BASIC FIRST AID
How to provide care to an individual until a First Aid Responder or a medical professional arrives.
Is This The Training For You?
This course is for individuals who need to respond to first aid emergencies in the home, workplace or the community. Basic first aid training is required in the workplace to provide care to an individual until a First Aid Responder or a medical professional arrives. The training will give trainees the necessary knowledge and practical skills to competently handle a spectrum of health and safety situations from common injuries and illnesses to more serious incidents.
Topics covered include:
- Assessing a situation
- Arranging medical help if required
- Techniques for providing cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), using an Automated External Defibrillator (AED), and the action to take in the event of a person choking