Advanced 3

First Aider Level 3, Advanced Course


This is the highest level of layperson training in emergency services recognised by the SRC.

Target group:

  • Secondary and primary paramedics in companies
  • Prospective emergency services employees
  • Fire brigade paramedics
  • Ski piste patrols
  • Life guards
  • Alpine emergency services
  • Samaritans
  • Course/technical leaders SSB

Valid certificate "First Aider Level 2 IVR" or "Refresher Level 2 IVR" (the last certificate must be no more than 2 years old. See our course system for this.

Participants acquire advanced knowledge in first aid. In the event of an accident or illness, they will be able to initiate optimal measures based on a differentiated assessment of the situation and the available resources.
The participants are a link to professional help and can assist the medical staff in out-of-hospital measures.


  • Alert concepts
  • Pulse / Blood pressure / Shock
  • Cardiovascular emergencies / respiratory malfunctions
  • Chemo / poisons / electro
  • Traumatology back / head / extremities
  • Self-protection / hygiene / Infections
  • Paramedic room / Recovery equipment
  • Diabetes / Blood sugar measurement
  • Fractures / Luxations / wound dressing
  • Haemostasis / wound treatment
  • Neurological illnesses
  • Psychology / Stress
  • Thermal emergencies

The course lasts 5 days with 7 lessons each.

Course times:
8.00 to 12.00 and 13.00 to 16.00
A continuous period of presence is required

At the end of the course graduates will receive a certificate in accordance with IVR and SRC in operational emergency aid, level 3.
Course of 35 lessons (5 days)
- per employee of an ifa contra ting company: CHF 1'500.00
- per employee (not from a contracting company): CHF 1'750.00

According to IVR requirements, emergency responders must be able to use the emergency algorithms of SMEDRIX Basic 3.2 from 2023. Therefore, we enable emergency responders from level 2 to handle practical emergency scenarios using the algorithms. We will gladly provide you with an algorithm booklet for 9 CHF. It is also possible to download the APP (IOS and Android).

Cancellations will be acknowledged up to 10 days before the start of the course, otherwise full course expenses will be charged. If the course has too few participants it can be cancelled at short notice. After successful registration, you will receive a confirmation that is simultaneously the course invitation.

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