Man performing basic first aid by putting bandage on persons ankle

Basic First Aid

This Basic First Aid Course is ideal for those who need to be able to deal with minor injuries.  It covers a comprehensive range of topics to prepare participants to administer Basic First Aid.  Participants will learn a high level of practical skills so that they can deal competently with first aid situations that may arise.

Basic First Aid Course Summary:

The course will take the participant through a comprehensive list of medical and trauma related scenarios, and will allow ample opportunities for hands on training and information sharing.

Basic First Aid Course Layout:

This course can be tailored to your particular needs.  However, will have particular emphasis on the following core subjects;

  • Scene Management
  • Primary Survey & Secondary Survey
  • Bleeding and Minor Wounds
  • Fractures
  • Sprains & Strains
  • Unconsciousness
  • Concussion & Head Injuries
  • Asthma
  • Shock
  • Heart Attack
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • CPR
  • Stroke
  • Foreign Body Airway Obstruction
  • Recovery Position
  • Handover & Documentation
  • First Aid kit

Method of Delivery:

  • Classroom Presentation & Discussion, DVD & Practical Demonstration


  • 6 hours tuition

Maximum Participants:

  • 12 participants


  • Successful candidates will receive a certificate from Donegal Safety Services Ltd which will be valid for 2 years

If you would like further information on this course or any of the other courses we offer please fill in our contact form today.