First Aid for Medical Professionals

Surrey First Aid Training Ltd - Specialists in First Aid Courses since 2000

All healthcare professionals should be proficient in resuscitating patients. QOF recommends that all clinical staff update their Emergency Life Support training every 18 months and non-clinical every 3 years. Defibrillator training should be undertaken annually.

Non-healthcare professionals working in a healthcare setting should be proficient in basic First Aid and performing CPR.

 

medical prof course

 

 

 

Who was this course designed for?

 

Healthcare professionals and those working in a healthcare setting are expected to be proficient in CPR, the administration of oxygen and emergency drugs. Healthcare professionals with a duty to respond to paediatric emergencies should also be trained in their specific protocols and we are able to provide training accordingly.

 

Course Content

 

The course is guided by the standards of the RCP, CPD and Skills for Health Framework and can also be tailored to your specific needs:

  • Emergency Action Procedures
  • Primary Assessment
  • CPR
  • Safety and storage of cylinders
  • Preparation of cylinders
  • Administration of oxygen
  • Resuscitation equipment
  • Administration of analgesic gas
  • Unconscious casualty
  • Choking (latest protocols)
  • Use of the Automatic External Defibrillator

 

Course duration

 

This is typically delivered over 3-4 hours.

 

Assessment

 

The trainer will be present however the trainer does not assess your competency as it is a self-assessment course.

 

Certification

 

Delegates will receive a CPD certificate by email.

 

How to book

 

If you are interested in booking this course for your group at your venue please fill our group booking enquiry form.

 

Cost

 

Please send us an enquiry to receive a personalised quote.