This course involves 6 hours online self study e-Learning before completing two trainer-led days in the classroom practising practical side of First Aid.
The course will equip learners with the vital skills necessary to diagnose and treat injuries and illness and become a confident first aider at work. This course is designed for people who want to receive our most thorough first aid training.
Our team of instructors have years of experience in dealing with real life medical emergency situations and can draw on their own experiences to provide a course aimed at giving learners the skills and confidence to respond to a wide range of accidents and first aid emergencies in the workplace.
What you will learn.
The course will cover the following content.
|· The role of the first aider||· Head injuries|
|· Managing an emergency||· Health and safety (first aid) regulations|
|· Communication and casualty care||· Low blood sugar|
|· Asthma||· Poisoning|
|· Bleeding (minor and severe)||· Resuscitation (adult CPR)|
|· Bone, muscle and joint injuries||· Seizures (adult)|
|· Burns and scalds||· Severe allergic reaction|
|· Chest pains (including heart attack)||· Shock|
|· Choking (adult)||· Spinal injuries|
|· Eye injuries||· Stroke|
|· Fainting||· Unconscious casualty|
6 hours online self learning
2 days classroom based face to face learning 09.00-17.00
Learners will be continually assessed throughout the duration of the course. Successful candidates will receive a first aid at work certificate valid which is valid for three years. This can then be renewed by attending a two day revalidation course.