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The OHS recognised First Aid training course provides a comprehensive set of practical skills needed by first aiders in most workplaces, giving both the ability and knowledge to deal with first aid emergencies. It meets the standards required to help comply with Health and Safety (First aid) regulations. This is a more in-depth course compared with the First Aid level 1. This course will enable learner to provide primary emergency care (first aid) in response to an occupational risk induced or any health emergency in their specific workplaces.
Principles of primary emergency care
Protection against further injury.
Preservation of life.
Promotion of recovery.
Prevention of injuries for people at any age.
Promotion of healthy lifestyles.
Personal protective devices and infectious disease prevention procedures:
Personal protective equipment must include; surgical gloves, mouthpieces/respiration devices.
Universal precaution procedures must cover the safe management of body fluid spills.
The medico-legal implications of primary emergency care
Sustain a basic level of preparedness for health emergencies
Emergency care/first aid kit, maintenance and storage
Assess and manage an emergency scene
Principles of emergency scene management: Time limitations, golden hour concept, emergency rules.
The primary emergency care process
Recording and reporting.
Triage and primary assessment
Emergency services, Secondary assessment, Continual care.
Recognition and management of the following range of emergencies for adults, children and infants:
Emergency scene management.
Rescue breathing, CPR and choking for adults, children and infants.
Bleeding and wounds.
Neck and spine immobilization and transportation.
Fractures and dislocations.
Professional animated videos of the complete course content in short video lessons.
Complete training guide
Workbook to support the learning
Formative assessment – Quiz after sections of content to test your understanding
Practical: completion of all workplace exercises
Summative assessment: Online monitored assessment