24/02/2016 - 26/02/2016
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
NBV Enterprise Centre
This qualification is suitable for all staff who work in a high risk business, where the risk assessment has indicated the higher level of first aid cover is needed. It is ideal for the private and public sectors. For people who need a lower level of first aid cover, the one-day Emergency First Aid at Work course is available.
A certificate, valid for three years and recognised by the Health & Safety Executive, is awarded to each candidate who reaches the required standard. This certificate qualifies the holder to act as a First Aider at Work under the Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.
What does the First Aid At Work Course cover?
Priorities of first aid
Managing an incident
Roles/ responsibilities of employers & employees for first aid at work
Care of the unconscious casualty
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
Disorders of the airway
Dealing with bleeding and shock
Causes of unconsciousness
Burns and scalds
Injuries to bones, muscles & joints
Recognition and management of major illnesses
Recognition of minor illnesses and appropriate action
Record keeping and accident reporting
Communication and delegation in an emergency
Manage the transportation of a casualty
First Aid at Work Courses are suitable for anyone requiring training to become a first aider at work. The course teaches the skills needed to deal with first aid emergencies and meets the required standards of the Health and Safety regulations regarding First Aid at Work. The First Aid at Work Course is a combination of classroom based learning and also hands on practical instruction.
Successful candidates will gain First Aid at Work Certification valid for three years issued by Qualsafe.
Course Fee – £175.00 +VAT
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