Learn basic first aid so you can deal with life-threatening situations.

Learn basic first aid so you can deal with life-threatening situations.

Technical information

Course name : First Aid – fundamentals included electrical accidents
Course manual : No
Type : E-learning
Duration : 1 hours
Language: Norwegian

System requirements

This course can be run on a computer, tablet and smart phone. For handheld devices we recommend a stable Wi-fi connection. Flash is not required for this course.

Recommended minimum connection speed is 1.5 Mbps. If you experience problems while running the course, we recommend using the Google Chrome browser.


After completing the course, the participants shall be able to provide life-saving first aid in various life-threatening situations.

Target group

Anyone who needs basic first aid training, as well as personnel who need first aid training in the event of a electrical accident.

Subjects covered in the course

  • Assess the scene of the accident (secure, notify and help)
  • Notify
  • Barriers
  • Initial assessment (prioritization)
  • First Aid rule: (Consciousness, Respiratory, Respiratory and Circulation)
  • How CPR is performed
  • Use of defibrillators
  • Stroke
  • Blocked airways
  • Bleeding
  • Circulatory failure
  • Spinal injuries (head, neck, back)
  • Burns
  • First aid in the event of an electrical accident
  • Current through body (arrhythmias in the heart)
  • Arc flash injuries
  • Tasks

To be competent to provide first aid in the event of an accident, in addition to this theoretical course, you must participate on a practical practice in CPR (mouth-to-mouth and cardiac compression).

The course satisfies the authorities requirements for annual theoretical training in first aid in the event of a electrical accident, with the exception of practical cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). There shall be no longer than 12 months between each training, in accordance with FSE §7 guidelines.

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