First Aid Training

What is First Aid?

First aid is the provision of initial care for an illness or injury. It is usually performed by a non-expert person to a sick or injured person until definitive medical treatment can be accessed. Certain self-limiting illnesses or minor injuries may not require further medical care past the first aid intervention. It generally consists of a series of simple and in some cases, potentially life-saving techniques that an individual can be trained to perform with minimal equipment. We have our own qualified First Aid Instructors who teach through Emergency First Response.

What is Emergency First Response?

Emergency First Response (EFR) courses encompass adult, child and infant CPR and first aid skills, and incorporate Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) training and emergency oxygen use. Emergency First Response courses are flexible in design to accommodate scheduling and training needs. They can be taught together or alone in any combination.

The Emergency First Response courses build lay rescuer confidence to provide care when faced with a medical emergency. Students learn and practice the same patient care techniques and principles used by medical professionals, but at a lay person level.

Where are our EFR courses being run?

Our Emergency First Response courses may be run at any location with adequate facilities with which to instruct the course. We currently use a variety of locations mainly located in the Kota Kinabalu area. 

What subjects are covered in our EFR courses?

Emergency First Response Primary Care (CPR) teaches participants how to respond to life-threatening emergencies. The course focuses on primary care through a combination of knowledge development, skill development and realistic scenario practice to make sure participants have the confidence in their ability to provide care when emergency situations arise. 

Primary Care (CPR) skills taught in this course:

    Scene Safety Assessment Universal Precautions 

    Communicable Disease Protection, including barrier use Primary Assessment 

    Rescue Breathing 

    Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Conscious and Unconscious 

    Obstructed Airway Management 

    Serious Bleeding Management

    Shock Management 

    Spinal Injury Management

    Recommended Skills

    Automated External Defibrillator (AED) training

    Emergency Oxygen Use Orientation.

Emergency First Response Secondary Care (first aid) covers injuries or illnesses that are not immediately life threatening. Participants focus on secondary assessment and first aid through knowledge development, skill development and realistic scenario practice. 

Secondary Skills taught in this course:

    Injury Assessment

    Illness Assessment


    Splinting for Dislocations and Fractures

Includes Reference Section on the following topics:

Allergic Reactions, Bruises, Burns, Chemical Burns, CPR (adult, child, infant) Choking (adult and infant), Cone Shell Stings, Coral, Jellyfish and Hydroid Stings, Cuts, Dental Injuries, Diabetic Problems, Dislocations and Fractures, Electrical Injuries, Eye Injuries, First Aid Kit Assembly, Fish Spine Injury, Frostbite, Heat Exhaustion, Heatstroke, Heart Attack, Hypothermia, Illness Assessment, Injury Assessment, Insect Stings, Octopus Bites, Poisoning, Rescue Breathing (adult, child, infant) Scrapes, Seizures, Snake Bites, Spider Bites, Sprains and Strains, Stroke, Temperature Related Injuries, Venomous Bites and Stings, and Illness Assessment Record Sheet.

How long does training last?

Our courses are usually run as a one day program, incorporating at least 8 hours participation time.

How long does certification last?

Certification is given for a period of two years from the date of course participation. However we strongly recommend refreshing your skills every 6 months. 

How much does it cost?

Our course price per person is MYR 395.00 including manuals, certification and all training materials. 

To find out more information about our EFR Courses please contact us