First Aid at Work Courses

 This course is approved by the HSE or by ofqual,and is designed to meet the requirement of the First Aid at Work regulations (1981). We can deliver any courses on site at your premises at any location.

Introduction

First Aid at Work Training Courses in LondonThe course is designed for people who want to receive our most thorough first aid training and is especially suited for nominated workplace first aiders looking to gain comprehensive, certified HSE approval. This is an in-depth, comprehensive course for businesses that have identified that they require a higher level of first aid skills due to the type of business, the equipment used or the number staff. It will provide the participants with the skills and knowledge to deal with accidents and emergencies at work as well as illnesses those individuals may develop whilst at work.

Duration

Three Days
normally 9:00am – 4:15pm
we are flexible with Start times to accommodate the needs of your business. Please feel free to discuss your timings with us.

The training can take place over three consecutive days, but there is no requirement to do so. Some businesses prefer to carry out the training over a 3 week time period, with one day per week.

There is a strong recommendation by the HSE that a 1/2 day annual refresher course take place, to keep delegates skills up to date.

 

Who should attend this course?

This course is designed for people who want to receive a more intensive training and is suited for nominated workplace staff looking to gain comprehensive, certified HSE approval. Such Organisations may include:

  •   Construction Organisations
  •   Manufacturing
  •   Chemical Industries
  •   Retail Offices
  •   Clubs
  •   Colleges & Universities
  •   Schools
  •   Local Community organisations
  •   Churches

Where Can I attend this course?

We can deliver ‘in house’ training at your Business venue and can provide you with a competitive price for group training. We can deliver any of the above courses at your place of work in London and throughout the UK.

The ‘on site’  option is particularly cost effective for Companies that have several people requiring training at the same time (usually 6 or more people). In addition to this there are many other benefits to arranging a first aid training course ‘on site’:

  • Choosing your own venue gives greater convenience.
  • Travelling and accommodation costs can be reduced or removed.
  • A greater choice of course types are available.
  • The course content can be tailored to your exact requirements.
  • Businesses and Organisations can choose a suitable time to run their course.
  • Courses can be run anywhere in the UK.

Course Aims

The aim of the course is to provide the learner with the essential skills and knowledge required to carry out emergency treatment required to save a life until further qualified assistance arrives to take over. The course aims to update and refresh your knowledge of the First aid at work syllabus, while allowing time for revision and practice sessions in preparation for a final assessment. This course can be tailored to meet the requirements of any work environment.

Course Content

 

  •   Reporting   accidents/incidents. Accident book/ RIDDOR.
  •   The   Priorities of first aid, including the 4 B’s.
  •   Actions to   deal with wounds & serious bleeding.
  •   Introductory   training with the automated defibrillator (AED).
  •   Recognising   a variety of medical conditions, including anaphylaxis and asthma.
  •   The   unconscious casualty and how to treat them.
  •   Looking   after a casualty who is shocked.
  •   The   treatment of broken bones and soft tissue injuries such as strains and   sprains.
 

  •   Treating   someone who has stopped breathing and whose heart has stopped / CPR.
  •   The   treatment of burns and scalds.
  •    Compression.
  •    Concussion.
  •    Stroke.
  •    Diabetes.
  •    Epilepsy.
  •   Poisoning   and the treatment of.

Assessment

Delegates will be assessed throughout the course and will be externally assessed at the end of the Course.

Certification

Each Delegate will receive a book and a HSE Approved Certificate (Upon successful completion of the training), which is valid for 3 years.

Cost for this course

We are confident that we can offer you a competitive price for all your course requirements. Call us directly on 0800 774 7034 and we will be able to discuss your requirements.

Any prices which are quoted are exclusive of VAT.