First Aid Course (Nothelferkurs)
12.12.2020 - 13.12.2020
Industriestr. 15b, EKZ Metalli
Increase your ability to provide prompt help in case of a medical emergency. This course teaches participants how to assess an emergency effectively and how to prevent those involved from suffering further damage. You can practice life-saving immediate actions and after completion of the course, you will be given the official emergency- response card. The Federal Roads Office (FEDRO) recognizes this course, which is mandatory for the subscription to the theoretical part of the Swiss driver's license exam.
- Please note, in order to receive the certificate, you must attend all lessons.
- Please note that this translation is provided for information purposes only and the course is taught in German
Through theoretical content and mostly practical exercises, you learn how to respond to an emergency situation. The course covers the following topics:
- Identifying respiratory and circulatory arrest
- Providing ventilations and cardiac massage
- Caring for external bleeding, how to stem blood flow
- Treatment of minor wounds
- Positioning of non-responsive patients
- Emergency aid measures for specific accidents
- First aiders in action
The course is taught in German. Therefore, the participants of the course must be able to communicate, follow easy instructions and read/understand emergency scenarios in German.
- Individuals who want to obtain the driver's license
- Individuals who want to refresh their knowledge
You know how to assess emergency situations, initiate life-saving actions and how to prevent those involved from suffering further damage. You are also aware of your responsibilities, capabilities and limitations.
This course focuses on practicing hands-on skills.
After completion of the course, you will obtain the official emergency- response card (Nothelferausweis) directly from the Swiss association of medical personnel and instructors (officially: Schweizerisches Sanitätskorps SSK). In order to receive the card, you must attend all the lessons.