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Control measure
Appropriate treatment: Physiological stress

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Appropriate treatment: Physiological stress

Understand:

  • The systematic approach to casualty care
  • How to manage and treat an individual with symptoms of heat stress
  • How to manage and treat an individual with symptoms of hypothermia

Refer to Failure to assess, identify and treat life-threatening problems of the casualty – Performing rescues training specification

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Appropriate treatment: Physiological stress

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Perform the duties of a suitably trained responder to assess and provide treatment to casualties
  • Request advanced medical support when required

Refer to Failure to assess, identify and treat life-threatening problems of the casualty – Performing rescues training specification