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First Aid at Work

A full Health & Safety Executive (HSE) recognised First Aid at Work Course, in accordance with the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981. This course is for high risk environments or if you have more than 100 employees. The First Aid at Work course is run over three days and includes both theory and practical sessions and includes internal assessment. By arrangement the course can be run on non-consecutive days, for example - one day a week over a three week period.

The syllabus includes:

  • First Aid in the workplace
  • Responsibilities of the first aider
  • Primary assessment
  • Unconscious casualty management
  • Repiratory system
  • Hypoxia
  • Choking
  • Asthma
  • Hyperventilation
  • Shock
  • Heart attack and angina
  • Anaphylactic shock
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Head injuries
  • Seizures
  • Diabetes
  • Burns
  • Poisons
  • Eye injuries
  • Fractures
  • Spinal injuries
  • Soft tissue injuries
  • Resuscitation and AED operation

Students are assessed throughout the course. Upon successful completion, certification is valid for three years.  If your delegates have previously completed the full 3 day First Aid at Work Course and their certification is within date or within 28 days after the expiry date you may wish to consider the 2 day re-qualification course. Under the current guidelines it is 'strongly recommended' that first aid trained staff attend a half-day update every 12 months - before completing full re-qualification training at the three year point. 

From £1200

3 day course  for up to 12 trainees when run at your venue.  

Cost includes certification and a First Aid manual for each participant.

Prices for an individual participant available on request.