CFAID : CERTIFICATE IN FIRST AID

Programme Type CERTIFICATE
Mode Open Distance Learning
School School of Health Sciences
Duration 6 Months
Medium ENGLISH
Specialization FIRST AID
Description

Certificate in First Aid is a 6 months programme of 16 credit programme with 1 theory and 1 practical course open to
all those who have completed class 10th examination. This programme aims at developing knowledge and skills about
first aid to enable the learners to provide first aid in various emergency situations.
Objectives:
 Develop knowledge and skills about first aid.
 Enable the learners to recognize the symptoms/conditions which require first aid.
 Develop the ability of dealing with emergency situations.
 Enable the learners to provide first aid in various situations and settings.

Academic Session: January and July of every year.
Target Group: The programme is open to the General Public/General Population/Professionals/ Non-professionals
with the keenness to pursue the course, employed in anysector/or unemployed/housewives/self-employed/entrepreneur
etc.

Eligibility

The programme is open for all those who have completed class 10th examination.

Fee Structure
Programme Coordinator :Prof. Pity Koul, pkoul@ignou.ac.in, Ph. 011-29572807 Ms.R.S.Bhardwaj, ronnies@ignou.ac.in, Ph.011-29572815

Course Details

Compulsory Courses
Course Code Name of Course Credits
BNS40 BASIC OF FIRST AID 6
BNSL40 SKILLS IN FIRST AID (PRACTICAL) 10

Regional & Study Centre Details

Regional Centre Study Centre
BHUBANESHWAR 2137P: COLL OF NURSING,M.K.C.G MEDICAL (2137P)
KHANNA 2236: DR SHYAM LAL THAPAR COLLEGE OF (2236)
JAIPUR 2316: GOVERNEMNT COLLEGE OF NURSING, JAIPUR (2316)
RANCHI 3646: FLORENCE SCHOOL OF NURSING, RANCHI (3646)
DELHI 3 (DWARKA) 38021: IGNOU PROG. STUDY CENTRE (38021P)
TRIVANDRUM 40030: INSTITUTE OF LAND AND DISASTER MANAGEMENT (40030P)
DARBHANGA 46018: R.B. MEMORIAL SCHOOL OF NURSING (46018P)
PATNA 0533: HEMOPHILIA SOCIETY (533)
ARMY-UDHAMPUR 5501: HRDC HQ NORTHERN COMMAND (5501)
JODHPUR 88016: GOVT. COLLEGE OF NURSING, JODHPUR (88016)