The First aid at work training course provides the comprehensive set of practical skills needed by first aiders in most workplaces to become a confident first aider at work. Giving both the ability and knowledge to deal with first aid emergencies. It meets the standards required to help comply with Health and Safety (First aid) regulations.
Who should attend?
This course is designed for people who want to receive our most thorough first aid training.
What you will learn
The content of the course will cover how to deal with the following:
- The role of the first aider
- Head injuries
- Managing an emergency
- Health and safety (first aid) regulations
- Communication and casualty care
- Low blood sugar
- Bleeding (minor and severe)
- Resuscitation (adult CPR)
- Bone, muscle and joint injuries
- Seizures (adult)
- Burns and scalds
- Severe allergic reaction
- Chest pains (including heart attack)
- Choking (adult)
- Spinal injuries
- Eye injuries
- Unresponsive casualty
- Defibrillator prompts and how to respond
- Defibrillator pad placement
Previously, students who attended our first aid courses were required to pass a final practical assessment. This has been replaced with continuous observation by the trainer and written assessments.
More: for more information about this qualification, download the Qualification Specification