Course Details

Occupational First Aid (OFA) + AED

FEE

SGD $280(Inclusive GST)

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COURSE OBJECTIVES

  • Recognise a medical emergency situation at a workplace
  • Activate the appropriate emergency response system and follow the Emergency Action principles
  • Recognise the signs and symptoms of identified emergencies, illnesses and injuries
  • Perform the necessary and correct First Aid treatment to a casualty based on the emergency, illness and injury
  • Perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) with use of Automated External Defibrillator (AED) for adult victims.

COURSE CONTENT

  • Duties and Responsibilities of First Aider
  • Handling and Transportation of the Injured
  • Management of Medical Emergencies
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation CPR + AED
  • Circulatory System & Management of Bleeding
  • Skeletal System, Fractures and Dislocations
  • Occupational Eye Injuries
  • Skin and Burn Injuries
  • Respiratory System and Breathing Difficulties
  • Legal Requirements from MOM
  • Chemicals in the Workplace
  • Accident Prevention

COURSE REQUIREMENTS

  • Participants are required to submit their passport-sized photo (.jpeg) in digital format upon receiving the confirmation e-mail.
  • Participants need to be able to read and understand basic English, equivalent to the ESS Workplace Literacy and Numeracy Level 5 and above standards.
  • No history of underlying medical heart and lung conditions.
  • Must be physically fit with no pre-existing medical conditions such as knee, spinal or joints injury. Please consult your doctor before attending the course.
  • Pregnant ladies are discouraged from undertaking the CPR practice due to safety reasons. In case of doubt, please consult your doctor.

Eligible for Claim Period

01 Jan 2019 - 03 Oct 2020

Supporting Public Agency

SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG)

Training Duration

3 Days (24 hours)

Mode of Training

Full Time

Course Language


Min. Qualification Required

Not Specified

Job Level

Operational, Managerial & Supervisory