In order to be issued with a driving licence, you must also complete an Emergency First Aid Course in addition to the theory and practical test. It is particularly necessary when dealing with dangerous situations and accidents in traffic. You will learn how to behave correctly in the event of an accident, how to secure the scene of an accident as well as how to make an emergency call and administer first aid. This also includes self-protection measures, making correct assessments about injured people as well as the legal aspects of emergency aid.
The certificate issued to you after the Emergency First Aid course is valid for six years.
Emergency First Aid courses run by various providers. In most cases, the Emergency First Aid Course lasts 10 hours and is divided over two days.
In Zurich, the courses are offered by the following organisations: