Objective To understand the status of firstaid training for cadreman in air force,and to discuss how to improve the level of firstaid for officers and soldiers. Methods A total of 910 cadremen in a training base were underwent a questionnaire survey on the status of the first-aid training. Results The subjects were all male soldiers,95. 84%of them had high school education or above, 83. 73% of them were sergeants and staff sergeants, and 41. 33% of them passed the test. There were significantly different in the scores of test in different degrees of understanding, learning methods, equipment sources and textbooks(P<0. 05). Understanding degree and training time were positively correlated with self-test scores(P<0.05). Conclusion Officers and soldiers need to improve their mastery of firstaid technology. They can upgrad firstaid skills by deepening their understanding, increasing training timeimproving teacher’s ability,compiling textbooks and supporting training equipment.
Military Medical Journal of South China