Our OFQUAL accredited First Aid at work Course is our comprehensive First Aid training course and is specifically delivered to be in accordance with the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974. The training is delivered over the course of 3 days with delegates being continually assessed and a certificated awarded upon successful completion.
We provide this course both in-house and as an open course, although we typically recommend the in-house option as it cheaper for you, and the training can be tailored to suit the specific requirements of each workplace!
Day 1: Emergency First Aid at Work
Learning outcomes and assessment Criteria:
- Understand the role and responsibilities of a first aider
- Be able to assess an incident
- Be able to manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally
- Be able to recognise and assist a casualty who is choking
- Be able to manage a casualty with external bleeding
- Be able to manage a casualty who is in shock
- Be able to manage a casualty with a minor injury
Day 2 & 3: Recognition and Management of Illness and Injury in the Workplace
The forms the second part of the qualification
- Be able to conduct a secondary survey
- Be able to administer first aid to a casualty with injuries to bones, muscles and joints
- Be able to administer First Aid to a casualty with suspected head and spinal injuries
- Be able to administer First Aid to a casualty with burns and scalds
- Be able to administer First Aid to a casualty with an eye injury
- Be able to administer First Aid to a casualty with sudden poisoning
- Be able to administer First Aid to a casualty with anaphylaxis
- Be able to provide First Aid to a casualty with suspected major illness
What do I gain with this qualification?
All of our courses ensure that you meet recommendations underlines by the HSE and also provide you with the skills, knowledge and confidence to use what you have learned in a real emergency situation.
Our courses offer a practical, hands-on approach that delivers the skills and confidence to use first aid skills in a life situation.
Learners must be physically able to carry out the practical elements of the course.
The HSE requires at least 18 training and contact hours for this course. Learners must attend all sessions to be eligible for assessment.
If you have any more questions about the First Aid at Work (Day 3) course, please call 01276 681248 or fill out the form below.