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EMERGENCY FIRST AID AT WORK

EMERGENCY FIRST AID AT WORK

This qualification targets individuals already working or preparing to enter industries identified in their company’s First Aid risk assessment. It caters to those supporting the role of a First Aider at work. Successful completion awards students with an Emergency First Aid at Work Certificate along with a wallet-sized plastic certificate acknowledging their accomplishment.

DESCRIPTION:

Emergency First Aid at Work Course is a comprehensive, one day course designed to give delegates the knowledge, skills and confidence of managing injuries, disease and ill health effects at workplace and their immediate control measures.

INTENDED FOR:

Anyone requiring a regulated First Aid training qualification

AIMS / OBJECTIVES:

The course is designed for staff members who are appointed as First Aiders:

  • Legal responsibilities of Employer, Employees and First Aiders
  • Prioritizing injuries and action in an emergency
  • How to provide immediate medical care in an emergency.
  • Common accidents and injuries, skills and confidence to provide an
    immediate and appropriate first aid response

COURSE CONTENTS:

  • Introduction
  • Definition of First Aid, Aims of First Aid, Responsibilities of the Frist Aider
  • Contacting the Emergency Services
  • Primary Survey
  • Breathing and Circulation
  • The basic life support action plan CPR
  • Secondary Assessment
  • The recovery position
  • Disorders of Respiration/Airway obstruction and breathing disorders
  • Choking
  • The Circulatory System
  • Shock
  • Heart attack
  • Diabetes Management
  • Wounds and bleeding
    o Types of wound, Types of bleeding, Preventing cross-infection,
    Dressings and bandages
    o Wounds with embedded foreign objects
  • Burns and Scalds
  • Bones, Joints and Muscle Injuries
  • Fracture & Types of fractures
  • Amputation

LEARNING METHODOLOGY:

There will be a dynamic blend of the following:

  • Facilitator-led Presentations (In person)
  • Syndicate/group Work
  • Individual Action Plans
  • Skill Building Exercises
  • Application Activities & Role Plays

DURATION:

ONE DAY

ASSESSMENT CRITERIA:

Practical and theoretical assessment to evaluate the familiarity of the candidates with the requirements/ procedures

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