Our course is aimed at those who have previously attended, and successfully completed, the 3 day FAW course (with any recognised provider) who need to re-qualify. Proof of Certification will need to be provided.
- Refreshing and updating existing skills
- Recognition of illness/injury
- Record keeping
- Personal hygiene and infection control
- Management of choking casualty
- Bleeding and shock
- Major and minor illnesses
- Burns and scalds
- Poisoning and eye injuries
At the end of the course participants will undertake a theory assessment and be observed carrying out a number of practical skills by their course trainer. They will be required to demonstrate proficiency in controlling bleeding, resuscitation and unconsciousness.
Participants will develop the skills necessary to become a competent and confident ‘First Aider’ in the work place and will be awarded a ‘First Aid at Work’ certificate valid for 3 years.
Fitness to Participate
Candidates must be physically able to carry out the procedures detailed in the course outline. Should you have any questions relating to the accessibility of this course please don’t hesitate to get in touch.
Method of Assessment
Theory and Practical Assessment
Usually 9.30am - 4.30pm. Course times will be confirmed in the joining instructions once the course has been booked.