Emergency First Aid Awareness

The course is to assist individuals to manage an emergency situation until trained help arrives. It is ideal as an introduction to first aid. It satisfies the CQC requirement for Basic Life Support (BLS) and includes the use of Automated External Defibrillator (AED).

Course programme includes:

  • Managing incidents
  • Primary survey
  • Secondary survey  –  examination of casualty
  • Basic life support
  • CPR including demonstration/use of AED
  • Control of bleeding
  • Choking
  • Unconsciousness
  • Recovery position
  • Head injuries
  • Strains and sprains
  • Anaphylactic shock
  • Eye injury
  • Treating shock.