This course covers the practical skills needed by a first aider in the modern workplace. The course will give you the confidence and knowledge to deal with first aid emergencies and is legally compliant with Health and Safety Regulations.
How will this help?
A full risk assessment will inform you of the level of first aid cover your organisation requires. This HSE-approved qualification satisfies all regulatory requirements.
Who should attend?
Nominated workplace first aiders, or anyone wanting a comprehensive introduction to first aid.
What you will learn
The course will give you the knowledge and confidence to deal with a first aid emergency in the workplace.
- Bleeding – severe
- Bleeding and bruising – minor
- Burns and scalds – minor
- Casualty movement
- Choking – adult
- Communication and casualty care
- Emergencies at work
- Primary survey
- Resuscitation – adult
- Role of the first aider in the work place
- Seizure – convulsive
- Sprains and strains – minor
- Unconscious casualty
Upon completion of the course, students receive an HSE-approved certificate of competence valid for three years.