Perform Basic Life Support and First Aid Procedures

Compliance Training

SAQA ID : 119567
NQF Level : 1
No Of Credits : 5

Course Introduction

This unit standard is for persons required to assess the emergency situation and providing basic Life Support and basic First Aid in order to stabilise patients prior to transfer to the emergency services.

Qualification Title: Perform basic life support and first aid procedures

Unit Standard ID:  119567

No. of Credits: 5

NQF Level: 1

This unit standard is for persons required to assess the emergency situation and providing basic Life Support and basic First Aid in order to stabilise patients prior to transfer to the emergency services.

Learning assumed to be in place and recognition of prior learning

  • Communication at ABET level 3
  • Mathematical Literacy at ABET level 3.

By the end of the course, the learners will be able to:

  • demonstrate an understanding of emergency scene management
  • demonstrate an understanding of elementary anatomy and physiology
  • assess an emergency situation
  • apply First Aid procedures to the life-threatening situation
  • treat common injuries.

2 days – practical and portfolio of evidence to be done on day 2 of the programme.

All companies who want to ensure their employees are equipped to deal with any emergency situation which requires first aid and to ensure legal compliance or any member of the public who wish to know first aid skills.

R830 per person

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