This hands-on 7 hour course will give you the skills and knowledge to deal with the most common occupational First Aid emergencies and the steps you can take to minimize any further risk to the victim.
Students will learn the Priority Action Approach to provide life saving first aid, enabling you to keep your co-worker or yourself alive until help arrives. Skills include:
- Primary survey
- Management of obstructed airway
- Management of absent breathing
- Using an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
- Shock and bleeding management
- Treating minor wounds
Also included, is how to identify the need for amedical referral, how to provide follow-up care and completing the required First AidRecord.
No previous First Aid training is required. The minimum age is 16 years old and photo ID is required by the instructor.