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Is First Aid Training important for Kids ?
First aid, is a simple medical treatment that is given to somebody before a doctor comes or before the person can be taken to a hospital. Training, is the process of learning the skills that you need to do a job.
First Aid training is the process to deliver the simple knowledge to help, to treat, to care for the victim or patient that needed our assistance. Learning first aid is an invaluable life-skill. It helps children become more risk aware and equips them with skills to keep themselves safe and help themselves or others involved in a medical emergency. It could save their life.
First Aid training is one of the most important life savings technique not only needed by the adult but also by the kids nowadays as well. In Malaysia, the awareness for First Aid training is still not as high as other countries, but it shows positive improvement from time to time. But, First Aid training for kids is also needed in Malaysia, because we need to ensure the kids have the knowledge since young and equip themselves with knowledge to help those in need.
What will be the First Aid Topics Covered?
- Calling emergency help
- Recovery Position
- Blood Loss
- Poisons and Stings
What is covered in the module is important for lifetime lessons and also useful during emergency. The aim of the training is to ensure the kids able to react properly and calmly when facing this kind of situations instead of panicking and unable to help.
Common Cases occur among children
- Stopping a wound from bleeding
- Holding nostrils to stop a nosebleed
- Running a burnt body part under water
- Putting ice over swellings
- Identify emergency and why people call ‘help’
By combining hands on and theoretical explanation in the training, it will surely be easy for the kids to adapt with the learning session. Do not wait, join our training!