NEW HSE Three Day First Aid At Work
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This course is for all empolyers who wish to instate a Quilified First Aider at Work. The course is a recognised Qualification which is certificated for a period of 3 years.
What will i be taught?
Candidates will be taught all the techniques which will enable them to be a confident first aider within the work place. The course will also teach candidates how to reassure casualties and who to fill out all the relevent H&S paperwork.
■understand the role of the first aider including reference to the use of available equipment and the need for recording incidents and actions;
■understand the importance of basic hygiene in first-aid procedures;
■assess the situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency;
administer first aid to a casualty who is unconscious and/or in seizure;
■administer cardiopulmonary resuscitation;
■administer first aid to a casualty who is wounded or bleeding and/or in shock;
■administer first aid to a casualty who is choking;
■provide appropriate first aid for minor injuries.
■recognising the presence of major illness and applying general first aid principles in its management.
In addition, candidates will be able to demonstrate the correct first-aid management of:
■soft tissue injuries;
■injuries to bones including suspected spinal injuries;
■burns and scalds;
■eye injuries including how to irrigate an eye;
■sudden poisoning and anaphylactic shock.
Assessment & Certification Process: continuos assessment by trainer and skills based written and practical final assessment.