Christchurch First Aid Level 1 Course

Description

SLS First Aid Level 1

Unit Standards: 6401, 6402, 6400

This is a 2 day resuscitation course covering to following topics: Assessment of emergency situations, basic life support, soft tissue injuries, bleeding, shock, fractures and head injuries. hypothermia, asthma, oxygen delivery systems, burns, asthma and basic drowning physiology.

Topic information

Primary Assessment: DRSABCD

CPR

Common first aid conditions: Fractures, dislocations, wounds, burns, soft tissue injuries - splinting, spinal injuries

Medical conditions - seizures, epilepsy, diabetic emergencies, breathing difficulties; anaphylaxis, chest pains, stroke, Hypothermia, hyperthermia, Marine stings, eye injuries, poisons.

Bleeding, signs and symptoms and treatment of External bleeding, Internal bleeding, Amputation, Impaled object, Chest wounds.

Shock

Oxygen and AED 

 

For more information please refer to the First Aid Level 1 flyer (pdf, 264kb)