Basic First Aid

 

This course is ideal for employees who work in a low risk environment, or for people who would just like to further their knowledge on what to do in a medical emergency.

 

This is a 3-4 hour course, and is available on site.  Further information on this course is found below.

 

On completion of the course, candidates should have a knowledge and understanding on the following:

  • Role and responsibilities of a first aider.
  • Be able to assess a situation, and act safely, effectively and promptly in an emergency.

 

Candidates will be trained to deal with the following medical emergencies:

  • Unconsciousness
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Choking
  • Minor wounds and bleeding
  • Shock
  • Any specific work related injuries

 

Qualifications

 

Candidates will receive a Basic First Aid certificate on completion of the course