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First Aid Awareness

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(£18.00 inc.VAT)


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  • 120 mins approx
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Course Description

Learn about the principles of first aid, emergency treatment, identifying symptoms and casualty management.

Emergency medical situations can happen anywhere. A basic understanding of the role of a first aider, recognising symptoms and understanding the treatments required encourages a calm response so that the correct action can be taken quickly, and safely.

This online course provides a good introduction to first aid, and helps learners understand the principals of first aid, recognise symptoms, and understand the treatments that can be given.

This First Aid Awareness elearning training course has been developed to provide a basic knowledge of first aid and the types of emergency first aid situations that can occur.

This online course covers first aid situations such as unconscious casualties, seizures, heart attack, choking, asthma, severe bleeding, broken bones, head and eye injuries, spinal injuries, shock, burns, stroke, diabetes and poisoning.

This First Aid Awareness online training course contains a variety of text based content, along with image, video, quiz, and other content as necessary to assist your learning.

The First Aid Awareness training course has been developed to be easy to understand and simple to navigate.

On completion of the course you will be assessed with a multiple choice test. Once you have passed the assessment you will be able to download your certificate for your records. The certificate is supplied in PDF format.

You can proceed through the First Aid Awareness course at your own pace, and repeat the content as many times as you wish until you feel ready for the final assessment.

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Course Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Principles of First Aid
  3. Casualty Management
  4. Infection Control
  5. Accident Book
  6. First Aid Kit
  7. Casualty Assessment
  8. Unconscious Casualty
  9. Emergency Treatment
  10. Assessment

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course you will be able to:

  • Identify the steps of the primary survey
  • Describe infection control and the first aid kit
  • Explain how to deal with an unconscious casualty
  • Describe the recovery position and CPR
  • Identify symptoms and list treatments

Entry Requirements

This course is suitable for anyone who is interested in gaining a basic knowledge of emergency first aid, or who is deciding whether to become a first aider at work.

This course will provide you with an introduction to first aid.

This first aid awareness qualification should be refreshed annually.

How do I access this course?

Once you have completed your order, the course can be found in your account under 'Training'. This is an online course that can be completed by logging into your HASpod account, right from your browser.

How do I get my certificate?

Once you have passed the assessment you will instantly be able to download your certificate for you records. The certificate is supplied in PDF format.

How many attempts do I get at the test?

You get one attempt at the test per order, as once you have completed the course you should be ready for your assessment. You can go through the course lessons as many times as you like until you feel ready to take the test.

How long do I have access to the course?

You have access for up to 30 days, or until you complete the test, whichever occurs first.

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