This qualification is made up of two units including Emergency First Aid at Work.
It is specifically designed for those who are involved in any form of activity, including sports, leisure and recreation.
Not only is Basic Life Support included, but many other First Aid conditions are also covered, making this qualification very comprehensive.
Course Duration: 2 Days
A minimum of 12 contact hours in the classroom, consisting of practical and theoretical activities, plus an assignment and some pre-course activity may be required.
A maximum of 12 students can be accommodated on this course.
A range of subjects is covered including:
- Responsibilities and reporting
- Assessment of the situation
- Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
- Basic hygiene in first aid
- Angina and heart attack
- Electrical injuries
- Heat and cold
- Minor injuries
- Bleeding control
- Head injuries
- Spinal injuries
Assessment is ongoing by the instructor along with a multiple choice question paper. A three year qualification will be issued to the learner, subject to assessment.