First Aid at Work (18hr)
This three day course is ideal for large organisations, high risk industries (e.g. construction, working at height) and organisations that have staff with known medical conditions; if at least one of these is true of your workplace, we suggest this course is most suitable for your needs at this time.
It is also recommended that organisations have at least one individual with this comprehensive qualification.
Learners will develop the first aid skills and confidence to help someone who:
is unresponsive and breathing
is unresponsive and not breathing, including how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED)
is suffering from shock
has been poisoned
has a head injury
has hypothermia or heat exhaustion
has an injury to a bone, muscle or joint (including spinal injuries).
Learners will also be able to help a casualty who is having a:
heart attack, including the administration of aspirin
severe allergic reaction
The course also includes information on:
assessing a casualty
monitoring a casualty
where to get help
accident recording and reporting
Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations (RIDDOR)
the control of substances hazardous to health (COSHH).
Wound dressing and bandage application and assessment
Candidates assessed on a continuous basis - no written tests or formal practical assessments.
Min 2 people
Price includes certificate, refreshments. Bring a packed lunch, practical clothing, notepad, and pen.
Cost £ 195
We try very hard to provide an effective service to meet the needs of individuals and organisations that require 1st aid training. If you are struggling to fit a fixed-date course into your diary please contact us to discuss the possibility of a more mutually agreeable date