First Aid Level one course (FAone )

Emergency Care Education is accredited by the Department of Labour in terms of General Safety Regulation 3(4)(d) of the Occupational Health & Safety Act, 1993, to conduct First-Aid courses & to issue certificates of competency, to successful candidates wh

COURSE DESCRIPTION

First Aid Level one course is presented with the latest international  evidenced based teaching DVD’s, power point presentations and interactive practical skills.

Curriculum includes;

Principles of first aid and safety; Emergency Scene Management. Initial patient assessment.

CPR, AED, artificial respiration & choking. (AHA accredited instructors).

Bleeding

Burns

Getting Help - how to access appropriate emergency services. Emergency telephone numbers.

Bruises, strains & sprains

Eye injuries;- foreign body, trauma

Fractures & dislocations

Head & face injuries

Heart attack

Minor Injuries;- blisters, nose bleeds, scrapes & grazes, splinters

Poisoning

Shock

Spinal injury

stings & bites

First Aid equipment

Course Structure

We can accommodate 15 students for First Aid level one,  two or  three,  with a minimum of 8 students per course.  The course can be conducted on site of your organization.

Additional instructors & equipment will be utilized if there are more than 15 students on course.

 

UNIT STANDARDS

First Aid level one (credits 6)

Unit standard alignment ; 9823 perform BLS &/or First Aid procedures in emergencies, 116511 carry out basic first aid treatment in the workplace

 

Successful candidates will receive an accredited Department of labour first aid certificate valid for 3 years

Group Requests

Courses can be conducted for groups upon request, please email emergencycare.ed@gmail.com

Course Length:

2days

Student Materials:

First Aid manual - latest edition

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