Courses

1 Day First Aid In Schools

This course is designed for teachers, Classroom Assistants and other staff employed in a school setting.

Course Content

  • Incident / Accident management, stocking and maintenance of first aid kits and incident reports
  • Bleeding and emergency wound care
  • Burns and Scalds
  • Shock
  • Emergency treatment of choking; for both child and adult
  • Poisons, bites and stings
  • Alcohol and solvent Abuse
  • Treatment of the unconscious casualty, both child and adult
  • Hypoglycaemia in children with diabetes
  • Anaphylaxis and use of Epipen
  • Resuscitation (CPR), both child and adult
  • Other specific conditions or injuries that candidates they think may be relevant to their environment, can also be discussed

Assessment

Assessment of the course is on a continuous basis throughout the day, by the trainer.

Course Duration

This course is one full day or two half days duration.