Emergency First Aid

Course Information

This course is aimed at those who are designated to take charge in the event of illness or accident.  The Health & Safety Executive consider this to be a very useful qualification to have, particularly where the workplace consists of a number of floors or shift patterns are in operation. 

Who should attend

•Those who are nominated persons

•Those who provide support to qualified First Aiders

•Those who need to update or refresh existing skills

What they will learn

•Basic lifesaving, First Aid and the relevant regulations

Course Content

•Insight into Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations

•Managing an incident

•Priorities of First Aid

•Resuscitation techniques

•Wounds and bleeding

•Treatment of unconscious casualty

•Treatment of shock

•General discussion around common workplace injuries

Course Duration

1 day

Assessment

Continuous assessment throughout the day