Basic First Aid

ASHI Basic First Aid was created to help students develop basic first aid knowledge, skills and the confidence to respond. The program is an excellent choice for both the community and workplace setting and conforms to the 2015 AHA and ARC Guidelines Update for First Aid.

This Certificate Rivals The Department Of Labour First Aid Level 2 Qualification

Course Content

  • First Aid
  • Recognizing an Emergency
  • Deciding to Help
  • Personal Safety
  • Infectious Bloodborne Diseases
  • Standard Precautions
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Consent
  • Implied Consent
  • Abandonment
  • Good Samaritan Laws
  • Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
  • Emergency Action Plans
  • Poison Help Line
  • Emergency Moves
  • Primary Assessment
  • Recovery Position
  • Compression-only CPR
  • Choking
  • Secondary Assessment*
  • Control of Bleeding
  • And More

Call For a Quote:

072 360 9601

F.A.Q.

What Are The Prerequisites?
  • Learners Mus Be 16 Years And Older
  • Must Be Proficient In English
  • Individuals who are not healthcare providers or professional rescuers but desire or are required to be certified in basic emergency medical care/First Aid.
How long is this course ?

1-2 Days

Who accredits this course?

The American Safety And Health Institute

For How long is the certificate valid?

2 Years

What will I learn?
  • First Aid
  • Recognizing an Emergency
  • Deciding to Help
  • Personal Safety
  • Infectious Bloodborne Diseases
  • Standard Precautions
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Consent
  • Implied Consent
  • Abandonment
  • Good Samaritan Laws
  • Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
  • Emergency Action Plans
  • Poison Help Line
  • Emergency Moves
  • Primary Assessment
  • Recovery Position
  • Compression-only CPR
  • Choking
  • Secondary Assessment*
  • Control of Bleeding
  • Tourniquets
  • Hemostatic Dressings
  • Using a Tourniquet*
  • Using a Hemostatic Dressing*
  • Internal Bleeding
  • Shock
  • Amputation*
  • Impaled Objects*
  • Open Chest Injury*
  • Open Abdominal Injury*
  • Spinal Injury
  • Brain Injury
  • Concussion
  • Manual Spinal Motion Restriction
  • Swollen, Painful, Deformed Limb
  • Splinting*
  • Using a Malleable Splint*
  • Nosebleed
  • Injured Tooth
  • Thermal Burns
  • Electrical Burns
  • Chemical Burns
  • Using a Gel-Soaked Burn Dressing*
  • Fainting
  • Stroke
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Seizure
  • Breathing Difficulty
  • Asthma and Inhalers Making the
  • Workplace and Community Safer™
  • Severe Allergic Reaction
  • Using an Epinephrine Auto-Injector*
  • Pain, Severe Pressure or Discomfort in Chest
  • Severe Abdominal Pain*
  • Ingested Poisoning
  • Inhaled Poisoning
  • Bites and Stings*
  • Stinging Insects*
  • Snakebites*
  • Spider Bites*
  • Tick Bites*
  • Marine Animal Stings*
  • Animal and Human Bites*
  • Heat Exhaustion
  • Heat Stroke
  • Hypothermia
  • Frostbite
  • Emotional Considerations*

Related Courses

Wilderness First Aid

This course is designed with the focus of outdoor and prolonged care with limited equipment.

First Aid Level 2

This Course Takes More Detailed And In-Depth Look At First Aid

First Aid Level 3

This Course Is The Most Advanced Department Of Labour First Aid Course

Contact Us

Tzaneen Showgrounds, R71, Tzaneen, 0850

072 360 9601

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