Why we run regular upskilling sessions for our partners

We are more than just an RTO for our first aid trainers, we are here to support our trainers and their business, no matter if they are only new or are long-established.

Our regular upskilling sessions cover a diverse range of topics, catering to various aspects of not only industry knowledge but business development, compliance, and efficient use of systems. ABC is committed to supporting our partners, fostering growth and ensuring they remain informed and well-equipped in their respective fields. We believe that continuous learning is not just a choice; it’s a necessity in today’s dynamic world.

We want our partners business to succeed, and we want to provide you with more than industry information, we want to help you grow your business. We aim to run relevant sessions that will help with all aspects of your business, from attracting new customers, growing your business, remain compliant and getting the right numbers in the right place to keep your accountant happy!

Here is an overview of some of the upskilling sessions and the various topics we’ve covered in the past. We are always asking our partners for suggestions on what session would be most beneficial to them and their business.

First Aid Industry Knowledge and Updates:

Asthma Australia: Our commitment to providing accurate and current information starts with Asthma Australia. In these sessions, we delve into the latest asthma data and statistics, equipping participants with updated knowledge about asthma and its treatment in Australia.

Bites & Stings: Understanding Australia’s common bites and stings is vital. Our sessions explore the signs, symptoms, and treatments for such incidents. We also discuss prevalent theories and the body’s response to snake bites and jellyfish stings in tropical regions.

Guy Leach – Heart 180: Guy Leach, a renowned Ironman, shares invaluable insights into defibrillators. Participants on this course will learn the significance of these life-saving devices and how to use them effectively.

The Importance of Practical Skills: In these sessions, we emphasise the value of practical training techniques. We help attendees differentiate between theory, knowledge, and wisdom. Understanding how hands-on training aids learner progression is a crucial focus, as is unravelling the concept of a simulated environment.

Regular Online Workshops – CPR and First Aid: We offer these workshops to ensure that CPR and First Aid skills remain fresh. They are free for our partners and their trainers to attend, making it convenient for them to refresh their knowledge regularly.

Manual Handling: Worksite safety is a priority, and our sessions on manual handling delve into safety audits and dealing with manual handling injuries.

Business Development:

Google Ads: Providing our partners with some information about Google Ads and what’s important to understand if you choose to run ads for your business. Ads can be a powerful tool for businesses looking to increase their online visibility.

Accounting Webinar: We present valuable insights into business accounting and tax information for small and medium business owners. These webinars offer vital financial guidance for those running their own businesses.

Social Media Posting: Social media is a potent marketing tool in the digital age. Our sessions teach attendees how to create visually appealing and engaging social media posts for their business using Canva.

iSponsor – Building Your Brand in the Community: Building a brand presence in the community is pivotal. Our iSponsor sessions guide participants on establishing and strengthening their brand identity effectively.


Keeping Up to Date with Trainer Compliance: Understanding and complying with the education and training sector regulations is crucial. We clarify how much Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is required to maintain current status and why it is necessary.

System Webinars: Our regular online sessions provide tips and tricks and answer general questions regarding using our student management system.

At ABC Partnerships, we aim to make these upskilling sessions interesting and relevant for our partners! We all know that being up-to-date is crucial in the first aid game, but we also understand that our partners also want to learn about other aspects of running a successful first aid business.

All of our sessions are run after hours, but are also recorded so that you can watch them again at a time that works for our partners.

If you would like to learn more about partnering with us, contact our friendly team today.