First Aid Level 3

Duration: 3 days 08h00 to 16h30 (1 hour lunch)
Summary: This course provides the occupational first aider with the more advanced knowledge and skills to carry out emergency first aid for injuries and illnesses in the workplace. It will also provide information on OHS and related legislations as it applies to workplace first aid. The course is based on international emergency scene management standards in accordance with the latest first aid protocols.
Legal compliance applicable: General Safety Regulation clause 3 advises that employers must take reasonable steps to provide prompt first aid treatment at the workplace.
Accreditation: Our first aid is accredited to train advanced first responder stage, level 3 and we carry CETA accreditation for unit standards 254220 Provide first aid as an advanced first responder. Approved by the Chief Inspector Department of Labour, CI No. 575 in terms of Chief Inspector notice G1463 of 2017, issued in December 2017. The first aid training is also compliant with the DMR Mandatory Code of Practice for risk based emergency care on a mine (July 2016).
Content: Modules:
1. ESM revision from level 1 and 2.
2. Apply Legislation in the Workplace
3. Manage Safety in the Workplace
4. Management of Toxic Hazards
5. Care of First Aid Facilities
6. Completing Documentation
7. Anatomy and the Human Body
8. Assessment of a Casualty
9. First Aid Applications
10. Apply First Aid Management in a Confined Space
11. Emergency Birth
Entry requirements: ABET level 4 (Basic reading, writing and arithmetic). Method of instruction and training materials are in English.
Valid First aid level 2 certification.
Min/max number of learners Minimum: 8 learners per course

Maximum: 12 learners per course

Who Should Attend: All employees who are tasked or appointed as advanced first aiders at their place of work. Any person who would like to attain advanced first aid skills. Care givers, teachers, events security and related personnel.