First Aid At Work

Course Information

This course covers the practical skills needed by a first aider in the modern workplace. The course will give you the confidence and knowledge to deal with first aid emergencies.

Who should attend?

This course is suitable for nominated workplace first aiders, or anyone wanting a comprehensive introduction to first aid.

What they will learn?

The knowledge and confidence to deal with a First Aid emergency or incident

Course Content

Accidents and illness

Using a first aid kit

Simple record keepingTreatment of an unconscious casualty

Heart attacks

Resuscitation

Shock

Choking

Bleeding

Burns and scalds

Poisoning

Fractures

Seizures

Asthma

Severe allergic reaction

Eye injuries

Low blood sugar

Fainting.

Course Duration

Three days (18 contact hours)

Assessment

Continuous assessment throughout the course by trainer