0065 – Perform CPR (To be renewed annually)

For information on how to apply for an Authorisation, contact the Authorisations Team


  • you will need to complete pre-learning before attending this course. You will receive an email from St Johns containing a link to the pre-learning questionnaire shortly after your enrolment is confirmed.
  • you will be required to show photo ID to the trainer at the start of the training day

If there are no classes currently available that suit your needs, please contact PTS to request a booking.

Note: This course is delivered by a third party training provider.

Assessments are made against units of competency.
  • Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation (HLTAID001)

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