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Certificate
ITC certificate - valid for 2 years
Duration
4.0 Days
Who is it for
First aid personnel working in a remote or offshore location needing to upskill to an advanced first aider
Fitness
No specific fitness requirements
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ITC Advanced First Aid and Incident Management

ITC Advanced First Aid and Incident Management

ITC Advanced First Aid and Incident Management is a comprehensive first aid training programme for those working in remote or offshore environments.

Delegates will learn key lifesaving skills in response to common emergencies and minor medical complaints.

The course includes advanced airway management using various airway adjuncts, the use of bag, valve and mask equipment, and oxygen resuscitation scenarios.

Delegates are given ample opportunity to practice the proper application of a wide range of skills. This is underpinned with an emphasis on scenario-based training such as a turbine tower, at height and in areas of restricted movement.


Course Objectives

Delegates completing an ITC Advanced First Aid and Incident Management training course will be able to;

  • Effectively administer advanced first aid techniques
  • Support a physical or virtual paramedic or doctor
  • Manage an incident which needs an advanced first aider in the absence or delay of urgent medical care

Course Content

An ITC Advanced First Aid and Incident Management training course includes;

  1. Teleconference management and Interaction
  2. Incident management
  3. Triage
  4. Casualty assessment and monitoring
  5. Dealing with collapse
  6. Airway management
  7. Selections and use of airway devices
  8. CPR
  9. CPR using bag, valve and mask
  10. Oxygen and Entonox administration
  11. Significant blood loss and the use of tourniquets
  12. Shock
  13. Muscular/skeletal injury
  14. Burns
  15. Abdominal trauma
  16. Pelvic trauma
  17. Limb fractures – use of traction splints
  18. Head injury
  19. Spinal injury and immobilisation using cervical collars
  20. Eye injury
  21. Suffering from the effects of temperature extremes
  22. Crush injury
  23. Suspension Intolerance
  24. Stroke
  25. Heart Attack
  26. Anaphylaxis and simulation of epipen administration
  27. Angina
  28. Skills and scenario sessions utilising the content
  29. Rescue and escort responsibilities
  30. Rescue from height scenarios using industry recognised

Prerequisites

In order to complete an ITC Advanced First Aid and Incident Management training course, delegates must hold:

  • Valid in-date GWO First Aid and GWO Working at Height certificates