Provide basic emergency life support
This course is intended to provide you with the skills and knowledge required to provide a basic first aid response, CPR, management of casualty(s), the incident and other First Aiders, until the arrival of medical assistance.
How long does it run for?
1 Day (face to face).
What will I learn?
The particular topics covered by the course include:
Responsibilities and reporting
Assessment of the situation
Control of bleeding
Burns and shock
Care of the unconscious person
Breathing emergencies including choking and asthma
Severe allergic reaction
Do I need to have completed previous training?
There are no prerequisites.
How do I keep my qualifications current?
The recognised industry standard to maintain current competency for this course to be refreshed every 3 years with the CPR component refreshed every 12 months.
Students will be assessed through the demonstration of practical skills, participation in role plays, analysis of case studies and a written quiz.
On successful completion of this course, students will be issued with a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment.