This comprehensive four day course covers a wide range of first aid emergencies, enabling participants to deal with any emergency situation with confidence in a prompt, safe and effective way. It is ideal for anyone wishing to learn first aid so that they are able to deal with emergencies that arise in the home, during leisure activities or simply for interest. It is also a pre-requisite for our EMT-B courses.
A minimum of 24 hours spread over at least four days or as evening classes over nine weeks.
Background information to first aid
Action at an emergency
Finding out what‟s wrong
Automated External Defibrillation
Bleeding and wounds
Head and spinal injuries
Chest, abdominal and pelvic injuries
Bone, joint and muscle injuries
Bites and stings
Heat and cold related emergencies
Rescuing and moving casualties
If you or your organisation has a specific area of training that is not included, or you require a more in-depth session, then we can accommodate this by providing additional training in that particular subject.
Subject to assessment, all participants will be issued with a certificate which is valid for three years.