Emergency First Aid - Portchester Library - Friday 18th November 2022

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Emergency First Aid

Portchester Library

Friday 18th November 2022

9.15am to 4.30pm

Tuition FREE, cost for certification £20

Tutor: Emma Chinner

Length of Course: 7 hours + 1 hour 1:1 session

Aims of The Course: The course will equip the first aider with skills to be able to confidently undertake emergency first aid if someone becomes ill or injured.  The course consists of instructor led tuition with the emphasis on practical application of first aid skills. There are only practical assessments, with no theory based exams.

The cost of the course is £20 if you require a first aid qualification.  The course is free if you do not require a level 3 qualification.

Learning Goals: (by the end of the course you will be able to…)

  • Describe how to act safely and effectively when an accident or emergency occurs.
  • Demonstrate the treatment and priorities of care for an unconscious patient.
  • Describe how to recognise and treat a person in seizure.
  • Describe the recognition of cardiac arrest/delivery of Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR).
  • Describe how to recognise/safely treat a patient who is choking and a patient who is bleeding.
  • Demonstrate the correct procedure for shock, including caring for burns.
  • Demonstrate the treatment splinters, grazes, nose bleeds and bleeding

About the Course

Who is this course for:  This is a course aimed for candidates with little or no first aid knowledge. The course is designed to give the learner skills to be able to respond to everyday first aid emergencies, confidently and effectively.  It is a practical course, so floor work for CPR/Recovery position is needed.

Previous Knowledge or Experience: This practical based course is suitable for both complete novices as well as those wishing to refresh their skills

How will I learn: Tutor demonstration, individual and whole group practical activities

How will I be assessed: Learner demonstration/support/feedback and peer support

Next Steps:  Paediatric First Aid courses

This course is aimed at Hampshire residents aged 19+ Attendance is expected at each session to ensure that you get the most out of your learning experience and to minimise disruption for other learners. Please advise the venue/tutor of any absence you may have.

Attendance is expected at each session to ensure that you get the most out of your learning experience and to minimise disruption for other learners. Please advise the venue/tutor of any absence you may have.

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