First Aid at Work

First Aid at Work

$140.00 pp incl. GST

8 hours

8:30am - 5:00pm

NZQA Units: 6401 & 6402

2 Credits

*NB: In order to complete Unit Standard 6402 Provide Basic Life Support (CPR) ALL students must be physically capable of getting to, kneeling on and getting up from the floor to use the manikins both to complete the practice and assessments portion of the class

Course content

First Aid at Work is a basic first aid course more for inside, low-risk job sites and within the home. The First Aid at Work course is suitable for anyone who may find themselves in a position that requires them to respond in an accident or emergency situation that requires basic essential first aid and CPR skills.

Course covers: over 8 hours face to face training

Scene assessment

    • scene safety

    • calling 111 etc

Medical conditions

    • chest pains

    • stroke

    • breathing difficulties

    • seizures

    • diabetic emergency

Resuscitation

    • CPR

    • CPR & choking (adult, child, infant)

    • AED Automated external defibrillator

Wounds, bleeding and shock

    • How to stop major bleeding

    • Recognizing and Management of Shock


    • Fractures, Soft tissue injuries

    • Burns

    • thermal ( from a heat source)

    • chemical

    • electrical


Poisons

    • Inhaled

    • Absorbed

    • Injected

    • Ingested.


City First Aid Training can tailor a course to suit - please contact us for further details.