Humanity First - Emergency Aid Course
The 1 Day EmergencyAid qualification is designed for individuals who wish to act as a first aider in their workplace. It is of particular relevance to those working in an outdoor setting or with limited resource in a disaster or survival situation. As well as the regulated First aid syllabus it looks at environmental problems such as hypothermia, heat exhaustion and intermediate (ILS) resuscitation techniques.
These courses cover the essentials of managing immediate and potentially life-threatening incidents in a systematic manner. Ideal for anyone who is required to take charge at an incident in any workplace or school or during leisure activities.
Upon successful completion of this qualification, candidates will be equipped with the essential skills needed to give safe, prompt and effective first aid in emergency situations.
Experienced professional trainers with an active professional interest in Remote First Aid training, coming from a variety of working backgrounds understanding the specific needs of various environments. Our trainers are constantly updating their methods and materials keeping abreast of current best practice from around the world. Trainers typically have knowledge of your workplace and follow Health and Safety approved code of practice guidelines.
Duration: 1 days
Certificate Validity: 3 Years (Annual Refresher Training Recommended)
£300 Cost is for group training up to 12 candidates, courses on two or more subsequent days as will be at an additional reduced cost of £200 per day.
An additional charge of £10 per candidate is made by my accrediting body to provide printed certificates and electronic copies of the manual and other resources.
Low student to pupil ratios
Interactive hands on practical training
Roles and Responsibilities of the first aider
Awareness of current regulations.
Safe best practice.
Contents of First Aid Kits
Accident Books / Record Keeping
Assessing an incident
Communication skills, reassurance and casualty care
A systematic approach to incident management.
Unconsciousness, causes and treatment
Automated External Defibrillator
Resuscitation (CPR) procedures including choking.
Use of Oral Pharyngeal Airway (OPA), Nasal Pharyngeal Airway (NPA) and
Use of Bag Valve mask (BVM), familiarization of Oxygen delivery and use of Masks
Heart attack and angina
Anaphylactic Shock and use of Epipen
Fitting / Seizures
Wounds and bleeding (minor and severe)
Tourniquets and Haemostatic dressings
Fractures and dislocations
Burns and scalds
Insect Bites / Lyme Disease