14th January 2018 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This module aims to cover the skills and knowledge necessary to enable Young Leaders to manage an incident and provide basic first aid.
Topics covered:
• The principles of first aid and initial response (arriving at and managing an incident)
• Emergency life support (DRABC, and the recovery position)
• CPR, including technique for children
• Shock
• Bleeding (major and minor)
• Causes and treatment of unconsciousness
• Choking
• Heat exhaustion, heat-stroke, dehydration and hypothermia
• Burns and scalds
• Fractures and soft tissue injuries
• Minor injuries (for example, cuts, grazes and nosebleeds)
• Meningitis

This training covers both Module K training requirements.