First Aid for the Security Services

This course is aimed at the security services and organisations offering close protection training. This is a bespoke course which can be tailored to our delegates needs.

This course is a one day program equipping you the candidate with the skills to deal with major and minor emergencies. It will give you the confidence to prioritise casualties and administer the relevant treatment for gunshot and blast injuries as well as associated trauma with those types of injury.

Course Content

Dealing with emergency situations
Casualty communication
Contacting emergency rescue services
Gunshot and ballistic injuries/ blast injuries
The initial assessment
Assessing for danger
Response checks
Calling for help
The management of the airway
Checking for breathing

Secondary assessment, dealing with an unconscious casualty

  • Body checks
  • Recovery position
  • Cardiac conditions due to trauma
  • Cardio pulmonary resuscitation including the use of suction aids
  • The self help drill
  • Choking protocols

Transportation of casualties

  • Log roll and blanket lifts
  • Improvised stretchers
  • Methods of carriage

Practical Scenario Training

You will work leading a group. This allows you to enhance your leadership qualities and group management; you will learn how to prioritise which casualty needs what treatment and how to protect the remainder of your group, an excellent training medium.

Assessment

Candidates are assessed on their practical skills throughout the course with the completion of a multiple choice question paper at the end of the day.

Course dates for 2018 now available: First Aid at Work Level 3 (RQF), Emergency First Aid at Work Level 3 (RQF) & Fire Marshal / Warden dates from Jan-Apr have been released. Early booking is essential to secure your place.

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