May 26, 2023

Standard First Aid Course

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The Standard First Aid Course, approved by the National Registry of Coaches (NROC) and accredited by the Singapore Resuscitation and First Aid Council (SRFAC), teaches the fundamental first aid skills necessary to handle a variety of common emergency situations that may occur at work, while on vacation, or at school. Participants will learn how to perform CPR and use AED on adult victims and how to react to a variety of emergency situations while maintaining composure, safety, and self-confidence in front of other people.
Duration:- 2 Days (16 hours)
Certification:- Accredited by Singapore Resuscitation and First Aid Council (SRFAC), valid for 2 years from date of completion. Recognized by National Registry of Coaches (NROC) for Sport Coaches who require the certification to renew their NROC registration. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive an e-certificate via email.
For Whom:- You should attend if you are:

  • Sports coaches, Gym & Yoga instructors
  • 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).
  • Volunteers and Individuals who want to be certified competent in their first aid skills and knowledge.
  • 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.
More Information
Declaration of Medical Conditions if any
Participants must perform 2 minutes of nonstop chest compressions as part of course assessment requirements, which can be physically demanding.
It is advised to refrain from participating in this course if you:

  • Have medical ailments such as back pain, knee, joint, or spinal injuries, heart problems, high blood pressure, fainting spells, other physical conditions, other medical disabilities, or if serious diseases are present or have ever been a source of discomfort; or
  • Are pregnant.

If you decide to continue with the course in spite of prevailing medical conditions, please obtain your doctor’s approval and provide us with a doctor’s letter stating your clearance to participate. Failure to be assessed and subsequently pass the practical component will cause you to fail the course. You will not be certified in CPR + AED; you will only be issued with a certificate of attendance.

Recognised by
Accredited by the Singapore Resuscitation and First Aid Council (SRFAC). Approved by the National Registry of Coaches (NROC).
Course Requirements
  • Able to speak, read and understand English proficiently
  • No medical conditions (specifically heart and/or lung) or physical disabilities/injuries that would prevent the participant from performing CPR
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.
The training syllabus and assessment guidelines meet the minimum standard set by Singapore Resuscitation and First Aid Council.
Chapter 1: Essentials of First Aid

  • Definition and Aims of First Aid
  • Roles / Limitations of a First Aider
  • Universal Precautions
  • First Aid Kit Contents and Maintenance
  • Primary Survey
  • Secondary Survey
  • Introduction to SCDF MyResponder App

Chapter 2: Unconscious Casualty [Non-Cardiac Arrest]

  • Head and Spinal Injuries
  • Heat Disorders
  • Fits
  • Fainting
  • Low Blood Sugar
  • Stroke
  • Recovery Position

Chapter 3: Respiratory Problems

  • Adult Foreign Body Airway Obstruction
  • Fumes Inhalation
  • Hyperventilation
  • Asthma Attack
  • Allergic Reaction

Chapter 4: Shock, Bleeding and Wounds

  • Shock
  • Bleeding and Wounds
  • Bruises
  • Laceration
  • Incision
  • Abrasion
  • Amputation
  • Bites and Stings

Chapter 5: Musculoskeletal Injuries

  • Fracture and Dislocation
  • Fractured Skull
  • Dislocated Jaw
  • Collar Bone
  • Dislocated Shoulder, Rib. Arms and Legs

Chapter 6: Burn Injuries

  • Burns Depth and Severity of Burns
  • Classification and Treatment of Burns

Chapter 7: Other First Aid Knowledge

  • Eye Injuries
  • Transportation of Casualty

Chapter 8: CPR+AED Module

  • Perform CPR
  • Use the AED
Learners would need to fulfil 100% course attendance in order to be eligible for the assessments.
Assessment OutlineAssessment Outline:
(i) Written Assessment (Up to 3 attempts to pass)
– 30 Multiple Choice Questions (80% to pass, 24/30)
(ii) Practical Assessment (Up to 3 attempts to pass)
– CPR(HO)+AED (includes Continuous Hands-Only Chest Compressions QCPR)
– Bandaging (1 X Bleeding and 1 X Fracture)
– Application of Tourniquet
– Conscious and Unconscious Foreign Body Airway Obstruction (Choking)
– Administration of EpiPen
– Administration of MDI with Spacer
Course Features
Convenient Location – NUFFIELD ACADEMY is a 5-min walk from MacPherson MRT station

Practice with Real-Life Scenarios – Combining classroom instructions with real-world applications boost participant performance significantly.

Feedback-Based Improvements – We genuinely take all feedback seriously to improve our learning environment for you.

Accredited – The course is developed and conducted in accordance with the guidelines set by SRFAC.

High Quality Equipment Usage – NUFFIELD ACADEMY uses Prestan (from US), Brayden (from Korea) and Ambu (from Denmark) QCPR manikins that are unique and have advanced features to give you best learning experience.

Course Attendance
100% course attendance
Medium of Instruction
Teaching Methodology
Facilitator/Learner Ratio
Lecture – 1 Facilitator : 16 Learners
Small Group Practical – 1 Facilitator : 4 Learners (up to 4 Facilitators per class)
$ 150.00

Hear What Others Say About Our Course

I enjoy the class and very interesting thank you so much dr. Jay for teaching us.
NRose Lopez
NRose Lopez
BCLS+AED training were very helpful, I learned a lot about adult, child and infant CPR and the use of AED in emergency cases.
Yerbua Oicorbma
Yerbua Oicorbma
I have good experience and learn a lot in the training. Our trainer is very clear to discuss every details. Thank you, Dr. Jayesh!
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Megalah Balachandran
Megalah Balachandran
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May Demegillo
May Demegillo
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navitha natarajan
navitha natarajan
I attended BCLS+AED, Child first aid course at Nuffield academy, Dr.Jay as the instructor. The course content was extremely helpful and informative and the instructor was very knowledgable and experienced with numerous emergency procedures. Any question asked was answered clearly and the classes were very engaging.Overall the course was very professional and efficient.I am extremely glad to have attended this course and I would recommend it to anyone who is interested to learn life saving techniques. Thank you Dr. Jay for your conviction and dedication in teaching us this essential course.
Tamanna Basha
Tamanna Basha
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Chee Wah Hui
Chee Wah Hui
I attended my BCLS at Nuffield Academy today! The instructor was very helpful and well informed. He was able to get the message through to the students in a very timely manner. Everything was done systematically and any doubts were resolved with clear explanations. I would recommend everyone to take this course.
Attended the bcls and aed course. It was very informative and clear. Instructor was very patient and helpful.