Introduction to First Aid – Zone Two (CPD)
This course aims to provide you with the knowledge you need to understand the key areas of first aid. The course will enable you to increase the safety of yourself and others in the workplace and in other everyday environments. This is a great course for anyone who is interested in first aid, as it will provide you with crucial skills that apply to all aspects of work and everyday life. This official CPD course is perfect for an introduction to a subject or a subject refresher.
Units covered in this programme include:
– Asthma: In this section, you will learn what asthma is, what the signs are that an individual is about to have an asthma attack and the correct first aid procedures for dealing with an asthma attack.
– Bone, muscle and joint injuries: This section covers different types of fracture, sprains, strains, as well as the signs and symptoms of a fracture, sprain and strain. You will also look at how to treat these bone, muscle and joint injuries.
– Shock: In this section you will look at the signs of shock, the causes of shock, and the different types of shock. You will also learn how to treat a casualty who you suspect is in shock.
– Severe bleeding: You will look at the different types of bleeding in this section, such as arterial bleeding and venous bleeding. You will also learn how to control external bleeding.
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Cost : Total Fee £30
This course will be automatically assessed online and you will receive an e-certificate upon completion.
Upon completion of this course, you may wish to study the Introduction to First Aid Zones 1, 3 and 4.
Facilities and resources
You will need access to the internet.
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Why Petroc should be your first choice
Petroc offers high quality education and training across North and Mid Devon. We provide outstanding learning, excellent facilities, strong connections to employers and a supportive environment to help you fulfil your education goals and set you on your path to the career of your dreams.
We offer a supportive and inclusive environment where you can flourish and feel a valued member of the college and wider community.
Our teaching spaces and facilities are some of the best in the region, providing stimulating and true-to-life learning environments.
We’ll provide you with the experiences you need to be ready for employment or the next step on your educational journey.