This MEDIC FIRST Aid – BASIC PLUS course provides students with the basic know-how and necessary skills on how to properly respond immediately to workplace injuries or medical emergencies.
Who should attend this course?
This training is recommended for all individuals.
Emergency First Aid Care
Recognising an Emergency
Deciding to Help
Assessing for Response
Mechanism for Spinal Injury
Activating Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
Primary Life-Supporting Skills
Clearing the airway – Long Roll
Protecting the Airway – Recovery Position
Breathing – Ventilation Mask
Breathing – Ventilation Shield
Circulation – Chest Compressions
CPR for Cardiac Arrest
Bare, Prepare and Place Pads
Control of Bleeding
Foreign Body Airway Obstruction
Warning Signs of Serious Illness
Mechanism for Significant Injury
Specific First Aid Problems
Emotional Impact of Providing First Aid Care
Hands-on skill practice
Participants will practice essential skills in small group practices and can also apply those skills in optional scenario-based practices.
A MEDIC FIRST AID wall certificate is awarded upon successful completion of the course.
Up to 2 years