First Aid Level 1 Training is for persons required to assess the emergency situation and providing basic Life Support and basic First Aid in order to stabilise patients prior to the arrival of Emergency Services.
People that have undergone First Aid Level 1 Training will be able to: demonstrate an understanding of emergency scene management, demonstrate an understanding of elementary anatomy and physiology, assess an emergency situation, apply First Aid procedures to a life-threatening situation and treat common injuries.
- Medico-legal implications – incl. consent
- Emergency scene management
- Primary & secondary survey
- CPR – one person; adult
- Respiratory distress – incl. artificial respiration
- Choking – blocked airway; adult
- Circulatory shock
- Wounds & bleeding
- Burns & fractures
- Unconsciousness & fainting
- Head & spinal injuries
Read, write, & understand English
Math literacy (ABET Level 3 – Grade 7)
Grade 9 certificate
2 days (16 hours)
R1150.00 per person
(please contact us for onsite quotations, price per person may differ depending on group size)
Written theory test (closed book; requires 85% to pass)
Practical demonstration of First Aid skills
If found ‘not yet competent’, an attendance certificate will be issued
Certificate of competence (Department of Labour). Valid for 3 years.
Issued within 10 working days from successful completion of training.
Drum Beat Academy, 7 Van Wouw Street, Groenkloof, Pretoria
Call us today to make your booking 0860 10 36 35 or complete the quick contact form at the top right of the page.