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Emergency First Aid at Work (NUCO and FAA - Level 2 Award)

Overview

Where an organisation’s risk assessment of First Aid needs identifies that there is a requirement for Emergency First Aid at Work practitioners, then this one day Award for Emergency First Aid at Work satisfies the requirements of the regulatory body for First Aid (UK). This course will provide all the required first aid skills necessary to manage a patient that is not breathing normally, is unconscious, bleeding or is ill or injured prior to the arrival of the emergency services.

Course Content

  • What is Emergency First Aid? 
  • Legislation, responsibilities 
  • Action in an emergency 
  • Primary survey 
  • Secondary assessment 
  • The respiratory system 
  • Resuscitation 
  • Disorders of respiration 
  • Adult basic life support 
  • Foreign objects 
  • Disorders of the circulation 
  • Minor burns and scalds 
  • Epilepsy 
  • Wounds and bleeding

Objectives

  • Describe the role and responsibilities of an Emergency First Aider
  • Explain how to assess an incident and describe how to conduct primary and secondary surveys
  • Manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally
  • Manage an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally
  • Describe how to manage casualties with some minor and major injuries and illnesses

Competencies Addressed

  • First Aid
  • Health & Safety
  • Safe Work Practices

Outcome

All learners will have the skills and knowledge to provide treatment to their casualties in a prompt, safe and effective manner, prior to the arrival of professional emergency services. This course meets the statutory requirements of the Abu Dhabi EHSMS Regulatory Framework CoP 4.0 First Aid and Medical Emergency Treatment Version 2.01. May 2015.

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