First Aid Training

This training covers all levels of first aid training including Defibrillation and oxygen administration.

Who Should Attend

All crew.

Learning Objectives

Level 1:

  • The basic emergency principles of care
  • Preparation for emergencies of health
  • Assessment and management of emergency scenes
  • Conducting a primary survey
  • Emergency life support for people of all ages, including infants
    • one and two-person CPR
    • Artificial Respiration
    • Management of a choking patient
  • Management of bleeding and shock
  • Conducting a secondary survey
  • Managing wounds including soft tissue injuries
  • Handling fractures and burns
  • Understanding illness and injuries
  • Reporting first aid incidents and procedures

Level 2:

  • Dealing with anaphylactic shock
  • Understanding common injuries
  • Assessing and dealing with head and spinal injuries
  • Handling joint injuries and rescue carries
  • Dealing with chest, hand and eye injuries
  • Assessing and handling pelvic and abdominal injuries
  • Identifying and treating poisoning, bites and stings
  • Dealing with common medical emergencies including:
    • Diabetes
    • Epilepsy
    • Asthma
    • Stroke
    • Heart attack
  • Administration of first aid and follow-up treatments

Level 3:

  • Handling environmental illnesses and injuries
  • Maternity related first aid issues.

Defibrillator Training:

  • Understand the causes of and the care of an unconscious casualty
  • Understand and administer Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Understand the usage and practice of a defibrillator