Our Choking Prevention and Resuscitation training courses have been designed for staff who requires the practical skills and techniques to assist someone with eating to minimise choking. This online training course also covers emergency assistance, including resuscitation.
This Choking Prevention and Resuscitation course will teach learners about the signs and symptoms of choking and steps that should be taken to prevent it from happening. Learners will be taken through the different dieting options available and which foods are higher risks to patients and the skills required to assist people with their eating.
Unlike other choking prevention courses, this online Choking Prevention and Resuscitation training course will also teach your staff how to deal with a casualty who is suffering from either a partial or complete airway obstruction including Basic Life Support.
The aim of this course is to greater increase your knowledge of choking and resuscitation, as well as to understand relevant legislation.
The key points covered in this course are:
Take a look at the most common questions we get regarding our Choking Prevention and Resuscitation Awareness course! Just click to expand the answer.
Choking prevention is when you stop or prevent someone from choking on food or another item that is caught in the back of their throat. Choking resuscitation (also known as choking first aid) is what to do in a choking emergency and how to do it safely such as abdominal thrusts and back blows.
Our Choking Prevention and Resuscitation Awareness training course will teach learners how to prevent choking and how to perform basic life support if someone is choking.
The 5 ways to prevent choking is dependent on whether they are an adult or a child/toddler. For adults, follow these precautionary measures:
For adults, the steps of resuscitation are to give a continuous cycle of 5 back blows then 5 abdominal thrusts. For children/babies, give a continuous cycle of 5 back blows then 5 chest thrusts.
To know how to perform abdominal/chest thrusts properly and with the correct techniques, enrol on our Choking Prevention and Resuscitation Awareness training course.
Our online Choking Prevention and Resuscitation course can be completed anytime, anywhere, at your own pace. You’ll also receive full customer support from your dedicated account manager and support team.
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