This qualification is for First Aiders in the workplace in accordance with the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974. This course can be adapted to suit a particular audience. The First Aid at Work course is run over three days and includes both theory and practical sessions.

This course enables you to:

  • Understand First Aid priorities
  • Manage incidents
  • Provide basic life support
  • Examine a casualty
  • Deal with unconsciousness
  • Control bleeding
  • Stabilise fractures
  • Deal with burns and scalds
  • Recognise common illnesses
  • Deal with heart attacks
  • Deal with eye injuries
  • Provide dressings
  • Record and Report
  • Know the regulations
  • Equip First Aid kits

Students are independently examined on the final afternoon of the course. Upon successful completion certification is valid for three years*.

Helpful for:
Those designated with First Aid responsibilities

Three days