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Standard First Aid Refresher and

Automated External Defibrillation Certificate Course (FRA)

 

Course Objective:

The course aims at refreshing the knowledge and skills of first aid for those who have been trained as qualified first aiders. It also equips participants with Automated External Defibrillation (AED) basic theory and operation of the AED machine. Apart from theory, the course offers adequate practices.

 

Course Contents:

  • Anatomy and physiology of heart
  • Revision of CPR
  • Revision of bleeding management and bandaging technique
  • Revision of fracture management and bandaging technique
  • Rhythms in cardiac arrest
  • Theory for Automated External Defibrillation
  • Automated External Defibrillator
  • Operational procedures of Automated External Defibrillator
  • Safety and maintenance of Automated External Defibrillator


Course Duration: 12 hours (9 hours for Standard First Aid Refresher & 3 hours for AED), Extra 3 hours for examination.

 

Class Size: 16 to 30 candidates per class

 

Entry Requirement: Holder of either one of the below certificates:

(Accept application with copy of certificate which expired within 6 months on course commencement date)

  • Hong Kong Red Cross Standard First Aid Certificate
  • Hong Kong Auxiliary Medical Services First Aid Certificate, Disaster Medical Assistant Certificate
  • Hong Kong St. John Ambulance Association Adult First Aid Certificate
  • Hong Kong Civil Aid Service First Aid Certificate
  • Hong Kong Maritime Services Training Institute Elementary First Aid and Proficiency in Medical First Aid (Combined) Certificate
  • Hong Kong Occupational Safety and Health Council Certificate of Competence in First Aid
  • Hong Kong Fire Services Department Ambulance Officer Initial Training Course Certificate, Ambulance Officer Foundation Training Course Certificate, Ambulanceman / Ambulancewoman Initial Training Course Certificate, Ambulanceman / Ambulancewoman Foundation Training Course Certificate, Basic Ambulance Aid Certificate, Advanced Ambulance Aid Training at First Responder Level for Firefighters Certificate

 

Instructor: First Aid Lecturer and Automated External Defibrillation Instructor of Hong Kong Red Cross

 

Medium of Instruction: English, Cantonese or Putonghua

 

Course Fee: Included 3 practical use face shields, AED course manual with DVD, examination fee and certificate cost

 

Individual Application

Group Application

Cantonese or Putonghua

$500 per head

$500 per head

(Minimum 16 persons)

English

$600 per head

$600 per head

(Minimum 16 persons)

 

Training Material (Not included in the course fee) :

  1. First Aid Manual

Student price $88

  1. 《Fundamental First Aid Techniques》DVD

Student price $60

  1. Bandage Pack (1 dressing gauze, one 5 cm and one 7.5 cm roller bandage and three triangular bandages, and one pair of disposable gloves)

Student price $50

  1. First Aid Manual,《Fundamental First Aid Techniques》, DVD and Bandage Pack (1 dressing gauze, one 5 cm and one 7.5 cm roller bandage and three triangular bandages, and one pair of disposable gloves)

Student price $180

 

 

Examination Contents

1. Standard First Aid

a. Written examination

-  30 Multiple Choice Questions

   (complete within 20 minutes)

b. Practical examination

-  Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

-  Bleeding Management (complete within 6 minutes)

-  Fracture Management (complete within 6 minutes)

  1. 2. Automated External Defibrillation
a. Written examination

-  25 Multiple Choice Questions

   (complete within 25 minutes)

b. Practical examination -  Automated External Defibrillation (AED)

 

Re-examination:

  1. 1. Standard First Aid Examination
  1. a. Candidates with 1 or 2 parts failed in the examination can apply for re-examination once. A fee of $150 (1 part) and $250 (2 parts) will be charged. All re-examination should be taken within 6 months.
  2. b. Candidates with 3 or all parts failed are required to retake the whole first aid course. (Full fee will be charged)

 

  1. 2. Automated External Defibrillation
  1. a. Candidate is allowed to re-examination once for written examination within 6 months with an extra charge of $150.
  2. b. Candidates who failed the practical examination can re-take their examination once on-site for free.

 

Certificate:

Candidates should fulfill the following criteria in order to get the certificates which are recognized by the HKSAR Government with 3-year validity respectively:

1. Standard First Aid Certificate

  • Attendance requirement:

- Revision of bleeding management and fracture management are not counted in attendance

- 100% attendance of CPR session

* We recommend those who attained their qualification from other organizations to attend all sessions

  • Pass in both written and practical examinations

2. Automated External Defibrillation Certificate

  • Attendance requirement:

- 100% attendance of CPR and AED sessions

  • Pass in both written and practical examinations

 

Certificate Renewal:

Before the expiry date of the Standard First Aid Certificate or within 6 months after the expiry date, participants who apply this course and pass in all the examinations can renew the Automated External Defibrillation Certificate and Standard First Aid Certificate with 3 years validity.

 

Training Venue:

We could provide training at client’s premises; clients can also rent our premises for training by paying extra charge. Please contact our staff for details.

 

Remark:

Hong Kong Red Cross reserves all rights to make alternation on the above terms and acceptance of student enrollment.