This course is designed to upgrade the knowledge of personnel trained in basic Offshore First Aid to a level where they have the understanding and skills required to assist an offshore medic. In particular they are given the opportunity to practice and gain confidence in the use of a comprehensive range of medical equipment under the supervision of the offshore medic.

 The course offers an overview of all subjects taught on the 4-day Offshore First Aid course and also introduces any new techniques, legislation or guidelines that have arisen since the delegate originally qualified.

 

Course Content
  • The role of the advanced first aider
  • Assessing & recording vital functions using a recording chart
  • Monitoring blood pressure
  • Receiving casualties and the use of triage
  • Management of the unconscious casualty
  • The ability to transport a sick and injured patient safely and effectively by helicopter
  • Administration of Oxygen
  • Safe use of Entonox
  • The use of injections in pain control
  • Understanding intravenous infusion
  • The use of intubation in Airway Management
  • The use of Defibrillators 
Completion:

On completion of the course, the delegate will receive a certificate of attendance. This is valid for 3 years. All delegates also receive a free pack including an up-to-date first aid manual.

 

Cost:  £240.00 + vat

Course Dates:  First and third Friday of every month

 

Looking to for more information on our
1-Day Offshore Advanced Techniques Course in Aberdeen,
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