Aviation First Aid


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Aviation First Aid

This course is part of the Initial Cabin Crew Course (UK CAA Accredited) which allows participants to complete all thenecessary subjects required to be a fully initial Cabin Crew Member. The course meets all requirements of the UK CAA and
Implementing Rules for the safety training of Cabin Crew.

General Aero-Medical aspects and Survival


  • Physiological effects of flying including Hypoxia, Oxygen requirements, Eustachian tubal function and Barotraumas
  • Air Sickness
  • Gastro Intestinal disturbances
  • Hyperventilation
  • Burns
  • Wounds
  • The Unconscious
  • Fractures and Soft tissue Injuries
  • Asthma
  • Stress and Allergic reactions
  • Shock
  • Diabetes
  • Choking (including treatment for adult/child and infant)
  • Epilepsy and infantile convulsions
  • Stroke
  • Childbirth
  • Heart Attack




Use of equipment – First Aid Oxygen, First Aid Kit, Emergency medical kit (where applicable)


  • Practical CPR taking into account of the Aircraft environment
  • Travel Health and Hygiene including
  • Hygiene on Board
  • Risk of Contact with infectious diseases and means to reduce risk
  • Handling of clinical waste
  • Aircraft Disinsection
  • Death on Board
  • Alertness management, physical effects of fatigue, sleep physiology, circadian rhythms, time zone changes