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First Aid Level 2

Only R 1,360.00 per PersonThe First Aid Level 2 training course is an intermediate course. As Level 2 First Aid is not a requirement of the Occupational Health and Safety Act, it is ideal for any person who is enthusiastic to know more about cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and other lifesaving skills and techniques to be used in an emergency. Any person participating in this first aid training course will be able to render safe and effective first aid in a medical, injury or environmental emergency. This first aid training course provides a lot of hands-on practice in the skills of CPR, safe use of an automated external defibrillator (AED), splinting, bandaging and managing bleeding.

First Aid Level 2 has also been accredited for 13 general CPD points and another 2 points for ethics (as well as an additional 16 general and 2 ethics points if it is done in conjunction with the level 1 course) by the University of Johannesburg. These points can be earned by anyone who is not working in an accute setting like a hospital or an ambulance or any other emergency medicine discipline. The completion and submission of a portfolio of evidince is compulsary.

First Aid Level 2 Course Content:

Basic CPR and the safe use of an AED are skills required to save a person's live. A first aider needs to ensure that he remains safe by using basic protective equipment and to adhere to the basic principles of ensuring a scene is safe before continuing to help any victim in an emergency situation. His/ her first aid training must also be able to come to his/ her rescue if he/ she is faced with multiple casualties on the same scene. These are some of the topics included in Level 2 First aid training, as well as the topics below

  • Basic principles of First Aid;
  • Basic two person CPR and use of an AED;
  • Secondary survey;
  • Multiple casualty management;
  • Eye injuries;
  • Chest and Abdominal injuries;
  • Stroke & Heart attack;
  • Poisoning, bites and stings.

First Aid Level 2 Course Duration:

This First Aid Level 2 training course is facilitated over three days adding up to a total of 24 hours.

First Aid Level 2 Course Fees Include:

A First Aid student manual with a key pouch, gloves and mouth piece are provided. On successful completion a First Aid Level 2 certificate for 3 years is issued.

First Aid Level 2 Course Participation Requirements:

  • Training course participants must be able to read, write and understand English and have basic math skills.
  • Evaluation requirements include a written test as well as a practical skills tests.


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  1. First Aid Level 2
    8 Jan 2018
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