This course is approved by the HSE and covers primary and secondary care and emergencies that may occur in the workplace.
Our HSE Approval number is 54/03.
Holders of the First Aid at Work Certificate can be used as First Aiders in the workplace in accordance with the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974.
Skills learned during this course are:
- Scene safety assessment
- Barrier use
- Primary assessment
- Serious Bleeding management
- Shock management
- Spinal injury
- Choking management
- Injury and illness assessment
- Bandaging and fracture management
- First aid kit and accident reporting
- H&S legislation in relation to first aid
- Conscious and unconscious casualty
The course includes theory sessions and plenty of hands on practice throughout, and will involve practical assessments on the last day of your course by one of our approved assessors.
We keep our courses informative yet enjoyable to ensure our students gain maximum retention of the skills learned during the 3 days.
On successful completion of this course you will be issued with a certificate which is valid for 3 years.
The HSE strongly recommend you refresh your skills annually on a refresher course,
We therefore will be able to offer you an anual refresher course of 3 Hours to keep your skills current.