First Aid Level 1:
Basic Emergency Care

Duration: 18 hours (50% practical, 50% theory)
Certificate valid for 3 years

This course is the basic first aid requirement in industry as legislated by the Department of Labour through the OHS Act.

Following successful completion a practical/oral evaluation at the end of this course, the student will be capable of dealing with most emergency situations, whether at work or at home. Students will find this course helps to produce the personal confidence to take the first step to help in times of need.

Course Content:

  • Accident Approach and Scene Management
  • CPR, Choking and Drowning
  • Shock, Unconsciousness and Fainting
  • Angina & Heart Attack
  • Control of Bleeding
  • Fractures, Head and Spinal Injuries
  • Burns
  • Bites and Stings
  • Epilepsy and Fits
  • Diabetes and Asthma