This course is designed to take the First Aider on to the next skill level, students will be taught the skills associated with rapid assessment, stabilisation and transfer of both the trauma victim and those suffering a medical emergency.
First Responders have been proven to have the biggest impact on survivability for those injured or acutely ill in remote locations, as they are able to provide initial support and co-ordination of evacuation to further medical support.
The course is approved by Edexcel and is IHCD managed. The Basic level of the course takes 3 days to complete. It includes both theoretical and practical sessions. Basic course aims to provide those travelling and working overseas in challenging and often hazardous parts of the world with the appropriate knowledge and skills to provide the immediate response to casualties.
Aimed at areas of the world where there is either a delayed, unskilled or non-existent emergency ambulance service. The course structure is primarily based on providing the student with the fundamental skills required to manage a casualty in a remote/challenging environment. During the 3 days the students will learn the following topics:
- Basic Safety at the Scene
- Understanding of the Injury
- Airway Management
- Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation
- Breathing Assessment
- Administration of Oxygen
- Bleeding and Hemorrhage Control
- Dealing with Burns
- Basic Head Injury management
- Medical emergencies
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All courses can be taught at our Fareham training centre, or at other locations on request, for your convenience.