5 days (35 Guided Learning Hours)
First Person on Scene (FPOS) training courses are now accepted by emergency services as a base clinical qualification. The course is suitable for beginners who wish to develop and learn emergency response skills and those who wish to enhance their current skills.
Assisting the Paramedic | Basic life support | Circulation and how to deal with patients who are in shock | Correct airway management | How to aid the patient
with respiration and ventilation| How to carry out defibrillation | How to handle patients correctly & safely | How to remove a helmet from a patient safely |
Patient assessment when first on the scene | What to do in the pre- hospital environment | What to do when faced with medical emergencies | What to do
when faced with trauma related emergencies |
For more information on the couse please visit the Edexcel/Pearsons website.