Comprehensive Workplace First Aid

Comprehensive Workplace First Aid

$180.00 pp incl. GST

12 hours (2 x 6 hour days)

8:30am - 3:15pm

NZQA Units: 6400 and 6401, 6402 (or 26551, 26552) (4 credits)

12 hours face to face training to meet NZQA requirements.

*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

Scene Assessment

    • Calling 111
    • Primary survey
    • Secondary survey
    • Care of unconscious patient

Resuscitation (CPR)

    • Adult, child & infant CPR
    • Treatment for choking adult, child & infant
    • Automated external defibrillator

Wounds, bleeding and shock

    • How to stop major bleeding
    • Treatment for crush, amputation, embedded objects, teeth loss, trauma to ears, nose bleed.

Shock

    • Recognising and treatment for shock

Medical emergencies

    • Asthma
    • Diabetes
    • Epilepsy
    • Heart conditions
    • Stroke
    • Febrile convulsions etc

Fractures Management

    • Sprains
    • Head injuries
    • Spinal injury (log roll)

Hypothermia & hyperthermia

    • Frost nip & frost bite
    • Heat exhaustion and heat stroke.

Burns

    • steam
    • water
    • fire
    • chemical
    • electrical
    • liquid etc.

Poisons

    • Inhaled
    • Absorbed
    • Injected
    • Ingested.

Scenarios

    • Demonstrate Manage First Aid in emergency situation.