Occupational First Aid Course - OFAC

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    Occupational First Aid Course - OFAC S$ 280.00 Total: 23.5 hrs, including Assessment 18

    Schedule :

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    Legal Requirement:

    Workplace Safety and Health (First Aid) Regulations (Cap. 354A, Rg 4) Reg. 5 stipulates that “every person appointed as a first-aider shall (a) have successfully completed a training course acceptable to the Commissioner; and (b) undergo such subsequent re-training in first-aid treatment as the Commissioner may require”.

    For Whom:

    Any individuals with interest in first aid or has been assigned a WSH-related role in the company. Must be physically fit and able to render help to another individual during an emergency

    Assumed Skills, Knowledge & Entry Requirement:

    ESS Workplace literacy and numeracy Level 5 and above.

    Course Overview:

    By the end of the course, the participants will have the relevant knowledge and application skills in demonstrating first aid/CPR skills to apply them in their workplace.

    Course Content

    • Explain the duties and responsibilities of First Aider
    • List the legal requirements under Workplace Safety and Health (First Aid) Regulations 2006 Reg. 5 (2) for the workplace
    • Check and pack contents of First Aid Box
    • Apply first aid to accident victims in the workplace
    • Manage a medical emergency at the workplace
    • Manage victims of hazardous chemicals exposure
    • Identify common workplace accidents requiring first aid treatment
    Course Attendance:

    75% attendance for entire course, CPR + AED must achieve 100% attendance.

    Course Duration:

    23.5 hours including 2.40 hours of assessment

    Class Size:

    Maximum 18

    Facilitator/Learner Ratio:

    Lecture: 1:18 & Practice on Manikin: 1:6

    Assessment Advice:

    Written exam duration: 40 mins (Minimum of 40 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) - 20 : OFA - 10 : CPR - 10 : AED)

    Practical Exam Duration: 20 mins per participant ((Bandaging, CPR+AED & case scenarios)

    Passing rate for OFA MCQs = 70% Passing rate for CPR + AED MCQs = 80% * If fail in CPR – AED considered as fail in whole examination and need to retake whole course. If fail theory examination or bandaging practical, need only to retake theory exam or bandaging practical

    Certification :

    Based on the successful completion of the course and assessment, a certificate of achievement endorsed by Ever Safe Cousultants Pte. Ltd. will be issued to all participants.



    Course Venue:

    • 3 Soon Lee Street, #04-16&17, Pioneer Junction S627606
    • 2 Joo Koon Road, Singapore 628966
    • 1 Soon Lee Street, #03-64/05-55/05-40,41, Pioneer Centre, Singapore-627605
    • No.119 A & B Serangoon Road, Singapore-218024
    • No.8, Veerasamy Road, Singapore-207316