3 Hour Emergency First Aid

The Emergency First Aid course is designed to equip teachers with the knowledge and skills required to administer First Aid in a medical emergency. This course is run over 3 hours and includes both theory and practical sessions, it will give teachers a good basic insight to dealing with basic medical emergencies that may arise in a school environment.

Course Objectives /Aims & Learning Outcomes:

 

Learning outcomes:

By the end of the course delegates will be able to manage and treat basic First Aid injuries.

 

Aims & Objectives:

On completion of this course, delegates will be able to recognise and treat a casualty who has suffered from the following conditions: The candidate will also be fully aware of their roles and responsibilities as a First Aider. By the end of the course the candidate will be able to:

  • Describe the Role of the school First Aider
  • Deal with Incident and casualty management including recovery position
  • Recognise and undertake a Primary assessment, Including CPR
  • Recognise and treat a Choking child
  • Examine and treat Wounds and bleeding
  • Recognise and Management of a Heart Attack
  • Deal with Play injuries such as bumps, trips and falls
  • Examine and treat Head injuries
  • Recognise and Management medical conditions

 

Mode of Delivery:

This course will be delivered in a classroom environment with a combination of theory sessions and practical demonstrations. This will include the following:-

 

  • Interactive Exercises
  • Individual or Group Exercises
  • Discussion
  • Visual Aids e.g. short DVD/video, models, samples, etc
  • Open Workshop
  • Feedback Activity

 

Benefits perceived by participants:

By the end of this course candidates will gain an Emergency First Aid Certificate, issued by Ajuda. We recommend that they attend the 3 day First Aid at Work course, if they wish to further their knowledge in First Aid skills.

 

Intended for:

Teachers who would like an introduction into basic First Aid.

 

Pre-course Requirements

No prior qualification or experience required to attend this course

 

Course Duration:

3 hours

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