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Emergency First Aid Skills

Subject categories: General Health and Social Care, Health and Safety

Course overview

This course has been developed for learners to gain the knowledge and practical competences required to deal with the range of emergency first aid situations. Learners will be able to demonstrate the practical administration of safe, prompt and effective first aid in emergency situations. They will gain an insight as to how they will support the qualified first aider including stocking of equipment and record keeping.
This course is delivered using a range of methods and resources including:
First Aid manikins, First Aid kit, scenarios, group discussions, small group activities and DVD clips.
This course has been developed and mapped to:
Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 (as amended)
Resuscitation Council Guidelines
And the following QCF unit:
Emergency First Aid Skills 

Course content

First aid legislation
When and how to call for help
First aid equipment
How to complete an incident report form
Control of bleeding and how to control severe external bleeding
How to minimise the risk of infection
Choking and how to treat a casualty who is choking
The recovery position

Learning outcomes

State the role and responsibilities of an emergency first aider
Demonstrate how to assess an incident
Manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally
Manage an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally
Describe how to recognise and assist a casualty who is choking
Manage a casualty who is wounded and bleeding
Identify and complete the correct documentation


3 hours

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