The Emergency First Aid at Work course is designed to enable key members of staff to administer emergency first aid assistance.
What will I learn?
The course is designed to achieve a basic level of emergency aid so that the emergency responder is able to take charge of first aid arrangements when necessary.
Exactly What Will I Do?
On completion of the course candidates should be able to:-
- Understand the role of a first aider including reference to: - The importance of preventing cross infection; - The need for recording incidents and actions; - Use of available equipment - Assess the situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency; - Administer first aid to a casualty who is unconscious (including seizure); - Administer cardiopulmonary resuscitation; - Administer first aid to casualty that is choking; - Administer first aid to a casualty who is wounded or bleeding; - Administer first aid to a casualty that is suffering from shock; - Provide appropriate first aid for minor injuries. Who should attend? The course can be adapted to suit a particular audience and is ideal for lower risk businesses, in accordance with the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations. Student Requirements: No previous training required How long will it last? 1 Day How many will be there? Maximum of 12