First aid level 1 course: This course covers all first aid essentials, and is the benchmark of first aid. It is also a company requirement for the Occupational Health and Safety act (OHSAct), FGASA, SwimSA & SCUBA diving.
This course covers – Adult and Child CPR & Choking, Emergency scene management & safety, Wounds, Bleeding, Burns, Shock, Vital signs, Unconsciousness, Fainting, Fractures, Bandaging, Splinting, Head & Spinal Injuries, Impaled objects, Head to toe, Vital signs, Electrocution, Patient history, Basic bites & stings, Poisonings.
What you receive – A South African Level 1 manual, a Department of labour accredited First Aid certificate that is Valid for 3 years, REPSSA CPD certificate: 12 CPDs, 2500 Discovery Vitality points, and a CPR mouth piece, gloves and key ring pouch. HPCSA CPD points (OT & physios): 16 CPDs
Blended vs Traditional Learning
|6-10 hours online and 3-5 hours in class||2 days in class|
|Do the course when it's convenient for you. Less time and money spent traveling, less time out of the office||Set times and location|
|Course goes at your pace leading to better retention & application of skills||Course goes at a set pace, normally based on the average person.|
|Direct contact to an instructor via Email, Telephone, Whatsapp, and at the course.||Only at course|
|If you miss something in class you need to ask the instructor to repeat it. Online you can just push replay video.||Only at course|
|From 330Mb Data - 2700Mb data depending on what video quality you use||None|
|Easier to accommodate accessibility needs. Sight, Hearing, Social, Learning, etc.||Dependant on instructor and venue|
|Access to online portal for 3 years after the course. Rewatch videos and demonstrations at your convenience. Printed manual.||Printed manual only|
|You can switch to traditional if you find blended is not suitable for you.|
Peace of mind
|Practical time and group work are the same. Testing is the same. Accreditation & certificates are the same.|
As an essential service, we are open during the national lock-down.
Please contact us for pricing.
If we come to you... (private course)
If you join a public course...
|No minimum or maximum group size. Price based on number of students. Max 15 people per instructor.||Maximum of 15 students per public course. Fixed price.|
|We can run the training wherever you are.||Various locations|
|Any day of the week, depending on availability. The days do NOT need to be consecutive.||You will need to join on our public course dates.|
|9am - 4:30pm Or 8am - 3:30pm. |
Start & end times can generally be adjusted to suit your needs
|Level 1 Traditional 9am - 4:30pm (2 days)
Level 1 Blended: 9am - 2pm (1 day)
|Contact us > Get a Quote & Sign it off > Get an Invoice & Pay > We run the course||Online booking|
|You'll receive your certificate at the end of the course. Provided you've paid, passed & sent your details before the course.||You'll receive your certificate at the end of the course. Provided you've paid, passed & sent your details before the course.|