A learner credited with this unit standard will be capable of provide primary emergency care (first aid) in response to an occupational risk induced or any health emergency in their specific workplaces.
SAQA ID: 120496
NQF Level: 2
Accredeting SETA: CETA
Duration: 4 days
Recommended Entry Criteria: AET Level 4 or Grade 10
Certification Issued: Competency Certificate
Unit Standard Range
This unit standard covers the recognition and management of the following range of emergencies for adults, children and infants according to current and accepted emergency care protocols and principles:
- Emergency scene management.
- Rescue breathing, CPR and choking for adults, children and infants.
- Bleeding and wounds.
- Neck and spine immobilization and transportation.
- Fractures and dislocations.
- Thermal stress.
- Medical emergencies.
- COVID-19 awareness