This course is essential for everyone in every workplace and every home; you never know when you mat need to use first aid skills and have the confidence to act in a potentially life-threating situation.
Using practical and written guidance, this course will provide you with all the information needed to be able to recognise emergency situations, treat conditions and reactions and ensure that you can take appropriate action at the time of an incident.
Aims of the Workplace First Aid Course
By the end of this course, learners will:
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.
Understand the importance of recordkeeping.