First Aid

Learn the first aid skills that could help save someone's life.

All our courses meet education and industry standards.

You must be able to show you can perform cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and/or fully explain to someone what to do in a CPR situation to complete these courses.

At the end of the course, you'll receive a First Aid certificate acknowledging your completion of the course and any unit standards achieved.

Frequently asked questions

Where are the courses held?

Group bookings can be delivered on location at your workplace upon request.

First aid courses are usually delivered at MIT Manukau Campus. Clear directions to the building and instructions on where to meet will be sent to you by email.

How do I get there, and is car parking available?

MIT Manukau is located on the corner of Davies Avenue and Manukau Station Road above the Manukau Train station.

Find out more about your transport and parking options.

How should I be dressed?

Due to the practical nature of the course, participants are advised to wear comfortable casual attire as this will enable free movement for kneeling and lying on the ground.

Are meals or other refreshments provided?

All students are reminded that they are responsible for their own meals. Hollywood Bakery Espresso Café and the Break Time Convenience store can be found in the atrium on the ground floor of MIT Manukau with more options available in the Manukau Bus station. The Westfield shopping centre is situation nearby.

Is there a minimum class size?

In order for a course to proceed a minimum class size of 10 students is required. The maximum group size is limited to 20, to enhance student learning.

The following courses are available in this area of study: