Emergency First Aid Course
The purpose of this course is to give Employees the Knowledge, Skills & Competence, to provide First Aid appropriately and effectively to an injured party.
Practical Assessment - Video Call
For Employees to be Certified for this course they must pass a Practical Assessment. Our Certified Assessor can conduct this 121 Practical Assessment via a short ‘Video Call’. There is an additional fee per Practical Assessment.
What you'll learn
Understand workplace first aid regulations.
Know how to conduct a primary survey on a casualty.
Know how to administer CPR to a casualty.
Know how to put casualties in the recovery position.
Be able to deal with and respond to choking, wounds, bleeding and shock.
Be able to deal with and respond to burns, eye and head injuries, fractures and dislocations.
Know how to care for people suffering from asthma attacks, allergic reactions, nosebleeds, diabetic emergencies, epileptic seizures, heart attacks and strokes.
Be able to deal with and respond to hyperventilation, fainting, sprains and strains, poisoning and drowning.
This course covers
Introduction to First Aid
Good Samaritan and Legislation
First Aider Responsibilities
Scene Safety and Personal Safety
Patient and Bystanders
Emergency Services Activation
Wellbeing of the First Aider
Signs and Symptoms
Choking – Foreign Body Airway Obstruction
Wounds and bleeding
Types of Bleeding
Types of Wound
Minor Head wounds
Bleeding from the ear
Dressings and Bandages
Sprains and Strains
Workplace CPR During Covid19 Pandemic
Infection Control Measures During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Viral Pathogen Transmission
Accident Management and Patient Assessment
- General Impression on Approach
- Mechanism of Injury
- Primary Survey
- Secondary Survey
- History and Handover
Cardiac First Response
Need for CPR
Chain of Survival
When to start CPR
Compression Only CPR
Signs of Death
Major Life Threatening Emergencies
Altered Levels of Consciousness
Burns, Chemicals, Poisons and Electric Shock
Burns and Scalds
Fully online course with no time limits. Multiple online assessment attempts allowed.
This course covers and complies with the DBEI Return to Work Protocol.
Course and Assessment created and approved by a QQI Level 6 Fully Certified Expert Trainer.
Course and Declaration must be completed at least 3 days prior to return.