This course is suitable for anyone who already holds a valid Occupational First Aid Certificate or a First Aid Response Certificate and who wishes to refresh their skills for a further two years. This two day course is delivered through the use of powerpoint presentation, DVD, demonstration and practice.
On completion of this course participants will be able to:
Deal with life-threatening or potentially life-threatening conditions until the arrival of the emergency services
Provide help for minor injuries or conditions not thought to be life-threatening
Provide first aid in a wide range of environments including the workplace, home and recreational settings
Provide first aid in a compassionate, confident and competent manner
First Aid in the Workplace
Cardiac First Response
Heart Attack & Aspirin Administration
Wounds & Bleeding
Altered Levels of Consciousness
Burns & Scalds
Hypothermia & Hyperthermia
Information management & Communications
Participants are individually assessed on their practical skills and complete a theory exam (multiple choice questions)
Successful participants receive a certificate which is valid for 2 years.