First Aid at Work Course: Learn Life-Saving Skills for Emergencies

First Aid at Work Course

Where a workplace first aid risk assessment identifies a need for a First Aider in the Workplace, this three-day qualification will give the participants a qualification to the highest level of First Aid, meeting the statutory requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 and the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1982.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand Legalities, Responsibilities, and Reporting
  • Master Control of Bleeding
  • Effectively Address Poisoning
  • Manage Asthma and Respiratory Emergencies
  • Handle an Unresponsive Casualty
  • Deal with Shock and Anaphylaxis
  • Master Bandaging Techniques
  • Manage Diabetes
  • Handle Fractures and Spinal Injuries

Course Format

The First Aid at Work course will be delivered in an interactive face-to-face classroom environment. This session will include a combination of theoretical presentations, practical demonstrations, group discussions, case studies, and hands-on activities. Experienced instructors will guide participants, allowing ample opportunities to practice skills in a safe learning environment.

Assessment Methods & Certification

Participants will undergo continuous assessment during the course, which includes practical demonstrations and a written assessment for unit 2. Successful completion of the assessments will result in a three-year Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (Level 6 in Scotland) certificated by NUCO Training. After participants have completed this course, they can attend a First Aid at Work Requalification to renew their certificate.

Additional Information

Length: The course duration is approximately 18 hours spread over 3 days, each day includes breaks and a lunch period.

Prerequisites: No prerequisites are required for participants to enrol in this course.

Required Materials: Participants are required to wear appropriate footwear and clothing during the practical sessions.

Location

We offer onsite training, accommodating both large and small organisations. Our experienced trainers can deliver the course at your organisation's premises, ensuring convenience and relevance to your specific care environment.

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For group bookings, please use the “book now” button below. If you prefer personalised assistance, reach out to us via phone or email, and our dedicated team will ensure your training session is tailored to your organisation's requirements and availability. For individual bookings, please check our upcoming courses.

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