First Aid Level 2


Course description

The course will enable learners to provide primary emergency care (first aid) in response to an occupational risk induced or any health emergency in their specific workplaces.

Formative assessment

  • Various activities will be completed during class.

Summative assessment

  • Written test

  • Practical exercise

Course outline

Upon completion of the course, the successful learner will be able to:

  • demonstrate the principles of primary emergency care

  • assess and control a single injury emergency scene in the workplace

  • demonstrate primary emergency life support for adults, children and infants

  • explain and manage shock

  • carry out secondary assessment of the sick or injured person and provide appropriate primary emergency care at the scene

  • keep records of the incident/accident.


Course information

Unit Standard Title: Perform basic life support and first aid procedures.
Classroom Price: R950 (incl. VAT)

Classroom Duration: 1 days
Credits: 5

SAQA ID: 119567

Professional Body: Saiosh

CPD Points: 5

NQF Level: 1

Prerequisites: Valid First Aid Level 1 certificate to qualify to attend the course.
Target Groups:
All companies that want to ensure their employees are equipped to deal with any emergency situation that requires first aid, and to ensure legal compliance. This is also for any members of the public who are keen to acquire first aid skills.