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.
Course contentEmergency First Aid CareRecognising an EmergencyDeciding to HelpPersonal SafetyUsing BarriersAssessing for ResponseMechanism for Spinal InjuryActivating Emergency Medical Services (EMS)Primary Life-Supporting SkillsAirway-Head-Tilt, Chin-LiftClearing the airway – Long RollProtecting the Airway – Recovery PositionBreathing – Ventilation MaskBreathing – Ventilation ShieldCirculation – Chest CompressionsInitial AssessmentUnresponsive PatientCPR for Cardiac ArrestBare, Prepare and Place PadsTroubleshooting MessagesControl of BleedingManaging ShockForeign Body Airway ObstructionOngoing AssessmentWarning Signs of Serious IllnessMechanism for Significant InjurySpecific First Aid ProblemsMoving PatientsEmotional Impact of Providing First Aid CareHands-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