Ballina First Aid courses & Refresher First Aid Classes
Ballina First Aid courses are completed in one day. You can book first aid classes online 24/7 or call 0413 244 994 and book by phone.
What First Aid course should I choose?
HLTAID003 Provide First Aid is the nationally recognised first aid qualification and as a fully accredited registered training organisation RTO 45284 we deliver it. It does not matter if your current first aid certificate has expired or you are new to first aid training. Simply enrol in the one comprehensive training course on a date that suits you. Courses are run through our venues every week.
Why should I learn First Aid with International Paramedic College?
We are a local independent training company that provides first aid courses and refresher training courses. Like The Red Cross St John Ambulance and Surf Lifesaving, we are fully regulated by The Australian Governments Skills Quality Authority (ASQEA) to provide the health, safety and emergency first aid qualifications we deliver. Our regulation is through this national government accreditation body to provide professional courses and accredited qualifications like our First Aid Course HLTAID003 which is recognised nationally as the standard requirement for first aid training in Australia.
We are confident we have the most comprehensive first aid courses. You can read what other local people say about learning with us by looking at our student feedback here
Why learn first aid in from a Paramedic educator?
Our educational manager trained as an intensive care paramedic with the Ambulance Service of NSW. He was born in Ballina and grew up living on the Ambulance Station in its original location on Tamar Street and when the new Ambulance station was built on the grounds of the Hospital next to St Andrews nursing home, aged care facility and opposite the Cherry Street sports Bowling Club He has a strong connections with the northern rivers region of NSW and has received numerous awards and commendations including
Life member of St John Ambulance Australia
Blood donor with Red Cross
A volunteer member of Rural Fire Service
Nominated for VET Trainer of the year
Volunteer with disability services for the BDCSA now known as FSG, a community organisation with services in the fields of disability care, mental health, aged care, family and childcare services.
Committee member of Paramedics Australasia, The peak body for Paramedics in Australia and New Zealand
Bachelor of Clinical Paramedic Practice Charles Sturt University
Diploma of Adult Education University of Technology Sydney
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What if my current First Aid certificate is expired?
This course covers all you need to know about first aid and gives you a first aid certificate valid for 3 years. This first aid course is suitable for people with or without a current first aid certificate or if you are seeking a refresher training course because your first aid certificate is about to expire or has recently expired, also known as Apply First Aid, Senior First Aid or Level 2 Workplace First Aid or refresher first aid)
All accredited first aid organisations like International Paramedic College based in the northern rivers of NSW or National organisations like St John, Red Cross, surf lifesaving, and Austswim and the Australian Resuscitation Council recommend refreshing First aid skills every 3 years.
We discount the price but not the quality
With our cheap or discount pricing we do not routinely post out hard copies of certificates but they are available on request. Additional charges may apply to cover postage and delivery as indicated on the home page of our website.
First aid course times?
9.00am – 5.00pm (We ask that you arrive 20 minutes early to complete paperwork)
Is parking available at the venue?
Parking is freely available at our venue. Seacoast Church 52 De Havilland Crescent
What you need to bring along on the day of your first aid training
Lunch if you like
A form of identification
Pen and note paper
Are there any prerequisites to learn first aid?
While there are no pre-requisites for this course, you will need to have sufficient English language skills to complete the competency-based first aid training.
You will also be required to undertake practical training and assessments at floor level which includes demonstrating CPR on a manikin for two minutes.
If you have reduced mobility or a current injury that may make this difficult please call and discuss this with us prior to booking.
Participants under the age of 18 are required to provide a consent form completed by their legal guardian. Please download and complete the form. You can submit it by email prior to your training day or hand it to your trainer prior to commencing training.
Pre-course study before my training
- Course completed in one day
- Pre-course study and learning materials provided on enrolment
We are confident we have the most comprehensive first aid courses. Read our reviews on facebook or google.
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First Aid Course Location Map and Address
52 De Havilland Crescent
Ballina, NSW, 2478
T: 0413 244 994,