First Aid

Non Unit Standard

First Aid Level 1

Objective:
The First Aider will be able to respond to an emergency situation, prevent an emergency situation and provided with the basic knowledge of diagnosis and treatment.
 
Content:
Principles and Emergency Scene Management Artificial Respiration
One-rescuer CPR Choking
Shock, unconsciousness & fainting Fractures
Burns Head & Spinal injuries
 
Duration:
2 Days
 
Ratio:
Min 10 Learners / Maximum 15 (Price based on 10)
 
Target Population:
Supervisors, Operators, First Aiders and Managers
 
 
 

First Aid Level 2

Objective:
To advance the level 1 First Aider.
 
Content: - Same as level 1 (more advanced) plus the following
Wounds & Bleeding Shock, unconsciousness & fainting
Fractures Joint injuries & Rescue carries
Chest, Hand & Eye Injuries Multiple injury management
One and Two rescuer CPR Pelvic & Abdominal injuries
Child & Infant resuscitation Environmental illnesses & injuries
Poisoning, bites & stings Chest pain & paralysis
Fits Management of foreign objects
Elementary & Applied anatomy and physiology Soft tissue injuries
 
Duration:
2.5 days
 
Ratio:
Min 10 Learners / Maximum 15 (Price based on 10)
 
Target Population:
Supervisors, Operators, First Aiders and Managers
 
 
 
 

First Aid Level 3

Objective:
To advance the level 2 First Aider
 
Content: - Same as level 2 (more advanced) plus the following
Specific fractures and threatened limb Breathlessness & skin reactions
Crush injuries Emergency childbirth
Ethics to emergency care Water accidents
 
Duration:
2 Days
 
Ratio:
Min 10 Learners / Maximum 15 (Prices based on 10)
 
Target Population:
Supervisors, Operators, First Aiders and Managers.
 
 
 

Basic First Aid - SAQA ID 9965

Objective:
Basic Response & Knowledge to diagnose and treat.
 
Content:
Choking Burns
Bleeding Shock
 
Duration:
1 Day
 
Ratio:
Min 10 Learners / Maximum 15 (Price based on 10)
 
Target Population:
Per Department of Labour requirements