Bags First Aid

Bags First Aidhttp://www.scottish-first-aid-association.org.uk

Tel: 0131 333 4597     Email:

 
 

A one day course for teachers, support staff or anyone working with both adults and children.  Course registered with Education Scotland PLFind for CPD.


Content:


Safety

Emergency environment risk assessment


Unconscious casualty

Common causes of unconsciousness

Diagnosis of an unconscious casualty

Treatment of a breathing unconscious casualty, the recovery position


Bleeding

Common causes of external bleeding

Treatment of external bleeding including foreign body in wound and nose bleeds

Common causes of internal injuries

Diagnosis of internal injuries

Treatment of internal injuries


Shock

Diagnosis of clinical shock in a casualty

Treatment for shock


Burns

Common cause of burns in both domestic and workplace environment

Diagnosis of burns

Treatment of burns including chemical burns


Choking

Diagnosis of an adult and child choking casualty

Treatment of an adult and child choking casualty who remains conscious

Treatment of an adult and child choking casualty who becomes unconscious

Aftercare of choking casualties


Asthma Attack

Diagnosis of Asthma attack

Treatment of an Asthma attack casualty

Use of medication

When to call an ambulance


Heart Attack

Diagnosis of heart attack

Treatment of a heart attack casualty who remains conscious

Treatment of heart attack casualty who becomes unconscious


Resuscitation

Diagnosis of a non-breathing casualty

Treatment of a child casualty who is not breathing

Treatment of an adult casualty who is not breathing

Methods to reduce cross infection between First Aider and casualty


First Aid Kits

The Law relating to First Aid provision in the workplace

Packaging of First Aid kits

Content of First Aid kits

Maintenance of First Aid


Certificates awarded to successful candidates are valid for three years.


 

Working with Children First Aid

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