First Aid: Basic
First Aid: Basic

First Aid: Basic
Course Summary
First aid is the immediate care for victims of injuries or sudden illness, before professional medical treatment is available. It not only involves the victim's physical condition and emotional state, but the entire emergency situation. This training course will focus on how to use a systematic approach to evaluate an emergency situation and respond to basic first aid situations prior to the arrival of emergency services
Course Description
Audience:
All personnel.

UK First Aid: Basic
First aid is the immediate care for victims of injuries or sudden illness, before professional medical treatment is available. It not only involves the victim's physical condition and emotional state, but the entire emergency situation. This training course will focus on how to use a systematic approach to evaluate an emergency situation and respond to basic first aid situations prior to the arrival of emergency services. Note: This training should not be used as the primary basis for any first aid certification. It is intended to provide you with knowledge-based training only. This training should be accompanied by a performance-based component provided by an approved training organisation. The content in this course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements. Learner objectives are to describe how to appropriately respond to a medical emergency; state how to examine an accident victim for injuries; and recall basic first aid techniques used to treat injuries including severe bleeding, bleeding shock, fractures and dislocations of bones, burns, CPR, seizures and choking. This course was developed with subject matter support provided by Chilworth (a DEKRA Company) – Global Experts in Safety and Process Safety.

Goals:
  • Identify precautions that help minimise exposure to blood borne pathogens.
  • Identify actions to be taken when arriving at the scene of an accident.
  • Identify first aid techniques to use on a conscious accident victim.
  • Identify basic first aid techniques to use on an unconscious accident victim.
  • Identify actions to take during the full body examination of an accident victim.
  • Identify the primary concerns of the first aid responder to a severe bleeding victim.
  • Identify basic first aid techniques used to treat severe bleeding.
  • Identify basic first aid techniques used to treat bleeding shock.
  • Identify basic first aid techniques used to treat fractures.
  • Classify burns by their severity.
  • Identify when to seek immediate medical attention for burns.
  • Identify basic first aid techniques used to treat burns.
  • Recognise how the steps involved in CPR are performed.
  • Identify the actions to take when responding to seizures in adults.
  • Identify the actions to take when responding to choking in adults.
 £25.00 
+ VAT
 
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