Aims and Objectives
Refresh First aid at Work training to the social care work force. at a standard that has been set by HSE
By the end of the course the learner have refreshed their knowledge and will be able to….
Explain and demonstrate the correct techniques to administer adult rescue breathing to a casualty who is unconscious and not breathing when alone or with a bystander.
Explain and demonstrate the correct techniques to administer cardio pulmonary resuscitation CPR to a casualty who is unconscious, not breathing and has no circulation when you are alone or with a bystander.
Safe use of auto defibrillator
Explain and demonstrate the control of bleeding on a casualty who has a wound to a part of the body when you are on your own or with a bystander
Signs and symptoms of a choking casualty and treatment
Be able to deal with other common illnesses and injuries including:
Fractures and lacerations
Dealing with casualty with anaphylactic shock
Undertake assessed practical exercises to demonstrate their learning
Undertake a basic practical test of knowledge.
On successful completion of the training receive a basic first aid certificate to confirm competence, on successful completion of the course.