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FRC First Aid Course EA 1®

The FRC First Aid Course EA 1® is our most popular and comprehensive basic first aid course. The course provides you with knowledge and skills that allow you to help in emergencies and with the most typical illnesses and accidents.

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FRC First Aid Course EA 1®

Hone your first aid skills on a recognised basic course

The FRC First Aid Course EA 1® comprises a variety of first aid topics and inspires you to learn some of life’s most important skills through theory and a wide range of practical exercises.

The first day of this two-day course includes a comprehensive range of topics and exercises related to emergency first aid, while the second day covers everyday accidents and other first aid situations, such as first aid for burns and poisonings.

The FRC First Aid Course EA 1® is suitable for anyone wanting to learn first aid skills that they can use at home, in their free time and leisure activities or at work. You can take part in the course without prior first aid training.

FRC First Aid Course EA 1® is a registered trademark. Upon completion of the first aid course, you will receive a first aid certificate from the Finnish Red Cross, which is valid for three years.

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16 x 45 min, two-day course

Maximum number of participants

Classroom education 15 people, webinar training 20 people

Course formats

Classroom education, webinar, combination course

Course price

from EUR 180 + VAT 24%

Our staff will help you find the right first aid course for your needs.

First Aid Course EA 1® is especially suitable for you if

  • you want to learn first aid skills and have no prior training in giving first aid
  • you want to learn about first aid through theory and practical exercises in a varied and flexible manner
  • you want to ensure first aid skills in an obvious accident risk environment, for instance in industry, construction, logistics, when working with children or in various leisure activity groups.

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Content of the FRC First Aid Course EA 1®

  • Action at an emergencyIdentification and first aid of an unconscious person
  • CPR and how to use an AED (shock advisory defibrillator)
  • First aid on a person who is choking
  • How to stop heavy bleeding on a limb
  • Shock
  • First aid in common sudden illnesses (chest pain, low blood sugar, stroke, seizures, severeallergic reaction, asthma attack)
  • First aid for typical wounds and burns
  • First aid for joint injuries and fractures
  • Other accidents (electric shock, eye injury, nose bleed, head injury)
  • First aid for substance intoxications
  • Accident prevention
  • Health promotion
  • Mental Health first aid (MHFA)
  • Other topics according to group preferences

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Workplace conditions vary, which means we can prioritise those parts of our first aid training that best meet the needs of your organisation.

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