First Aid
الإسعافات الأولية

by Dr. Zeyad Ahmed Murshed Ali

This course will provide knowledge about basic First Aid measures to be used in common medical emergencies.

هذا بالطبع سوف توفر المعرفة عن تدابير الإسعافات الأولية الأساسية لاستخدامها في حالات الطوارئ الطبية الشائعة.


The course aims to provide the following:

1. Knowledge about basic First Aid measures to be used in common medical emergencies, such as Trauma, Fainting, Heat Injuries including various degrees of Burns, Heat Stroke, Drowning, Animal bites, Chest pain, Cardiac Arrest etc.

2. The course will involve learning of and practical demonstration of Bystander CPR Technique on a Dummy by each student.

3. The course will also aim to provide, not only the details, but also the scientific rationale for various First Aid methods used.


Topic #of Hours
Introduction and Basics of First Aid, Basic Rules of Emergency Care, Care of a Bleeding and wounded person, Fractures, Allergic Reactions, Seizures, Choking, Animal Bites, Electric Shock, Food Poisoning, Drowning 2.5
Heat Injuries including Heat Stroke, Heat Exhaustion, Heat Syncope- their prevention and treatment, Burns, Cold Injuries, Fainting- Causes, Prevention and Treatment, Chest Pain, Animal Bites and Rabies  2.5
Heart disease Including Heart Attack, Risk Factors and their Prevention, Cardiac Arrest, CPR for Adults, Children and Infants, Newer Concepts in CPR Technique 2.5
Video Illustration of Important First Aid Topics including CPR and Choking, Practical Demonstration of CPR on mannequin, First Aid Examination 2.5


  • Knowledge of basics of First Aid.
  • Better Understanding of Rationale of First Aid Methods used.
  • Practical Learning of Life Saving CPR.


Eligibility to this course?

المؤهلين للإلتحاق بالدورة

Students of third and fourth year (Junior & Senior) having a cumulative average (GPA > 2) or higher.
طــلاب السنــة الثالثـة والرابـعـــة والحـــاصلين على معدّل تراكمي جيّد أو أعلى

Dates and Timing

المكان و الموعد

From 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM with a 30-minute break for Al-Isha prayer

Sun Sep 16 2018
Mon Sep 17 2018
Tue Sep 18 2018
Wed Sep 19 2018

Building 63, Room 123
من الساعة 6:00 مساءً إلى الساعة 9:00 مساءً

مبنى 63 غرفة 123

Certificate Requirements

شروط الحصول على شهادة الدورة

  1. the presence of at least 80% of the course servings.
  2. active participation
  3. access to PASS mark at the end of the session.
  4. To participate in the evaluation session.
  1. حضور ما لايقل عن 80% من حصص الدورة
  2. المشاركة الفاعلة
  3. الحصول على علامة PASS في ختام الدورة
  4. المشاركة في تقييم الدورة