The Emergency First Aid at Work (Level 2) (QCF) course teaches participants how to respond to life-threatening emergencies. The course focuses on primary care through a combination of knowledge development; skill development and realistic scenario practice to make sure participants have the confidence in their ability to provide care when emergency situations arise.
Primary Care (CPR) skills taught in this course:
- Scene Safety Assessment
- Universal Precautions
- Primary Assessment
- Rescue Breathing
- Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
- Conscious and Unconscious Obstructed Airway Management
- Serious Bleeding Management
- Shock Management
- Automated External Defibrillation (AED)
- Emergency Oxygen Use Orientation
The rest of the course covers injuries or illnesses that are not immediately life-threatening. Participants focus on secondary assessment and first aid through knowledge development, skill development and realistic scenario practice.
First Aid skills taught in this course:
- Injury Assessment
The Course meets the recommended requirements as laid down by Skills for Health, for Emergency First Aid at Work within the workplace Level 2.