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FIRST AID LEVEL 1

« QCTO SP-230801 (Basic) »

COURSE INTRODUCTION

Basic Emergency First Aid Responder (First Aid Level 1) is an essential training program designed to equip individuals with the fundamental skills and knowledge needed to provide immediate assistance during medical emergencies. This comprehensive two-day course serves as the foundation for understanding how to respond effectively to injuries and illnesses, making it an invaluable skill for anyone.

During this course, participants will gain insights into various aspects of first aid, including assessing and managing different types of injuries, performing CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation), and addressing common medical emergencies. Whether you’re a concerned parent, a caregiver, a tourist guide, or simply someone who wants to be better prepared to assist in emergencies, First Aid Level 1 will empower you to make a difference when it matters most.

By the end of this course, you’ll have the confidence and expertise to respond calmly and efficiently to a wide range of medical situations, potentially saving lives and providing critical support until professional medical help arrives. Join us in taking the first step toward becoming a capable and compassionate first aider. Your knowledge and skills in First Aid Level 1 can truly make a significant impact in your workplace, community and beyond.

QCTO Accredited & Registered with DEL

COURSE CONTENT

  • Anatomy and physiology.
  • Legal and ethical First Aid – including consent.
  • Personal safety.
  • Emergency scene management.
  • Primary & secondary assessment.
  • CPR – adult, child, & infant.
  • AED – Automated external defibrillator.
  • Respiratory distress – including artificial respiration.
  • Choking – blocked airway; adult, child, & infant.
  • Identify & manage shock.
  • Cardiac arrest & strokes.
  • Thermal stress (environmental emergencies).
  • Wounds & bleeding.
  • Burns & fractures.
  • Dislocations, strains, & sprains.
  • Unconsciousness & fainting.
  • Head & spinal injuries.
  • Poisoning, bites, & stings.

ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS

  • Read, write, & understand English.

ASSESSMENT

  • Workbook completion.
  • Practical demonstration of First Aid skills.

AWARD

  • QCTO Statement of Result. (approx. 2 – 4 months).
  • Digital certificates only.
  • Valid for 3 years.
  • Completion certificates will be issued within 10 working days from successful completion of training.
  • If found ‘not yet competent’, an attendance certificate will be issued.

R1 400 per person

Price listed is for scheduled dates (public courses), and includes lunch. Please contact us for onsite quotations as price per person may differ depending on the group size. All prices include VAT.

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First Aid Level 1