EMERGENCY FIRST AID (1 DAY COURSE)

 

DO YOU HAVE THE CORRECT NUMBER OF FIRST AIDERS TO COMPLY WITH HEALTH AND SAFETY REGULATIONS? 


Ensure that you are compliant with health and safety regulations with this 1 day fully HSE accredited course, covering all essential aspects of first aid at work.  Your selected staff members will become proficient in all standard first-aid procedures and techniques required to meet regulations.

The course can also be tailored to suit your company requirements and skill level of the participants and ideal for lower risk businesses, in accordance with the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations.

(The Emergency First Aid at Work course replaced the First Aid Appointed Person course in October 2009.)

WHO SHOULD ATTEND THE COURSE?

For individuals who are required to act as an Emergency First Aider at Work with the emphasis on preventing situations from becoming worse and to maintain life until help arrives.

TRAINING METHODS

The course is run over one day consisting of both a powerpoint presentation, video clip and practical sessions, in a relaxed atmosphere, designed to boost a candidate's confidence.

COURSE CONTENT

The course will cover:

  • Basic life saving techniques for adults and children (including CPR)
  • How to deal with burns, bleeds and breaks (including bandaging techniques).
  • How to recognise and what to do in the event of a heart attack or stroke.
  • How to manage allergic reactions (including anaphylactic shock).
  • How to deal with an unconscious casualty.

COURSE NUMBERS

To ensure that delegates get the most from the course there must be a maximum of 10 delegates.

CERTIFICATION

All participants will receive a Health & Safety Excutive (HSE) accredited course certificate.