First Aid Training: Level 1

Course Description:

This unit standard addresses basic first aid, offering an introduction to emergency care that equips learners with the skills to apply and perform basic first aid in emergency situations.

Modules:

Module 1: Emergency scene management
Module 2: Elementary anatomy and physiology
Module 3: Assess an emergency and treat common injuries
Module 1: Emergency scene management
Module 2: Elementary anatomy and physiology
Module 3: Assess an emergency and treat common injuries
Module 1: Emergency scene management
Module 2: Elementary anatomy and physiology
Module 3: Assess an emergency and treat common injuries

Learning Outcomes:

Upon completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of emergency scene management
  • Demonstrate an understanding of elementary anatomy and physiology
  • Assess an emergency situation
  • Apply First Aid procedures to the life-threatening situation
  • Treat common injuries

Module 1: Upon completion of this module you will be familiar with the following:

  • Assess hazards and make the area safe
  • Take charge of the situation
  • Get consent
  • Assess responsiveness
  • Safety factors
  • How to handle an cervical spine immobilisation

Module 2: You will be familiar with the following concepts on completion of this module:

  • Your body’s systems
  • The digestive system
  • The skeletal immune system

Module 3: You will be familiar with the following concepts on completion of this module:

  • Fractures
  • Burns
  • Scald
  • Cold burn
  • Assessing burns
  • Lacerations
  • Difficulty with breathing
  • First Aad procedures
  • Severe haemorrhages
  • Head injuries
  • Spinal injuries
  • Strains and sprains
  • Heat treatment

Additional Information:

This course is only offered to students in a virtual and public (face-to-face) setting.

You will be issued a certificate of completion at the end of this course.

Course Information

67604781
SAIOSH Member ID
119567
SAQA Qualification ID
2
CPD Points
1 day
Course Duration
From R1,191.95 per learner
Course cost

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