First Aid Training: Level 3

Course Description:

This unit standard is a comprehensive first aid training course. All first aid topics are covered in the Level 3 First Aid training course. Cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and the correct use of an automated external defibrillator (AED) are essential skills emphasised to save a person’s life in a medical emergency.

Modules:

Module 1: Explain the principles of advanced first aid in emergencies
Module 2: Demonstrate an advanced level of preparedness to deal with sudden illness or emergency
Module 3: Assess and manage an emergency scene/disaster
Module 4: Describe the anatomy and explain the physiology of the human body systems in terms of injury and sudden illness
Module 5: Disorders and/or diseases relevant to a specified area are identified and described according to signs and first aid management
Module 6: Explain the causes of shock and the emergency treatment thereof
Module 1: Explain the principles of advanced first aid in emergencies
Module 2: Demonstrate an advanced level of preparedness to deal with sudden illness or emergency
Module 3: Assess and manage an emergency scene/disaster
Module 4: Describe the anatomy and explain the physiology of the human body systems in terms of injury and sudden illness
Module 5: Disorders and/or diseases relevant to a specified area are identified and described according to signs and first aid management
Module 6: Explain the causes of shock and the emergency treatment thereof
Module 1: Explain the principles of advanced first aid in emergencies
Module 2: Demonstrate an advanced level of preparedness to deal with sudden illness or emergency
Module 3: Assess and manage an emergency scene/disaster
Module 4: Describe the anatomy and explain the physiology of the human body systems in terms of injury and sudden illness
Module 5: Disorders and/or diseases relevant to a specified area are identified and described according to signs and first aid management
Module 6: Explain the causes of shock and the emergency treatment thereof

Learning Outcomes:

Upon completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Explain the principles of advanced first aid in emergencies
  • Demonstrate an advanced level of preparedness to deal with sudden illness or emergency
  • Assess and manage an emergency scene/disaster
  • Describe the anatomy and explain the physiology of the human body systems in terms of injury and sudden illness
  • Apply primary first aid life support for adults, children and infants according to accepted current protocols
  • Explain the causes of shock and the emergency treatment thereof

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
376480
SAQA Qualification ID
5
CPD Points
3 days
Course Duration
R11,150.00 per learner
Course cost

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