Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
First Aid * SHS   126 2 2 2 4

Prerequisites and co-requisites yok
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level Short Cycle Programmes (Associate's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Asst.Prof.Dr. Toğrul NAĞIYEV
Dr. Öğr. ÜyesiTOĞRUL NAĞIYEV1. Öğretim Grup:A
Dr. Öğr. ÜyesiTOĞRUL NAĞIYEV1. Öğretim Grup:B
Öğr. Gör.GÜLÇİN DAĞLIOĞLU1. Öğretim Grup:C
To provide knowledge and competencies about the basic principles of first aid, the basic life support, the first aid in shock, injuries, fractures, dislocations and sprains, poisoning and other emergencies and the transportation
What is first aid. Human anatomy and systems, first aid for respiratory system, cardiovascular system, bleeding, shock, injuries, coma, bone fractures, burns, frostbite, electric shock and poisoning.

Learning Outcomes

Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
Having information about structurel and functional human body, proper for medical terminology
Having information about scene, sick/ victim and personal safety measure and sick/ victim transport equipments and proper transport tecnics.
Having information about medicine within their competence of mission, authority and responsibility and medicine administration technics
o Having information about indications of oxygen theraphy and equipments
o Can insert endotrakeal intubation when indicated
o Can perform bleeding control with proper equipment
o Can perform advanced life support steps when indicated
o Can drive ambulance and care it.
o To prevent from occupational accidents, can perform proper body mechanic technics
o Can explain the sick/ victims condition by physical examination and other diagnositc methods
o Can use automated and manual externally defibrillation
o Can use proper equipments when immobilization of sick/ victim is needed
o Can run triage and triage technics in multiple injuries or disasters
Can perform basic life support steps and methods
o Can take responsibility as individually and as a member of team about solving problems of victims
o Can analyse datas by critical approach when reached to domain spesific knowledge taken into consideration
o Can communicate to command control center, other foundations and sick/ sicks´´ relatives by using proper technics and methods
o Can cooperate with team members and other fonundations
o Can use information and communication technology and at least one foreign language as needed for communication and data transfer
o Can monitor results of changing environment and technologic advancement and analise these conditions´´ domain spesific dynamics

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Definition of first aid, characteristics of first aid Reading Lecturer Notes
2 Assessment and evaluation of event location and patient Reading Lecturer Notes
3 Respiratory arrest and firts aid Artificial respiration Reading Lecturer Notes
4 Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) Reading Lecturer Notes
5 Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) Reading Lecturer Notes
6 First aid in injuries Reading Lecturer Notes
7 First aid in bleeding Reading Lecturer Notes
8 Mid-Term Exam
9 First aid in shock Reading Lecturer Notes
10 First aid in burn, hot shock and freezing Reading Lecturer Notes
11 First aid in dislocation and fractures Reading Lecturer Notes
12 First aid in poisoning Reading Lecturer Notes
13 First aid in animal bites Reading Lecturer Notes
14 First aid in unconsciousness Reading Lecturer Notes
15 Removal and transport of Injured person Reading Lecturer Notes
16-17 Term Exams

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook1-Seyahi A, Öztora S,First Aid Hand Book. 2002. 2-Özcan Ü, Türkeş C, First Aid Education, Aktüel Yayınları,1.Baskı, 2005
Additional Resources