First aid level 2
The course will enable learners to provide primary emergency care (first aid) in response to an occupational risk induced or any health emergency in their specific workplaces.
- Various activities to be completed in class
- Written test
- Practical exercise
Upon completion of the course, the successful learner will be able to:
- demonstrate the principles of primary emergency care
- assess and control a single injury emergency scene in the workplace
- demonstrate primary emergency life support for adults, children and infants
- explain and manage shock
- carry out secondary assessment of the sick or injured person and provide appropriate primary emergency care at the scene
- keep records of the incident/accident.
- Unit Standard Title: Provide risk-based primary emergency care/first aid in the workplace.
- Unit Standard ID: 120496
- Course Price: R 1 390
- Course Duration: 2 days
- Credits: 5
- Professional Body: Saiosh
- CPD Points: 5
- NQF Level: 2
- Prerequisites: Valid First Aid Level 1 certificate to qualify to attend the course; basic general knowledge of methods of contracting HIV.
- Target Groups: • Companies with an extensive risk profile, as learners will acquire a more in-depth knowledge of various injuries and emergency conditions, with which fellow employees in the work place might suffer.