First Aid at Work

Who is this course aimed at?
This comprehensive three day course covers a wide range of first aid emergencies, enabling all participants to deal with emergency situations with confidence in a prompt, safe and effective way. In addition this course will include any protocol changes that may have arisen since their last training course. This course will give the participants a qualification to the highest level of First Aid, meeting the statutory requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.

How long will the course take?
Three days.

What topics will it cover?
• Legalities, responsibilities and reporting
• Assessment of the situation
• Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
• Fractures and spinal injuries
• Control of bleeding
• Poisoning
• Burns
• Epilepsy
• Resuscitation
• Bandaging
• Heart attacks
• Head injuries
• Chest injuries
• Asthma
• Stroke
• Shock (including Anaphylaxis)
• Choking
• Eye injuries
• Sprains and strains
• Diabetes

What books will I need?
No books are needed.

Is there an exam?
Summative practical assessment is on-going by the instructor each day, along with a written assessment on each day.

When will I know if I’ve passed?
A three year Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work will be issued to the learner, subject to successful assessment.

How much will it cost?
£195+VAT per candidate.

Upcoming Course Dates

31st January, 7th & 14th February 2019 – Bristol

27th March, 3rd & 10th April 2019 – Redruth

29th May, 5th & 12th June 2019 – Exeter

4th, 11th & 18th September 2019 – Plymouth