Advanced First Aid Management Course:

On January, 17th, students of class X attended the Advanced First Aid Management course at Aga Khan University Hospital. The facilitator explained about first aid; duties of a first aider and the necessary contents of a first aid box. Students were taught how to diagnose the problem and reach for help; the kind of immediate aid to be given to a person suffering from head and spinal injury; fractures and sprains; cardiac compression. Shifting of conscious and unconscious victims/ persons and making them lie in safe recovery position. They were also taught how to recognize the problem, Airway, Breathing, and Circulation (ABC). Different types of bandaging were taught. They also learnt how to apply a splint to the part with suspected fracture.  It was a very informative work shop and our students learnt a very important life skill. In the end, the participants were awarded certificates.

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