First Aid at Work

Course Aims

To train selected candidates to the required standard as directed by Health and Safety Executive in the duties of an emergency first aider.

Who Is The Course Suitable For?

Personnel selected to be fully qualified first aiders.

Price: 285.00
Duration: 3 days
Certification: SQA - SCQF Level 6
Maximum candidates: 12

Course Objectives

Enable the emergency first aider to render the initial help necessary to give a casualty treatment for sudden injury or illness, until more professional help arrives.

Topics covered include:

  • Legalities, responsibilities and reporting
  • Assessment of the situation
  • Cardio
  • Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Automated External Defibrillation (AED) awareness
  • Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
  • Shock (including Anaphylaxis)
  • Bandaging
  • Fractures and spinal injuries
  • Heart attacks
  • Choking
  • Control of bleeding
  • Head injuries
  • Eye injuries
  • Poisoning
  • Chest injuries
  • Sprains and strains
  • Burns
  • Asthma
  • Diabetes
  • Epilepsy
  • Stroke

Additional Information

This course is accredited by the Scottish Qualifications Authority and successful candidates are awarded SCQF Level 6.

Available Dates:

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* Excludes VAT which will be charged at standard rate

22nd May

£285.00 / person*

Knottingley, West Yorkshire
SQA - SCQF Level 6
3 Day(s)
7 places available


For group bookings call: 01357 440222 *mandatory information