First aid at work (HSE approved course)

First aid at work (HSE approved course) from FAR Solutions Limited

By: FAR Solutions Limited  24/02/2009
Keywords: Health and Safety, Health & Safety

 First aid at work (HSE approved course) 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? Nominated workplace first aiders, or anyone wanting a comprehensive introduction to first aid. What you will learn The course will give you the knowledge and confidence to deal with a first aid emergency in the workplace. Course content Accidents and illness Using a first aid kit Simple record keeping Treatment 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 Four days. The course is usually offered as four consecutive days, however, we also offer it as a split course over two or four weeks at some centres. Assessment and certification After completing a final assessment successful candidates receive an HSE approved certificate valid for three years.This course is legally compliant with the current Health and Safety (first aid) Regulations 1981. Upon successful completion of this four day course, first aiders receive certification to allow them to practise for three years after which a re-qualification course becomes necessary.

Keywords: Health & Safety, Health and Safety

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