SASFAE First Aid Level 3

SASFAE First Aid Level 3




Also known as Advanced First Aid, Level 3 is the highest first aid qualification obtainable.

Learners are normally required to have a level 2 prior to doing this course, however, a level 1-3 combined course can be arranged if needed.

Use of Automated External Defibrillators (AED)
Principles of First Aid & Safety Management Legal and Ethics of First Aid
Emergency Scene Management Cardiovascular Emergencies
One and two rescuer CPR (adult, child and infant) Choking
Shock, unconsciousness and fainting Wounds and Bleeding
Fractures Burns
Head and spinal injuries Joint and soft tissue injuries
Rescue carries Chest injuries
Hand injuries Eye injuries
Multiple casualty management (Triage) Pelvic and abdominal injuries
Environmental injuries Poisons, bites and stings
Medical conditions Elementary and applied anatomy and physiology
Psychological emergencies Emergency child birth
Water emergencies (Including basic water rescue techniques)

Level Two Certificate NQF Level 4 (Matric/ Grade12)

  • Accreditation – Dept. of Labour
  • Duration – 44 hours
  • AED Component – Yes
  • Manual – 164 pages
  • Skills Test – Yes
  • Written Test – yes
  • Certificate – Yes
  • Pre-requirement – Level 2 and be over the age of 16