Wherever you are in the world, medical emergency can occur at any time. When that happens, every second counts, making basic knowledge of first aid administration a critical skill that will enable you to stabilize a situation before help arrives or even save another person’s life
If you have not administered first aid before and want to learn this life-saving skill, you have come to the right place. This First Aid Course is especially designed to help you make sense of the basics of first aid, and teach you how to administer a variety of first aid treatments.
This user-friendly course is packed with basics that include first aid definition and significance, principles of first aid administration, and putting together a first aid supplies kit. The course also provides step-by-step procedures on the delivery of first aid treatments for a wide range of medical emergencies, including unconsciousness, severe bleeding, fractures and injuries, and skin wounds and burns, among others.
The primary objectives of this First Aid Course are to: (a) define first aid and help you realise its importance as a skill; (b) let you in on the principles of first aid administration; (c) identify common first aid supplies and assist you in putting together a first aid kit; (d) give you a walk-through on how to perform a variety of first aid treatments; and (e) build your confidence to respond quickly and effectively to different medical situations and enable you to utilise your first aid knowledge to stabilise situations before help arrives.