Our course is aimed at any member of staff who is required to become a qualified ‘First Aider’ in their workplace, such as civic buildings, offices, schools or leisure centres.
- 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 their work place and will be awarded a ‘First Aid at Work’ certificate, valid for 3 years.
3 days (training contact time – 18 hours)
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.