Topics Include:

  • Dealing with emergencies and handling casualties.
  • Performing cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
  • Dealing with choking and near drowning accidents.
  • Dealing with unconscious casualties and the recovery position.
  • Breathing difficulties including asthma.
  • Dealing with wounds, controlling bleeding and shock; this includes eye injuries, nose bleeds, chest injuries, amputations, crush injuries and impaled objects.
  • Heart attack, angina and stroke.
  • Head and spinal injuries.
  • Dealing with fractures and muscular injuries.
  • Burns and scalds.
  • Poisoning, Anaphylaxis and substance abuse.
  • Heat – related emergencies.
  • Diabetic emergencies.
  • Seizures and epilepsy.
  • Minor ailments.
  • The First Aid Kit.
  • Bandaging Skills

Download course sheet Basic First Aid