Travel First Aid (TFA)
1 Days - 8 Hours
This one day course has been developed for anyone traveling
overseas to remote program sites. It is perfect for teachers who are traveling
with students overseas as it will give you the confidence to assist if there is
a first aid situation.
This is not your basic urban First Aid course! You will learn how
to deal with situations in a remote area.
If you are traveling overseas for either work or pleasure, this one day course will give you the confidence to respond to first aid situations that may arise.
The topics covered are common scenarios that you may encounter on your international travels. If you are in a remote area you will need the skills to make informed decisions while waiting for help to arrive.
Topics covered include:
Accident Management Plan
Risk reduction and hazard identification
Tropical and infectious diseases
Abdominal Illness and Injuries
Improvised splinting and stretchers
Travel medical kits
You will also have time to practice your skills with a scenario or two!