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.

Overview:
Price: 275.00
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:

We do not currently have scheduled dates for this course. If you would like to enquire about future dates please complete the enquiry form on this page or call 01357 440222. We will always try to meet our customers' needs and schedule courses to suit whenever we can.

Enquire:

For group bookings call: 01357 440222 *mandatory information