Certificate II in Medical Service First Response


HLT21015 - Certificate II in Medical Service First Response

Course Overview
Baseline Training delivers the HLT21015 - Certification II in Medical Service First Response qualification reflects the role of first medical response workers or volunteers who provide initial care to patients. These people provide basic first aid and emergency responses in the pre-hospital/out-of hospital environment. No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication. 

Designed for
Those learners wishing to gain entry level employment within the first responders areas of health care or those already employed in workplaces requiring staff with the skills levels to attend to persons injured on site or in the surrounds.  Learners’ may be qualified in other areas and are wanting to upskill their first aid/first responder skills sets.  

There are no formal entry requirements.
However, Learners will be required to successfully complete the Baseline LLN assessment.

Course Content

The HLT21015 - Certification II in Medical Service First Response provides learners with the knowledge and skills to successfully obtain the following units of competency:
Units of Competency

Core Units

  • CHCDIV001 - Work with diverse people
  • HLTAID003 - Provide first aid
  • HLTINF001 - Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
  • HLTWHS001 - Participate in workplace health and safety
Elective Units
  • CHCCOM005 - Communicate and work in health or community services
  • CHCDIV002 - Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
  • HLTAID005 - Provide first aid in remote situations
  • HLTAID006 - Provide advanced first aid
  • HLTAID007 - Provide advanced resuscitation

Delivery Method
Learners will have up to 18 Months from course commencement to complete the course.
Rolling Intakes
For public courses, Baseline Training provides a rolling intake model, where once a month a one-day face to face interactive workshop is conducted, which requires learners to participate in theory and practical activities.
Block Sessions - face to face
Face to face interactive workshops requiring learners to attend five days participating in both theory and practical activities. After the completion of the face to face workshops, learners will have access to the blearning portal in which the learner has 12 months to submit assessments.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
RPL is available for those with adequate industry experience. Please contact us for more information on how to produce an RPL evidence portfolio.
Assessment activities may include a combination of knowledge questions, scenarios and workplace projects. Upon successful completion of the qualification, learners will be awarded the HLT21015 - Certification II in Medical Service First Response.
Study Pathways

Learners who successfully complete the HLT21015 - Certification II in Medical Service First Response qualification through this training may wish to seek further training in the field of health. The HLT Training Package Release 3.0 defines pathways to further qualifications and careers in the health and allied health profession.

PricingLearner Handbook 2019
Individuals: $1995
Funding: Not applicable
Groups: Contact Baseline Training on 1300 227 354

Brisbane, Gladstone, Townsville and various locations/worksites as required
Note: If no courses are listed, please call us on 1300 227 354 to discuss our upcoming courses or your group training needs.