This course is suitable for those aged 16+ who have identified as requiring First Aid at Work under HSE requirements. All of our course options are available for both individual and group bookings and cater up to a maximum of 12 attendees.
18 contact hours ordinarily split over 3 consecutive days. We are happy to offer flexibility outside of these times to accommodate to your needs.
The comprehensive course syllabus gives participants the confidence to deal with a wide range of first aid emergencies in a prompt, safe and effective way.
Practical and theoretical activities include:
- Legalities, responsibilities and reporting
- Heart attacks
- Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
- Eye injuries
- Fractures and spinal injuries
- Control of bleeding
- Chest injuries
- Assessment of the situation
- Shock (including Anaphylaxis)
- Head injuries
- Sprains and strains
FAA Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work
Qualification lasts for 3 years with renewal through the First Aid at Work Requalification required after that period. Annual refresher courses are recommended during the 3 year window.
Summative practical assessment is ongoing by the instructor each day, along with a written assessment on each day. A three year Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work will be issued to the learner, subject to successful assessment.