- Unit Standard 119567
- Place: New Germany
- Credits: 5
- Duration: 2 Days
People credited with this unit standard are able to:
• Recognise and manage a range of emergencies according to the prescribed protocols
• Render basic First Aid to the community even if the required resources have to be improvised.
Content of Course:
Emergency scene management, treatment for fractures, burns, lacerations, difficulty with breathing, severe haemorrhage, head injuries, spinal injuries, level of consciousness, strains and sprains. First aid procedures in life-threatening situations, e.g. Cardio-Pulmonary arrest; cessation of breathing; severe haemorrhage.