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Emergency First Aid At Work [Online]

Emergency First Aid At Work [Online]

Suzanne Gaffney

Organiser

Suzanne Gaffney
Phone
07887451776 or 0117 903 9750
Email
suzanne.gaffney@bristol.gov.uk

Date

26 Apr 2021

Time

9:30 am - 3:30 pm

An online theory-based course, learners can gain an Emergency First Aid At Work certificate with Indigo Bubble Training company, with an additional classroom based session for the practical assessment. The practical assessment will need to be attended to gain the accreditation. Learn useful knowledge and skills to use at home and have the opportunity to gain a certificate to boost a CV for finding employment.

This course will  equip learners with an overview knowledge and skills to be able to deal with an emergency situation and perform emergency aid as a first aider at work or as a volunteer.

This is an online course using Zoom, Google Classroom and email with one classroom based session for a practical assessment.

Learning outcomes include:

  • Explain the role and list the priorities of a first aider.
  • List the contents and essentials of a first aid kit.
  • Understand demonstrate how to and deal with an unconscious casualty, assess a choking casualty and be able to give emergency aid.
  • Deal with a bleed, fracture, sprain and strain and recognise the differences.
  • Assess and state how to give emergency aid to a burn or a scald.
  • Provide appropriate first aid for minor injuries, including small cuts, grazes, bruises, minor burns, and scalds.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of urgent medical conditions, stroke, diabetes, heart attack, angina and epilepsy.
  • Understand and perform (in practical assessment)  cardiopulmonary resuscitation and state 1+ reason for the safe use of a defibrillator.

This course is  aimed at learners (aged 19+) with few or no qualifications, who would benefit from gaining this knowledge and the certificate – to use in their work, job search or as volunteers.

The course will run on Monday 26th April 2021.

 The practical session date and venue is to be confirmed.

To enrol, please contact Suzanne Gaffney on 07887451776 or email suzanne.gaffney@bristol.gov.uk.