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The aim of this course is to provide students with training in first aid and allow to them the opportunity to achieve the HSE Appointed Person First Aid Qualification. By the end of this course, students will be able to:
Explain the role of an appointed person
State the cause of unconsciousness
Perform the recovery position on an unconscious casualty, and perform Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Perform required choking procedures
Select and use various dressings to control bleeding
Identify safety precautions when assessing for danger
State the procedures for dealing with a casualty having a seizure, a diabetic casualty, a casualty who has a burn / scald, a casualty who has a stroke, and a casualty who has a heart condition
Select necessary personal protective equipment (PPE)
This course is suitable for anyone who would like to improve their First aid awareness.
By the end of this course you will have covered all the necessary first aid training including; resuscitation, personal protective equipment, incident management, dealing with bleeding, unconsciousness, burns & scalds, heart conditions, stroke, seizures and choking.