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Advanced Resuscitation Techniques (ART)

General course information

Upon successful completion of this course you will be awarded with the SLSA Advanced Resuscitation Techniques award. You will also receive the following nationally recognised qualification and units of competency issued through Surf Life Saving Queensland (RTO 2804):

HLTAID009 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

HLTAID015 – Provide advanced resuscitation and oxygen therapy

Specific entry requirements

  • The pre-requisite unit is HLTAID011 Provide First Aid

  • Be at least 15 years of age on date of final assessment

  • Be a financial member of Alexandra Headland SLSC

  • Be an actively patrolling member

Course overview

Advanced Resuscitation aims to provide participants with the necessary skills, knowledge and applications to use advanced resuscitation techniques. It is specifically designed for individuals wishing to safely administer oxygen by facemask or mechanical resuscitator to a breathing or non- breathing casualty.


Assessment is through demonstration, presentation and application of all elements of competency in a simulated workplace setting. Participants will be required to complete activities that may include role-plays, oral and written questioning, practical demonstrations and performing scenarios.

Annual skills maintenance/proficiency requirements

For this award to remain current, candidates must perform an annual proficiency check. 

ART course page last updated 11th December 2023

Alex Surf Club proudly delivers emergency care training under licence to SLSQ RTO #2804

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