The STA’s International First Aid course trains learners in CPR techniques, first aid and dealing with first aid emergencies.
On successful completion of the course, learners will be issued with a STA International First Aid Certificate.
On successful completion of the course, learners will:
- Be able to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation for an adult sudden collapse casualty
- Be able to perform first aid for an unconscious casualty including the recovery position and aftercare
- Be able to administer first aid for a range of injuries including choking, bleeding, burns, muscle and bone injuries
- Be able to administer first aid for a range of conditions including heart attack, stroke, shock, diabetes and seizures
- Be able to respond to and manage an emergency situation
- Understand the role and responsibilities of a first aider.
- Be 16 years old at the time of the assessment
- Be able to kneel on the floor to demonstrate CPR.
- Learners will be assessed on their theoretical knowledge, CPR skills and first aid skills
- Learners are required to correctly answer 10 verbal questions. For the practical assessment learners are required to complete a CPR assessment and first aid skills assessment without prompting or guidance from the tutor.