Medical Emergencies

Medical Emergency: Fainting

Contributes 1 hour to your CPD

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Course Details:

The aim of this course is to understand the signs and symptoms of a faint, how to prevent a faint and manage the treatment of a faint. 

You will be provided with a short presentation, followed by an assessment. 

If you achieve 80% or more, you will pass the course, and will receive a printable certificate to place in your training records.

If you do not pass, you will have the opportunity to review the content and retake the assessment when you feel confident. 

Aims:

 The aim of this course is to understand the signs and symptoms of a faint, how to prevent a faint and manage the treatment of a faint.  

Objectives:

Learners will be able to:

  • Recognise the sign and symptoms of a faint
  • Understand ways to prevent a faint
  • Respond immediately to a person suffering from a faint

Learning Outcomes:

The learner understands:

  • Signs and symptoms of a faint
  • Explain ways to prevent a faint
  • How to respond immediately to a person suffering from a faint