Online training course - First Aid Respiratory Problems

This 'First Aid' safety training course covers respiratory problems and explains how to diagnose and treat casualties with different causes of unconsciousness. The course aims to teach practical first aid techniques required to deal with common injuries and conditions. The intention is not to make students into qualified first aiders, but simply to highlight the skills required to be of help if an incident occurs. Because accidents do not always occur when qualified help is at hand, it is useful for all employers and employees who may need to apply emergency first aid. This training course is part of a portfolio of six titles designed for all persons, irrespective of their job and covers the causes of respiratory problems, different kinds of severity as well as how to diagnose and treat each kind of problem.

Course modules :

  • The respiratory system
  • Choking
  • Suffocation
  • Drowning
  • Hanging, Strangulation or Throttling
  • Self Test - 10 questions covering each of the previous modules. A certificate is offered if the test is passed.


The First Aid Respiratory Problems training course is for:

Employers, managers, employees and all persons who may have to administer first aid.

First Aid Respiratory Problems Training Course timing:

The 'First Aid Respiratory Problems' course takes approximately 40 minutes to complete. You are purchasing one copy of this course, with one attempt at the test at the end.

Sample pages :

Click on the pictures to see the sample page from the course.

Tracking of your progess takes place on every page of the course, so if there is a failure for any reason you can log in again and carry on with the course until it is finished. The course contains a test with questions to test your understanding of the course. If you pass the test you can get and print a certificate of competency.

How to buy and do the course

Each course costs 14.95+vat (17.94) which you order and pay for online. Payment is via paypal, which allows you to use a debit or credit card. We are not given any of the payment or personal details.

When you purchase a course - you are buying one copy of the course which contains tutorial material and a test. The test has a passmark of 75%, and you get one go at the test. If you fail it, you must buy another copy and have another go.

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