At some point in your life, you will have to make the decision to help in an emergency, hence; it is better to know first aid and not need it, than to need first aid and not know it.
First Aid is defined as the initial care provided to a sick or injured person by a trained personnel until definitive medical treatment can be accessed.
Accidents can happen in the safest places. Crisis such as heart failure, severe haemorrhaging and falling and electric shock are just a few of hundreds of possible situations that may arise in an emergency. Knowing what to do at that critical moment can mean life or death to the unknown victim.
This course will provide participants with the knowledge and practical skills to deal with such situations in the most appropriate manner.
Personnel from any discipline
Good command of the English language
Ability to respond to emergency situations in an appropriate manner
Learn how to carry out CPR for a child and adult
Learn to assess the situation by identifying the symptoms
Ability to use the Recovery Position and maintain stability
Know correct method of reporting the emergency when expert help arrives
Developing basic first aid skills for the work place and how to deal with life-threatening conditions
Understanding the role and responsibilities of an emergency first aider
Developing skills to do scene survey
Understanding the basic concepts of Search & rescue
Understanding the basic concepts counseling and mental health
Developing skills to manage an unresponsive casualty
Developing skills to administer Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)