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Occupational First Aid Refresher Course

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Occupational First Aid Refresher Course

Who Should Attend

Individuals who have already attended the OFAC

Course Duration

  • 17.5 Hours (Including assessment)

  • Full-Time

Course Outline

  • Principles and Practice of First-Aid

  • First Aid Requirements in Factories and other Workplaces

  • Wounds, Bleeding and Shock

  • Fractures and Soft Tissue Injuries

  • Handling and Transportation of the Injured

  • CPR and Use of AED

  • Breathing Difficulties

  • The Unconscious Patient

  • Occupational Eye Injuries

  • Burn Injuries

  • Industrial Toxicology

  • Safety and Accident Prevention

  • Management of Medical Emergencies

  • Revision

  • Written and Practical Assessment

Mode of Assessment

Written Assessment (30 mins)

  • 20 MCQ on OFA
  • 10 MCQ on CPR
  • 10 MCQ on AED

Oral Assessment (5 mins per trainee)

  • Case Studies

Practical Assessment

  • Bandaging (5 mins per trainee)
  • CPR and proper use of AED (10 mins per trainee)

Oral Examination (5 mins per trainee)

  • Case Scenarios

*Passing Criteria

Must pass theory (70% for OFA questions and 80% for CPR+AED questions) AND

Must pass the practical and oral examination

If you fail in CPR-AED, it is considered as FAILING the whole exam and you need to retake the whole course.

If you fail in theory or bandaging, you only need to retake the theory and/or bandaging.

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

Upon completion of the course and passing the examination, 2 years validity will be issued to the following certificates:

  • Certificate of achievement endorsed by NTUC LearningHub and accredited by the Ministry of Manpower (MOM)
  • NRC endorsed certificate

Course Objectives

To be able to render first aid treatment to the casualty during an emergency or accident at the workplace. (Mandatory training course for Occupational First Aiders)

Pre-requisites

  • To have at least ES WPLN Level 5 & above or equivalent as otherwise, you may find the course challenging to understand and pass the required assessments
  • Completed Occupational First Aid Course with CPR+AED (OFA) and currently holding a valid OFAC certificate
  • Must be physically fit and able to render help to another individual during an emergency

Additional Note

  • SDU Points: 17

Price

 

Individual Sponsored

Company Sponsored

 

Non-SME

 

SME

 

 

w/o GST

w GST

w/o GST

w GST

w/o GST

w GST

Original Course Fee

$260.00

$278.20

$260.00

$278.20

$260.00

$278.20

Singapore Citizens & PRs aged

21 years and above

$52.00

$70.20

$52.00

$70.20

$26.00

$44.20

Singapore Citizens aged 40

years and above

(Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy)

$26.00

$44.20

$26.00

$44.20

$26.00

$44.20

Remarks:

SkillsConnect Code: CRS-N-0051270

Individual Sponsored

  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their SkillsFuture Credit to offset course fee payable after funding
  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their PSEA funds to offset course fee payable after funding
  • NTUC Union Members can use their UTAP Funding to offset course fee only after full deduction from their SkillsFuture Credit and PSEA funds (where applicable)

Company Sponsored

  • Absentee Payroll claimable by Non-SMEs: Up to 80% of hourly basic salary capped at $4.50/hr
  • Absentee Payroll claimable by SMEs: Up to 90% of hourly basic salary capped at $7.50/hr

SkillsFuture Credit

  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their SkillsFuture Credit to offset course fee payable after SSG funding

Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)

  • NTUC members enjoy UTAP* benefit of up to $250 each year when you sign up for courses with NTUC LearningHub

* UTAP supports 50% of the course fees paid cap at $250 per year. You must be a union member throughout the course duration and at the time of claim. You must achieve a minimum of 75% attendance for each application and have sat for all prescribed examinations. Other terms and conditions apply.

Terms and conditions apply. NTUC LearningHub reserve the right to make changes or improvements to any of the products described in this document without prior notice.

Prices are subject to other LHUB miscellaneous fees.

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