Scouts WA First Aid

Partnership Discount

Scouts WA and St John have partnered to offer members a 50% Discount on 1-Day First Aid Courses*

Scouts WA Discounted Cost:

  • $90.00 per person

Available at:

  • St John locations – ideal for small groups or regional members
  • Book as a group and run at your own location – ideal for larger groups

Take the Course at a St John Location

A great option for single or small group training of up to 12 people – select your location and preferred course date, then just head along on the day. 

If you live in regionally in WA, you can attend any participating St John training location throughout the state. Choose from over over 80 locations throughout WA. As a Scout, you’ll receive a 50% discount on 1-day courses.

St John Partners Scouts WA

Course Locations and Dates

To find your nearest location, click below to go the St John WA website and select the location and date convenient to you.

*Please note – Course fees are not refundable. Please note changes to bookings can be made up to 48hrs prior to the course by emailing St John in advance. However, changes cannot be made on weekend bookings.

Details for your booking:

  • Your full name and a personal email address
  • Credit or debit card payment over the phone to secure your place

After booking, you will receive an email from St Johns, requiring a USI number to register you for training. (Click here to find your Unique Student Identifier or to apply for one). 

You will be emailed pre-learning required prior to the course. This must be completed to receive your certificate.

St John First Aid Training at Your Group

Have St John come to your group and do team training. Simply organise a group of 12 or more participants. Please note there is a one off weekend fee of $150.00 per group. This is in addition to the member discounted rate of $90.00 per person.

*Age restrictions and cancellation fees apply – please read booking terms and conditions listed below. 

St John Scouts WA partnership

Group Bookings

To arrange your First Aid training, send an email to Aimee and advise the date and location for your training session.

You will get email confirmation from St John containing a booking checklist (detailed on the next page). Please confirm as much information prior to booking including understanding all the St John requirements for training at your location and keep a detailed list of members attending the course with their personal emails and phone numbers.

St John will send purchase order/invoice to the training officer to confirm final numbers attending before invoicing your group for full payment. 

Details for your booking:

St John will require the following information to confirm your group booking and to efficiently deliver your course. 

    • Scouts WA Group / Section information (Name and details)    
    • The full list of participants’ Names, Email addresses and Mobile numbers.
    • Training Address including training room or building name plus room number if applicable
    • 2 x Site Contacts for training day including Name, Mobile and Email Address
    • Course Materials: delivered or collected the business day prior to the course date. Confirm 2 x contacts including Name, Mobile and Email Address.
    • Please supply detailed delivery information for site delivery, including opening and closing times, and iconfirm where resources are to be stored once delivered. 

For the St John First Aid Trainer: 

    • Confirm if onsite parking available and all details. 
    • Will the St John First Aid Trainer need induction on the day of the course?
    • Are there any conditions of entry that the trainer needs to comply with?
    • Does the trainer require any PPE?

**NOTE: St John First Aid Trainers need access to the room 45 minutes prior to course start time to quickly set-up the room. Please confirm the site contact/s will be available to let the trainer access the training room and resources at 7.45am

Training Room Requirements

We will require the room to be cleared of any excess furniture.

    • Confirm if the training room is carpeted
    • Does the training room have a whiteboard and projector?  
    • 1 Desk & Chair for the Trainer
    • Enough chairs for all course participants
    • A photo of the training room along with room dimensions. 

St John First Aid Age Requirements

All First Aid Trainers working for St John WA have a valid Working with Children Check.

St John WA follows the recommendations from the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC), which identifies potential stress on young students understanding the consequences of performing CPR. Therefore, the following age limits have been set for First Aid training:

Ages 14 -15 years can enrol as a student into a course and attend with either parental or appropriate adult supervision. Adult supervision means the child / youth is participating and the adult attending is only supervision, not participating. If appropriate supervision is not provided, the student will be denied entry to the class.

Students who are 16 -17 years can attend a course with written parental consent. If written consent is not provided to the trainer on the day, the student will be denied entry to the class.

18 years and above are considered as an adult.

Frequently Asked Questions

Your USI is your individual education number for life. It also gives you an online record of your vocational education and training (VET) undertaken in Australia. 

If you’re at university, TAFE or doing other nationally recognised training, you need a USI. Without one, you can’t get Commonwealth financial assistance or your qualification or statement of attainment.

Apply or find your USI here

Did you know your First Aid Certificate can be used to issue the unit HLTAID011 as a Credit transfer towards your Outdoor Qualifications issued by SAIT? 

The minimum amount of members needed to run a first aid course at your scout hall is 12 with a maximum of 20 participants.

You need to give St John at least two weeks’ notice minimum to book in a weekend!

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