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Workplace First Aid

Workplace First Aid

Workplace First Aid

Olive Safety Workplace First Aid course is a 3 days classroom course with 2 years of validity, will Enable people to give emergency care or treatment to an ill or injured person in the workplace or elsewhere before regular medical aid can be obtained. This unit covers all the aspects of general first aid and first aid in the workplace. Once you have completed this classroom module the certificate will be mailed to you directly. A 2-Day Refresher course is required at least every 2 years to recertify.    

  • Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) & Automated External Defibrillator (AED) use including:

  • Heart Attack

  • Stroke

  • Foreign Body Airway Obstruction    

  • Medical Emergencies (e.g. Diabetes, Epilepsy, Asthma)

  • Trauma (Bleeding control, musculoskeletal injuries, sprains and strains)

  • Poisons and Allergic Reactions

  • Burns & Scalds

On completion of this course participants will be able to:

  • Deal with First Aid emergencies in the workplace or elsewhere

  • Provide necessary first aid within the workplace

  • Understand and demonstrate essential life-saving skills

  • Know how to assess an incident

  • Understand how to manage a variety of conditions

  • Those persons who may be called upon to respond to an accident or incident in the workplace where a person may be ill or injured.

This certificate is valid for 2 years, and is recognised by the HSA.