First aid at work courses in Birmingham
The first aid at work course is a comprehensive 3 day course, which will cover a wide range of First aid emergencies and provide the delegate with the skills necessary to deal with an emergency situation in a calm and confident manner, whilst being both calm and confident. The training meets the legal requirements of the First aid at work regulations 1981.
The course must last a minimum of 3 days over at least 18 hours. The course can be run in consecutive days, but does not need to be.
We deliver first aid at work courses in Birmingham, Coventry, Leicester and Wolverhampton
First aid at work in Birmingham On site v off site training
The training course can be delivered on site at your work premises or Gk First aid training can arrange a suitable venue close top your workplace. If you are looking to train maybe one or 2 staff, give us a call on 0800 774 7034 or email ourselves at email@example.com to see if we have an open course running in your area.
Syllabus for First aid at work in Birmingham
The course covers a wide range of first aid topics including:
- Legal requirements and accident reporting
- Dealing with unresponsive casualty
- Types ofShock (including hypo volaemic and anaphylactic)
- Heart Attacks
- Head injuries
- Strains and sprains
- Eye injuries
- treatment of minor and major bleeding
- Breaks and fractures
- Hypothermia and heat exhaustion
Full details for: First aid at work in Birmingham - We can also cover any subjects in more detail if it is a specific requirement for your business.
The first aid at work certificate is valid for 3 years, once the candidate successfully completes the training. At the end of the 3 years a 2 day First aid at work re-qualification course can be taken. it is strongly recommended by the health and safety executive that candidates attend a half day annual refresher.
The maximum number of candidates that can attend is 12. If you are looking to train more staff, this can be done if there are more instructors.
At the end of the training an assessment needs to be successfully completed by each candidate, to ensure that the candidate has absorbed the information.
Some of the different regions we can deliver, and have delivered in the past include first aid at work in Birmingham, Coventry and Leicester.