EMERGENCY FIRST AID AT WORK

LEARN SKILLS THAT SERVE YOU & OTHERS FOR LIFE

COURSE OVERVIEW

Emergency First Aid at Work is one of the most popular First Aid course. This course is designed for workplaces that fall into a low risk category. Emergency First Aid at Work provides delegates with an extensive first aid skill-set so that they can identify incidents and manage them appropriately, whether the patient is conscious or unconscious.  It is designed to be beneficial to all employees, fulfilling recommendations underlined by the HSE.

The qualification covers knowledge such as the roles and responsibilities of the first aider and how to assess an incident. The qualification also covers first aid skills in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and use of an automated external defibrillator (AED), providing first aid to a casualty who is choking and dealing with external bleeding and hypovolaemic shock.

 
 

COURSE CONTENT

  • Role & responsibilities of a First Aider

  • assessing an incident

  • Priorities of First Aid

  • managing an unresponsive casualty

  • Managing an Incident

  • Causes and care of the unconscious casualty

  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

  • Bleeding and Shock

  • Choking

  • Burns and Scalds

  • wounds and bleeding

  • Anaphylaxis

  • Record Keeping & Accident Reporting

  • Practical demonstration and use of an AED

  • seizures

  • dealing with minor injuries

COURSE DETAILS

Age

Minimum age requirement is 14

Course dates

Given upon purchasing a course

Course timings

Given upon purchasing a course

Price

Given upon purchasing a course

Course location

At our centre or customers' location

Course duration

The course duration is 7 hours.

ID requirements

• a valid passport (any nationality)
• a signed UK photocard driving licence
• a valid warrant card issued by HM forces or the police
• another photographic ID card, e.g. employee ID card, student ID card, travel card etc.

How is the qualification assessed?

This qualification is assessed by the following two methods:

  1. Practical assessment - Learners must demonstrate the practical first aid skills, as indicated within the assessment paperwork.

  2. Theory assessment - Learners must answer a series of multiple-choice questions as outlined within the assessment paperwork.

 
 

CERTIFICATION

Results

Results are available within 10 working days of the exams. HIGH PASS RATE

Certification

Successful candidates will receive a Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work certificate from a recognised awarding body within England and Wales. It is valid for a period of 3 years and can be renewed by attending another Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work course.

Progression opportunities

On successful completion of this qualification, learners may wish to continue their development by undertaking one of the following qualifications:
• Level 3 Award in First Aid Response
• Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid

Group bookings and in-house delivery

We can deliver the training at your location/premises for up to 12 or more learners.

 

For more information and group booking discounts please contact us.

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