First Aid

First Aid (Part 3): Understanding First Aid within the General Environment

Contributes 1 hour and 15 minutes to your CPD


(or included in your £37.99 yearly subscription)

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Course Details:

This is part 3 of 3 courses.

This course takes an in-depth look at the various medical emergencies, highlighting the appropriate first aid action to be taken within a general environment.

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

If you achieve 80% or more you pass the course, and will receive a printable certificate to place in your CPD folder. If you do not pass, you will have the opportunity to review the content and take the assessment again when you feel confident.


The aim of this course is to provide dental professionals with the appropriate first aid guidance when dealing with various medical emergencies in a general environment.


Learners will be able to:

  • Highlight various medical emergencies
  • Understand what may cause each medical emergency
  • Recognise the signs and symptoms
  • Understand the first aid actions to be taken to treat a medical emergency

Learning Outcomes:

The learner understands:

  • Various medical emergency scenarios which could potentially occur in a dental environment
  • What may cause a medical emergency
  • Signs and symptoms
  • First aid actions to be taken to treat a medical emergency