This course will enable students to attain the knowledge and practical competencies needed to deal with a range of emergency first aid situations and/or take on the role of emergency first aider in the workplace. Following this course students will:
• Understand the role and responsibilities of a first aider. • Be able to assess an incident
. • Be able to manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally. • Be able to manage an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally. • Be able to recognise and assist a casualty who is choking.
• Be able to manage a casualty with external bleeding. • Be able to manage a casualty who is in shock. • Be able to manage a casualty with a minor injury.