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CPD Introduction to First Aid – Zone 2
This level 2 first aid course aims to provide your employees with the knowledge they need to understand the key areas of first aid. The course will enable them to increase the safety of themselves 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 them with crucial skills that apply to all aspects of work and everyday life.
Section 1: Asthma
In this section, your employees will learn about 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.
Section 2: Bone, muscle and joint injuries
This section covers different types of fracture, sprains and strains, as well as the signs and symptoms of a fracture, sprain and strain. Your employees will also look at how to treat these bone, muscle and joint injuries.
Section 3: Shock
In this section, your employees will look at the signs of shock, the causes of shock, and the different types of shock. They will also learn how to treat a casualty who they suspect is in shock.
Section 4: Severe bleeding
Your employees will look at the different types of bleeding in this section, such as arterial bleeding and venous bleeding. They will also learn how to control external bleeding.
Benefits of this level 2 first aid course:
- Employees can learn from their own home, in their own time
- Employees get access to award-winning learning and assessment materials.
Once your employees have completed this course, they could progress on to the following:
Health and Safety in the Workplace
Introduction to First Aid – Zone 1
Introduction to First Aid – Zone 3
Introduction to First Aid – Zone 4
Award in Occupational Health and Safety