Juba South Sudan
Anyone who requires First Aid training

A comprehensive 2 day course to take delegates from basic first aid through to management of life threatening injuries. The training would be useful for anyone operating in a remote areas where accessing health support will be significantly delayed or those delegated to take a lead in responding in the event of injury or illness.

​Through practical problem solving exercises and role-play, delegates will gain confidence and practice whilst using their own common sense and imagination to consolidate the theoretical knowledge instilled by our experienced trainers.

Learning Outcomes

• Prepared with the skills and knowledge necessary to cope and save life in the event an accident, attack, illness or injury in a remote hostile environment.

• Aware and have in place protocols in order to triage, treat and stabilize multiple casualties.

• To be confident, prepared and ready to manage emergency casualty evacuation.

This course will cover the following topics:

Day One

  • Assessment of an accident and priorities of care
  • Casualty Evacuation planning and resources available.
  • Primary and Secondary Survey
  • Care of unconscious breathing casualty – recovery position
  • Care of unconscious non-breathing casualty – CPR
  • Bleeding control & dressings
  • Application of CAT/SWAT tourniquet and pressure dressings
  • Spinal injuries - immobilization and management
  • Choking
  • Drowning

Day Two

  • ​Gunshot wounds
  • Sucking chest wounds
  • Blast and Crushing Injuries
  • Broken bones – slings, splinting.
  • Head injuries – Concussion and Compression
  • 1st, 2nd and 3rd degree burns
  • Management of medical shock
  • Heat stroke, diarrhoea and other travel health problems
  • Management of mass casualties