WCT Award in Emergency First Aid and Basic life support within the Dental Practice

Course title:

WCT Award in Emergency First Aid and Basic life support within the Dental Practice

The WCT Award in Emergency First Aid and Basic life support within the Dental Practice provides learners with the knowledge, skills and understanding to enable them to use an automated external defibrillator and perform CPR in the restricted areas of a dental practice. This may be in addition to their role as a workplace first aider

Upcoming Courses


Qualification Title:
WCT Award in Emergency First Aid and Basic life support within the Dental Practice


Qualification Accreditation 
WCT Award


LEVEL
N/A


Credit Value
N/A


CPD
Verifiable in accordance with the GDC guidelines


Age
16 or over


Valid for;
1 year


Pre Requisties
It is recommended that learners have a minimum of Level 1 literacy or equivalent. This qualification is for those over 16 years of age. All learners must be able to perform practical elements such as CPR on the ground.  There are no other pre-requisites for this qualification.


Course Content Summary
  • Be able to manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally
  • Assess the scene for danger
  • Assess a casualty’s level of consciousness
  • Demonstrate how to open a casualty’s airway and check for breathing
  • Demonstrate how to place an unresponsive casualty in the recovery position Be able to manage an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally
  • Recognise the need to commence Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  • Perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation on a manikin Know how to safely use an automated external defibrillator
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Cardiac emergency
  • Diabetes
  • Choking
  • When to and when not to administer drugs during an emergency
  • Identify the information required when handing over the casualty


Course Prices
From; £29 Per Person
Group rates and bespoke courses class size max 12 per trainer, please contact us for more information.


Upcoming Courses

To book a bespoke course for your group please contact us