First Aid Level 2

HEALTH & SAFETY

In the workplace, health and safety regulations are paramount to the well-being of the employees and the employer.

First Aid (Level 2)

First Aid Level 2
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Overview

Emergency situations and accidents can occur anywhere and at any time. First aid is the immediate care given to an injured or suddenly ill person. This First aid course provides you with advanced knowledge and skills of first aid and deals with common illnesses in the workplace such as heart attacks and strokes. Also what to do with babies and children regarding CPR and Choking.

Objectives

  • Emergency Care and Manage Emergency Scenes
  • Emergency Life support
  • Primary and Secondary assessment
  • Workplace Illnesses
  • Follow up Care
  • Recording and Communicating

Course Prerequisite

Communication at ABET Level 3 & Mathematical at ABET Level 3.

Language of Delivery

English

Delivery Methods

Course is facilitated by a competent subject matter trainer, who utilises a combination of the following techniques to ensure that the session is practical and experiential: Discussion; Role Play; Exercises & Case Studies; Videos/DVD’s; Games, Slide Shows & Written Questions.

Dress Code

Ladies should preferably dress in such a manner that it is practical to practice first aid. E.g. Higher neckline tops to allow for bending / Pants or tracksuit pants due to bending and or being a patient / Flat shoes.

Training & Evaluation

  • HWSETA requirement: 30% theoretical and 70% practical
  • Constant evaluation
  • Compulsory CPR evaluation

Who should attend?

All staff members – Everyone should be able to perform first aid, because most people will eventually find themselves in a situation requiring it for another person or themselves.

Duration

3 Days

Includes:

  • Comprehensive Manual
  • Lunch & Refreshments
  • Certificate: Recognised by the Department of Labour & SAIOSH Accredited
  • Note: Certificate is valid for a period of 3 years from date of issue

Course outline