First Aid

Training program

Training program

About the course

First aid is the first and immediate assistance given to any person suffering from either a minor or severe illness or injury, with care provided to preserve life, prevent the condition from worsening, or promote recovery. It includes initial intervention in a serious condition before professional medical help is available and the complete treatment of minor ailments such as applying a plaster to a cut. Many situations may require first aid, and many countries have legislation, regulation, or guidance that specifies a minimum level of first aid provision in certain circumstances. First aid helps an organisation achieve its obligations to fulfill legal requirements and Operational Control requirements of ISO 45001:2018.

your benefits

Upon completion of this training program, participants will understand:

  • how to deal with emergency situations
  • the First aid practices
  • familiarise with the first techniques
  • responsibilities as First aiders
  • how to use a first aid kit and AEDs

Course content / outline

  • Introduction to First Aid
  • Key terms and definitions
  • Applicable regulations
  • The need for First Aid
  • Emergency Medical Services (EMS) System
  • Introduction of First Aid Box
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Life Saving Technique - Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Automated External Defibrillation (AED) – Introduction
  • First aid for Choking / Drowning / Shock / Heart Attack
  • First aid for Burn Injuries / Bleeding / Brain Injuries 
  • First aid for Poison / Snake bite / Animal bite
  • First aid for Borne fracture
  • Moving victims to safety
  • Emergency contacts
  • Ambulance requirements
  • Record keeping
  • Practical session
  • Q&A
  • Examination

who should attend?

  • Facility Staff / Emergency response team members
  • Health and Safety committee members
  • Contractors
  • Self-employed workers
  • Supervisors / Managers
  • Management professional and Consultants
  • Anyone interested in knowing First aid practices

Training duration

1 Day

PREREQUISITES

  • Understanding of English (if language requirement is not addressed)
  • Understanding / Knowledge of Health and Safety related to occupation.

Exam details

  • Duration: 60 mins
  • Platform/Mode: Written or Online

Certification Validity

2 years from the date of training 

Certificate

Qualified participants will receive certificate on “First Aid”; others will receive certificate of participation.

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