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First Aid

First Aid

First Aid

First Aid online Course with Printable Certificate upon Completion

Our online course is designed to promote the core principles of First Aid, including heart attacks, bleeding, medical conditions, breaks, sprains, poisoning, allergic reactions, respiratory problems and dealing with an unconscious casualty.

The aim is to ensure that the learner has the knowledge and understanding to treat a range of first aid incidents.

Learning outcome

Understand the role of the first aid responder
Know how to assess an emergency situation and act appropriately
Know how to administer first aid to a casualty who is bleeding
Know how to administer first aid to a casualty who has been burnt or scalded
Know the symptoms of back injuries and how to deal with such an injury
Know the symptoms of broken limbs and how to deal with broken limbs
Know the three categories of head injuries and how they are treated
Know the symptoms of poisoning and how to administer first aid to an individual who has been poisoned
Understand the AVPU code
Provide first aid for an unresponsive casualty
Recognise the requirement for and administer Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation
Recognise and administer first aid to a person who is choking
Recognise and manage a casualty who is suffering from shock
Know how to provide first aid for minor injuries
Target audience All staff who are required to have a basic understanding of First Aid and who may need to administer First Aid.

Estimate completion time 85 minutes

Level Awareness

Endorsed/Approved AIM Awards

CIS Ref CIS 8

QCF H & S Care Ref Y/600/1250


For more information on this course please contact: info@careshield.co.uk