First aid level 3

Course description

The course will enable the first responder to react to emergencies at an advanced first aid level, until the arrival of more professional emergency personnel.

Course outline

Upon completion of the course, the successful learner will be capable of:

  • explaining the principles of advanced first aid in emergencies
  • demonstrating an advanced level of preparedness to deal with sudden illness or emergency
  • assessing and managing an emergency scene/disaster
  • describing the anatomy and explaining the physiology of the human body systems in terms of injury or sudden illness
  • applying primary first aid for all age groups according to accepted current first aid protocols
  • explaining and managing shock.