First Aid Short Course Breakdown

This short course will equip you with the basics when it comes to first aid training. Find out more about the subjects that this course consists of with the breakdown below.

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Subject Outcomes

Interested in learning more about the subjects that make up this First Aid short course? Take a look at the breakdown below.

Subject Description
The Medical-Legal Implications and Principles of First Aid Every human being has the right to life and duty of care. That means, you should help wherever you can to save a life. This subject will teach you about the things you can do to help save a life, as well as the legal aspects of first aid. This is important as it ensures that the person who is administering first aid doesn't get into any legal trouble after the incident has taken place.
Elementary Human Anatomical Structures As the name implies, this subject will teach you about the organ systems and the anatomy of the body. Each part of the body has a function, it is important for you to know how the body works when practicing first aid. This allows you to provide the best possible care when assisting someone who has been injured.
Appropriate First Aid Procedures This subject will help you assist an injured or ill person before medical assistance arrives. It will prepare you for multiple scenarios, including what to do when a sick or injured person is bleeding, not breathing, etc. This is important to know as it can determine whether a person lives or dies.

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