First Aid at Work Training

Duration: 3 Days

A minimum of 18 hours spread over at least 3 days. Ideally the course should be run over 3 consecutive days but we can be flexible to meet your needs and it can be adapted to suit an audience depending upon the particular place of work.

Maximum number of delegates: 12

Each participant must be aged 16 years or above.

Aims and Objectives

This comprehensive and practical course is the most thorough first aid course available and will qualify participants to take responsibility as a First Aider at work. It will help your organisation meet the statutory requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981. The course gives comprehensive coverage of first aid techniques to deal with incidents ranging from burns and bleeding to CPR and will enable participants to deal with any incident in their workplace.

Course Content

  • What is First Aid?
  • First Aid in the Workplace
  • The First Aider and their Responsibilities
  • Action in an Emergency
  • Primary and Secondary Assessments
  • Breathing and Circulation
  • Principles and Resuscitation
  • Disorders of Respiration and Circulation
  • Wounds and Bleeding
  • Bites and Stings
  • Disorders of Consciousness
  • Foreign Objects
  • Incident Management
  • Burns and Scalds
  • Bones, Joints and Muscle Injuries
  • Poisoning
  • Effects of Heat and Cold
  • Child and Baby Basic Life Support
  • Casualty Management
  • Resuscitation Procedures
  • Incident Management

Certification

Subject to assessment, all participants will be issued with a First Aid at Work certificate which is valid for 3 years and can be renewed by attending a 2-Day re-qualification course.

Booking details

Please contact our office for further details, course prices and booking arrangements on 01935 412545 or alternatively email admin@pasafetyservices.co.uk.