The First aid at work course provides the practical skills and knowledge, needed by first aiders in most workplaces. The standards set will help your company comply with Health and Safety (First aid) regulations.
Who should attend?
Anyone wishing to become a qualified first aider in the workplace
- The role of the first aider
- Managing an emergency
- Communication and casualty care
- Bleeding (minor and severe)
- Bone, muscle and joint injuries
- Burns and scalds
- Chest pains (including heart attack)
- Eye injuries
- Choking (adult)
- Defibrillator prompts and how to respond
- Head injuries
- Health and safety (first aid) regulations
- Low blood sugar
- Resuscitation (adult CPR)
- Seizures (adult)
- Severe allergic reaction
- Spinal injuries
- Unresponsive casualty
- Defibrillator pad placement
Written and practical assessment is carried out throughout the day by a qualified Trainer Assessor. Therefore learners will need a basic command of English (defined as Level 2).
On completion, successful candidates will receive an accredited certificate which is valid for three years.
Why train with us?
All of our trainers hold professional teaching and assessor qualifications, which enables them to deliver high quality training.
Their knowledge, experience and teaching skills enable them to target all of your employees training needs, by using a wide range of teaching methods, resources and learning aids.
Our Internal Quality Assurance team regularly carryout training and assessment audits during training sessions, to ensure the training we provide not only follows current guidance but is delivered in a professional and consistent manner.
On successful completion of a course a certificate will be issued which should qualify students for Continuous Professional Development.