FAR Course Skills and Knowledge Allows one to Handle Emergencies Before Medical Help Arrives
Qualtec is an institute that was established in the year 1992 and offers end user courses and instructor courses in the health and safety programs. It is very important for the organisations to maintain work place safety that would surely enhance the morale and productivity of the employees. This is the reason that most of the organisations encourage their employees to take part in the courses being offered by Qualtec that improves their awareness about work place safety standards. However, anyone can join the FAR course to become a first aid responder in times of emergency. This is a course that provides the learners with skills and knowledge to handle the affected people in life threatening and conditions and offer pre-hospital care before the emergency medical services arrive. The course covers contents like assessing the patients, CPR, handling common medical emergencies, incident procurement, taking care of unconscious patients, attending burns and electrical injuries, information management, communications etc so that they can offer best care to the patient in emergencies and before medical help arrives. This is a three days duration course and on completing the course the candidates need to undergo an assessment and qualify in CPR and five FAR skills to receive the PHECC first aid responder certificate.
Qualtec also offer many instructor courses and those who are interested in the working at heights instructor course should have good skills in oral and written English along with a QQL level 6 training certification to join the course. By doing this course one shall become proficient in the skills and knowledge to teach people about safe working at great heights and also qualify them in the personnel Harness & Lanyard systems to the GA1 standard. The course consists about legislation pertaining to the health and safety of working at heights, lifting equipment and certification process. It covers about teaching ladder safety awareness, working on MEWPS at heights, awareness on mobile access towers, scaffolding, operating fall resistance and arrest systems. The course also covers topics on risk assessment, suspension trauma and rescue plans working at great heights. This course is a one day for experienced trainers and two days for inexperienced trainers. Trainers on successful completion of the course are awarded with a certification and qualtec also offer best support to the instructors providing access to their training resources for one excel in their job as the working at heights instructor.