Emergency First Aid at Work Course

Overview

The Emergency First Aid at Work course is for candidates looking to learn Emergency First Aid procedures to help your organisation meet regulatory requirements in first aid training, sufficient for your workplace.

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Who should attend?

Those who work in low hazard environments (e.g. offices, shops, libraries) or where your needs assessment identifies a requirement for a first aider trained in emergency first aid at work.

Duration

1 day

Aims and Objectives

The main aim of the Emergency First Aid at Work course is to give delegates the knowledge to provide basic life support. This is First Aid training for the workplace, appropriate for low risk environments or for those acting in the absence of a fully qualified First Aider.

Content

The course covers the following topics relating to a range of Appointed Person first aid subjects:

  • Aims and principles of First Aid
  • Action at an emergency
  • Basic life support
  • Management of the unconscious casualty
  • Assessment and treatment of a casualty who is wounded, bleeding or shocked
  • Assessment and treatment of fractures, dislocations and soft tissue injuries
  • Assessment and treatment of burns
  • Please ensure all delegates are able to participate fully during the practical aspects of the course.

Outcomes

Delegates will receive an Emergency first aid at work certificate, valid for 3 years.

Delivery

Classroom-based theory and practical training.


We run these courses on a regular basis, please contact us to arrange a suitable date and location.  Just fill out our enquiry form or call us direct on 0141 621 4911.