First Aid Level 1

Cost: R3 450.00 excl. Vat

Duration: 2 Days Cost: R1 100.00 excl. VAT

Level 1 |  Credits 5

Accredited with HWSETA US119567 – Perform basic life support and first aid procedures.

Who should Attend

Employees who are tasked and appointed as first aiders at work are required to have a valid First Aid certificate as per legal requirements – OHS Act 85 of 1993. Any person who would like to attain basic first aid skills is welcome to join this course. Care givers, teachers, events security and related personnel and anyone who is responsible for the safety of others should join in on the course.

Overview

A modular course based on international emergency scene management standards in accordance with the latest protocols. Delegates will attain the knowledge on providing basic life support to stabilise a patient prior to transfer to medical services.

What will set you apart?

  • Understand the principals of first aid
  • Do emergency scene management
  • Make an emergency call
  • Do a primary and secondary survey on an injured patient
  • Administer CPR
  • Treat unconsciousness
  • Treat airway obstructions - choking
  • Identify and treat a patient suffering from shock
  • Control severe bleeding and be able to treat different types of wounds
  • Recognize and treat fractures, burns and respiratory emergencies
  • Use first aid equipment and keep record of the treatment provided to patients