Basic First Aid

Course details

The Basic First Aid course is ideally suited for those who want or need to be able to deliver Basic First Aid.
The emphasis of this course is on dealing with emergency life-threatening situations in the absence of an Occupational First Aider and keeping a casualty alive until the emergency services arrive.

Course objectives:

On completion of the Basic First Aid course participants will have:

  • an understanding of the principles of first response
  • the skills to provide necessary first aid until arrival of qualified medical personnel
  • the necessary skills to deal with emergencies
  • essential life saving skills

All participants who pass the course successfully receive a Certificate of Competency.

Course Content

  • Cardiac emergencies
  • Scene management
  • Bleeding and wounds
  • Fractures
  • Soft tissue injuries
  • Unconsciousness
  • Burns
  • Respiration
  • Adult C.P.R.

Duration: 7 Hours

Participation: Maximum of 12 participants to 1 Instructor

Certification: 2 Year Certificate of Attendance