Medical Service Estonia

8-hour first aid course

The objective of the 8-hour short course is to review and expand your employee’s knowledge and skills of the vital actions necessary to save a life and to keep an injured person alive until medical help arrives.


We teach you what first aid means and how to save the life of a person through simple CPR skills.

We cover the following topics:

CPR (for adults/ children) • Life-saving first aid • First aid for traumas • Airway obstruction (by a foreign object) • Stopping bleeding and dressing the wound • Shock and the shock position • The coma position • Moving an injured person • Wounds and dressing wounds • Bone and joint injuries • Burns and chemical burns • Hypothermia - hyperthermia • Dehydration

Road Administration and Labour Inspectorate approved certificate presented at completion of the course