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Lifeguard First Aid

Lifeguard First Aid

This course is 12 hours in duration and focuses on emergency scenarios that face those working with adults and looking after young children and infants within the leisure industry. The course is designed to accompany any lifeguard trainings.

INTRODUCTION

⚓ The Definition of a First Aider
⚓ The Aims of First Aid
⚓ Rescuer Protection
⚓ First Aid Kit
⚓ Reporting Accidents

SAFETY & CASUALTY CARE

⚓ SAFE™
⚓ Life Cycle™
⚓ Chain of Survival

BASIC LIFE SUPPORT (BLS)

⚓ Primary Care & Recovery Position
⚓ Adult Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
⚓ Automated External Defibrillation (AED)
⚓ Adult and Child Choking
⚓ Types of Bleeding
⚓ Bleeding Control
⚓ Shock
⚓ Seizures and Epilepsy

MINOR FIRST AID

⚓ Small Cuts, Grazes and  Bites
⚓ Bruises
⚓ Small Splinters
⚓ Nosebleeds
⚓ Burns and Scalds

MEDICAL FIRST AID

⚓ Poisoning
⚓ Heart Attack
⚓ Stroke
⚓ Asthma
⚓ Allergic Reaction and Anaphylaxis
⚓ Diabetes
⚓ Heat Exhaustion and Heatstroke
⚓ Hypothermia
⚓ Febrile Seizures
⚓ Sickle Cell Anaemia
⚓ Croup

INJURY FIRST AID

⚓ Chest Injuries
⚓ Suspected Spinal Injuries
⚓ Electric Shock
⚓ Head Injuries – Minor and Severe
⚓ Eye Injuries
⚓ Fractures and Dislocations
⚓ Sprains and Strains
⚓ Foreign Object in the Ear or Nose

Assessment

There is no final exam each learner is continuously assessed by the trainer / assessor during their training. It is then both the responsibility and decision of the trainer/assessor to determine if each learner has reached the level required to become a first aider within the work place.

Certification

Successful learners will be certified by The International Certification and Course will run under the ODC lifesaving training center Training Academy (TICTA) which is valid for three years from course completion date.

 
Join our First Aid Course today and unlock exciting career opportunities in stunning international destinations. Register now and take the first step toward an enriching and fulfilling international lifeguarding career. For further information or to discuss specific international job placement options, please don’t hesitate to contact our team. We’re here to support you in achieving your lifeguarding goals, wherever they may take you. At ODC Lifesaving, we empower lifeguards to make a global impact on pool safety!