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Standard First Aid (SFA) + AED Course

SGD $168.00
(Inclusive GST)

Standard First Aid (SFA) + AED course is accredited by SRFAC in accordance to its guidelines and methodology stipulated. This course aims to provide participants with knowledge & techniques to recognise and mitigate injuries and medical emergencies like severe breathing difficulties and bleedings. Participants will also learn skills and techniques to assist adults suffering from heart attack or cardiac arrest.

A valid Standard First Aid Course Certification is a requirement for all Coaches to attain or renew their coaching license under the National Registry of Coaches (NROC) of Sports Singapore.

CPR + AED Module is included in this course.

View Available Dates :

Eligible for Claim Period
02 Jun 2020 – 31 Dec 2021

Training Duration
2 Days (16 hours)

Training Grant Available
TGS-2020503710

Mode of Training
Classroom

Course Language
English

You should attend if you are:

  • Sports coaches, instructors and trainers 
  • MOE school teachers 
  • Individual who is interested to become a Standard First Aid Instructor 

The Standard First Aid certification is a requirement for all Singapore Sports Coaches/Instructors/Trainers to attain under the Sports Singapore (Sports SG). 

The goal of this course is to provide relevant knowledge and skills in rendering first aid treatment during an emergency or injury during the course of coaching. 

The course syllabus has been updated as of 1st June 2020. Learners will now attain 2 different first aid certifications upon completion of this course.

This course provides the relevant knowledge and skills needed to apply first aid to adult casualty during any medical emergency that might arise and to use the Automated Defibrillator (AED) safely.  

  • Recognise a medical emergency situation.
  • Activate the appropriate emergency response system and follow the Emergency Action Principles. 
  • Recognise the signs and symptoms of identified emergencies, illnesses and injuries.
  • Perform the necessary and correct first aid treatment to a casualty based on the emergency, illness and injury 
  • Perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) with use of Automated External Defibrillator (AED) for adult victims.

Standard First Aid Course Content

  • Essentials of First Aid – Theory: 75 mins
  • Unconscious Casualty (Non-Cardiac Arrest) – Theory: 60 mins, Practical 30 mins
  • Respiratory Problems – Theory: 60 mins, Practical 90 mins
  • Shock, Bleeding and Wounds – Theory: 60 mins, Practical 60 mins
  • Musculoskeletal Injuries – Theory: 30 mins, Practical 90 mins
  • Burn Injuries – Theory: 30 min
  • Other First Aid Knowledge – Theory: 30 mins, Practical 30 mins
  • CPR (Hands Only) + AED – Theory: 60 mins, Practical 90 mins

Total:

Theory – 6 hours, Practical – 6 hours

  • Physically healthy and able to complete course objectives
  • Able to speak, read and understand English effectively as our courses are conducted in English.

Training Location

Rehau Building 1
King George’s Avenue
#04-00 S(208557)

Eligible for Claim Period
02 Jun 2020 – 31 Dec 2021

Training Duration
1 Day (10 hours)

Training Grant Available
TGS-2020503710

Mode of Training
Online
+
Classroom

Course Language
English

You should attend if you are:

  • Sports coaches, instructors and trainers 
  • MOE school teachers 
  • Individual who is interested to become a Standard First Aid Instructor 

The Standard First Aid certification is a requirement for all Singapore Sports Coaches/Instructors/Trainers to attain under the Sports Singapore (Sports SG). 

The goal of this course is to provide relevant knowledge and skills in rendering first aid treatment during an emergency or injury during the course of coaching. 

The course syllabus has been updated as of 1st June 2020. Learners will now attain 2 different first aid certifications upon completion of this course.

Standard First Aid + AED Blended course provides the relevant knowledge and skills needed to apply first aid to adult casualty during any medical emergency that might arise and to use the Automated Defibrillator (AED) safely.  

  • Recognise a medical emergency situation.
  • Activate the appropriate emergency response system and follow the Emergency Action Principles. 
  • Recognise the signs and symptoms of identified emergencies, illnesses and injuries.
  • Perform the necessary and correct first aid treatment to a casualty based on the emergency, illness and injury 
  • Perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) with use of Automated External Defibrillator (AED) for adult victims.

Blended Standard First Aid Course Content

  • Essentials of First Aid – Theory: 75 mins
  • Unconscious Casualty (Non-Cardiac Arrest) – Theory: 60 mins, Practical 30 mins
  • Respiratory Problems – Theory: 60 mins, Practical 60 mins
  • Shock, Bleeding and Wounds – Theory: 60 mins, Practical 60 mins
  • Musculoskeletal Injuries – Theory: 30 mins, Practical 90 mins
  • Burn Injuries – Theory: 30 min
  • Other First Aid Knowledge – Theory: 30 mins, Practical 30 mins
  • CPR (Hands Only) + AED – Theory: 60 mins, Practical 90 mins
  • Physically healthy and able to complete course objectives
  • Able to speak, read and understand English effectively as our courses are conducted in English.

Training Location

Rehau Building 1
King George’s Avenue
#04-00 S(208557)

Course Assessments

Each learner will be assessed based on their competencies in 2 key components: theory and practice.

Theory Assessments

(2 attempts allowed) - 30 minutes

This assessment comes with 30 multiple choice questions. The questions are broken down into:

  • Standard First Aid – 20 questions 
  • CPR (Hands Only) + AED – 10 questions

Practical Assessments

(3 attempts allowed) - 3.5 hours

For practical assessment, learners will undergo scenario-based tests. This is to ensure that they are able to carry out the necessary first-aid steps across multiple medical emergency scenarios.

In order to pass the practical assessment, 100% score is required.

Attendance

100% course attendance is required to be eligible for assessment.

Certifications

Upon successfully completing the standard first-aid course, learners will be awarded with these 2 first aid certificates to recognise their competencies.

This course is accredited by the Singapore Resuscitation and First Aid Council (SRFAC) and Sports SG. The certification is valid for 2 years. Results will be released on the day of training or after 2 working days after the course ends. A pass (credit card size) of achievement will be issued to all participants after the release of the results.

Accreditations

Singapore Resuscitation and First Aid Council
National Registry of Coaches

FAQs

The re-assessment fee of $40 applies for trainees who fail their 2nd attempt of the theory assessment.

Learners who fail in the practical assessment will have to retake both the theory and practical assessments.

Sport Singapore requires all NROC-registered coaches to have a valid Standard First Aid certificate.

The goal of this course is to provide relevant knowledge and skills in rendering first aid treatment during an emergency or injury during the course of coaching.

The course syllabus has been updated as of 1st June 2020. Learners will now attain 2 different first aid certifications upon completion of this course.

According to SRFAC, the class size will be capped at 16 learners per class. Whereas for practical sessions involving CPR and AED topics, the Instructor-to-Manikin-to-Learner ratio is 1:1:4.

Upon completion of the standard first aid course, you should receive 2 certifications – SFA & CPR(HO)+AED – each valid for two years. To renew your certification, you will need to attend a refresher course 3 months before or after expiry of certificate. If your certification has lapsed more than 3 months from expiry, you will need to restart the certification process.

In general, each learner can complete the course in 16 hours. For Standard First Aid Blended Course, the theory content will be delivered via e-learning, therefore, there will be a slight variation in terms of the number of hours it takes to complete.

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