The course takes three full days and uses the very latest in multimedia presentation, combining theory with hands-on practical and role-play exercises. All individuals who are successful in passing this course will receive an industry recognised HSE recognised First Aid at Work Certificate, valid for 3 years. At the end of the course candidates will be competent in the following:
- Managing an incident
- Dealing with accidents and illness
- Basic life support (CPR – adults and paediatric)
- Aims and objectives of first aid
- First aid priorities
- Prioritising casualties
- Using a First Aid kit
- Simple record keeping
- Treatment of an unconscious casualty
- Examining a casualty
- Treatment of a heart attack
- Control of bleeding
- Burns and scalds Poisoning
Who should attend?
Any person who has been designated by their employer as a first aider at work. All employers in the UK have a legal obligation under the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 to make First Aid provision for their employees.
What they will learn?
The knowledge and confidence to deal with many First Aid emergencies
3 days (or a total of 18 hours instruction)
Practical skills test by external assessor.
An HSE-Recognised certificate valid for three years is issued on completion of assessment.
Before expiry of this certificate, students must undertake a two-day HSE Approved Refresher course, which will then re-authorise their certification for a further three years. Students are strongly recommended by the HSE to undertake a short 3 hour refresher course at the 12 and 24 month point
Students of the Three Day First Aid at Work and the Two-Day Refresher course will receive a high quality and appropriate First Aid Manual.
3 Day First Aid at Work course
Starting from £1199* (+VAT)
Less than £100 per person – 12 delegates
2 Day First Aid at Work Refresher course
Starting from £850* (+VAT)
£70 per person – 12 delegates
*Within the M25, exceptionally an extra charge NOT exceeding £75 per course may be levied to offset the costs of accommodation, Congestion Zone and parking (London only). Please call to discuss if this charge applies to you – 07789530222