First Aid Training

First Aid Training (click to download pdf)

Course Content

  • 1. Buddy Aid
  • 2. CPR
  • 3. First Aid - Level One
  • 4. First Aid - Level Two
  • 5. First Aid - Level Three

1.Buddy Aid

  • Emergecny scene management
  • Basic anatomy and physiology
  • Patient management
  • Airway, breathing and circulation (ABC)
  • Bleeding

Duration : 8 hours (1 day)

Target : All employees contractors and on site workers

Modules : 1 to 5

Description : Induction to general First Aid

Legislation : Occupational Health & Safety Act of 1993

Students : Minimum of 15 to a maximum of 30

2.CPR

  • Emergency scene management
  • Basic anatomy & physiology
  • Patient management
  • Airway, breathing & circulation (ABC)

Duration : 8 hours (1 day)

Target : All employees, contractors and on site workers

Modules : 1 to 4

Description : Induction to general First Aid

Legislation : Occupational Health & Safety Act of 1993

Students : Minimum of 5 to a maximum of 15

3.First Aid - Level One

  • Emergency scene management
  • Basic anatomy & physiology
  • Patient management
  • Airway, breathing and circulation (ABC)
  • Choking
  • Bleeding wounds
  • Breaks (fractures)
  • Burns
  • Shock, unconciousness and fainting
  • Head and spinal injuries
  • Patient recovery

Duration : 16 hours, 2 days

Target : General staff and contractors (all staff)

Modules : 1 to 11

Description : ABC's, CPR, Choking, Bleeding etc

Legislation : Occupational Health & Safety Act of 1993

Students : Minimum of 5 to a maximum of 10

Accredited : Department of Labour

4.First Aid - Level Two

  • The principle of first aid and saftey
  • Anatomical systems
    • Skeletal
    • Circulatory
    • Respiratory
    • Digestive
    • Nervous
    • Excretory
  • Casualty management
  • Artificial respiration
  • CPR - one rescuer (adult)
  • CPR - differences with children
  • Choking
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Shock, unconciousness and fainting
  • Fractures
  • Burns
  • Head and spinal injuries
  • Environmental illness and injuries
  • Poison, bites and stings
  • Joint injuries and rescue carry methods
  • Chest injuries
  • Hand injuries
  • Eye injuries
  • Chest pains and paralysis
  • Epilepsy
  • Management of foreign objects

Duration : 24 hours

Target : First Aiders with level 2 (advancement, expiry)

Modules : 1 to 21

Description : Paralysis, Poisoning, Water Accidents etc

Legislation : Occupational Health & Safety Act of 1993

Students : Minimum of 5 to a maximum of 10

Accredited : Department of Labour

Certification : A Certificate of Training will be issued to all candidates


LEVEL 1 LEARNING IS ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE

5.First Aid - Level Three

  • Principles of basic first aid and saftey
  • Artificial respiration
  • CPR (one and two rescuer) : adult and infant
  • Choking
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Shock, unconciousness and fainting
  • Fractures
  • Burns
  • Head and spinal injuries
  • Multiple injury management
  • Child and infant resuscitation
  • Pelvic and abdominal injuries
  • Enviromental illness and injuries
  • Poisoning, bites and stings
  • Joint injuries
  • Chest pains and paralysis
  • Fits
  • Management of foreign objects
  • Soft tissue injuries
  • Bones
  • Emergency child birth
  • Psychological first aid
  • Water accidents
  • Anatomical terms
  • Anatomy of the heart
  • Fucntion of blood
  • Respiratory system
  • Gas exchange
  • Digestive system
  • Kidney system
  • Peripheral nervous system
  • Open abdominal wounds
  • Closed abdominal wounds
  • Treatment abdominal wounds
  • Treatment open abdominal
  • Complications abdominal wounds
  • Diabetic emergency
  • Diabetic treatment
  • Allergy treatment
  • Child & infant CPR

Duration : 32 hours (4 days)

Target : First Aiders with Level 2 (Advancement / Expiry)

Modules : 1 to 43

Description : Paralysis, Poisoning, Childbirth, Water Accidents etc

Legislation : Occupational Health & Safety Act of 1993

Students : Minimum of 5 to a maximum of 10

Accredited : Department of Labour