First Aid for BCITO / Building Industry Information

Online and early payment discounts available

Practical Training Solutions in conjunction with BCITO is offering First Aid courses for BCITO apprentices at a reduced rate. Our First Aid for BCITO apprentices courses are Workplace First Aid courses that meet NZQA and WorkSafe requirements.

The Workplace First Aid course is made up of a 8.5 hours training session (usually taught in one day) and a 4 hour Self-directed Learning Module that learners complete in their own time. We also offer revalidation training. The Revalidation First Aid course is made up of a 4 hours training session and a Self-directed Learning Module. To find out more about the course content and NZQA unit standards please view our course information.

We offer a comprehensive schedule of first aid for BCITO apprentices and employers in Hamilton and specially arranged courses for BCITO appentices in Tauranga. You can find a calendar of our Hamilton and Tauranga schedule below. Group bookings for alternative dates and/or times are welcome.

 
Course fees and discounts for BCITO
Workplace First Aid Revalidation First Aid
Standard course fee $220 $110
Less BCITO sector discount -$25 -$15
Less BCITO online booking discount -$20
Less early payment discount -$20 -$15
Course fee with all discounts $155 $80
Registration of NZQA Unit Standard credits is included for all apprentices. If non-apprentices would like to have credits registered, please note that there is an additional cost of $12 per person.

Make a booking


Click the button below to submit your booking request and receive our special BCITO discount.  The booking form allows you to book one or multiple learners on the same or different days and has the option to submit invoicing information for organisations. We will email you a confirmation with all the course details, including payment instructions.

Currently available training sessions


We have training sessions scheduled in Hamilton East most days of the week – please see our Google calendar for currently available dates. Dates are also shown on the booking forms linked above. For Hamilton, all day time training sessions start at 8:30am (arrive at 8:15am for administration) and the evening sessions start at 5:30pm (arrive at 5:15pm for administration). Scroll down to see course times.

Our next available Tauranga course date is scheduled for Monday, 29 July – 8am to 4:30pm (arrive at 7:45am for administration) at 40 Tawa St, Mt. Maunganui.

First aid training session times for Hamilton


 
Course type Unit Standards Training session time (incl breaks)#
Workplace First Aider 6400, 6401 & 6402 8:15am to 5:00pm

Evening course: 2 evenings (5:15pm to 9:30pm)

Workplace Revalidation* 6400, 6401 &6402 8:15am to 12:45pm

Evening course: 5:15pm to 9:30pm

Basic Life Support (CPR) 6402 8:30am to 11:30pm

Evening course: 5:30 to 8:30pm

# Classroom time is 8.5 hours for Workplace First Aid course, 4 hours for Workplace Revalidation and 3 hours for CPR courses. For Workplace First Aid and Workplace Revalidation courses learners need to complete a Self Directed Learning Module in their own time. Start time note: Please note that the first session starts at 8:30 am but you need to arrive before then for homework submission and administration. If the Learner arrives late they may be turned away and asked to reschedule.

* To be eligible a Workplace First Aid certificate that is no older than 2 years and 3 months must be presented before or at the beginning of the course. We need to sight the previous certificate for verification.

Make a booking


Click the button below to submit your booking request and receive our special BCITO discount.  The booking form allows you to book one or multiple Learners on the same or different days and has the option to submit invoicing information for organisations. We will email you a confirmation with all the course details, including payment instructions.