Workplace First Aid

Duration : 3 Days

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Description

The Workplace First Aid Course is meant to impart knowledge on how to handle the common emergencies which will help candidates in becoming certified First Aiders in their workplace.

Olive Safety Workplace First Aid course is a 3 days classroom course with 2 years of validity, will enable people to give emergency care or treatment to an ill or injured person in the workplace or elsewhere before regular medical aid can be obtained. This unit covers all the aspects of general first aid and first aid in the workplace.

Once you have completed this classroom module the certificate will be mailed to you directly. A 2-Day Refresher course is required at least every 2 years to re-certify.

Objective

Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) & Automated External Defibrillator (AED) use including:


Heart Attack


Stroke


Foreign Body Airway Obstruction


Medical Emergencies (e.g. Diabetes, Epilepsy, Asthma)


Trauma (Bleeding control, musculoskeletal injuries, sprains and strains)


Poisons and Allergic Reactions


Burns & Scalds

Who Should Attend

On completion of this course participants will be able to:


Deal with First Aid emergencies in the workplace or elsewhere


Provide necessary first aid within the workplace


Understand and demonstrate essential life-saving skills


Know how to assess an incident


Understand how to manage a variety of conditions

Prerequisites

Those persons who may be called upon to respond to an accident or incident in the workplace where a person may be ill or injured.