Short Courses

First Aid for Live Events

This course will ensure that the student has a full understanding of the basic principles to be carried out in the event of an accident or first aid emergency. It also includes additional content tailored for those dealing with accidents and emergencies during an event or production; performance based injury, electric shock and dealing with the effects of drug taking.

Duration
1 Day
Exam
yes
Cost
£120+ VAT
Venue
Backstage Classroom
  • Topics covered

    • Resuscitation
    • Anatomy
    • Minor Injuries
    • Burns
    • Bleeding Control
    • Choking
    • Epilepsy
    • Clinical Shock

    Plus industry specific topics:

    • Substance Abuse
    • Sprains and Strains
    • Electric Shock

    N.B. All delegates to wear trousers for this practical session.

  • Who should attend

    Anyone looking to gain a basic competency in dealing with accidents and emergencies.

    Businesses who employ less than 50 people where an Appointed Person is required to take charge in the event of an accident or emergency.

    Anyone working within the live event production industry who may be faced with an accident or emergency during an event or production.

  • Prerequisites

    There are no prerequisites for this course.

  • Included within the course

    Lunch and refreshments