The Emergency First Aid at Work programme meets the requirements of the Health and Safety Executive for first aiders working in low risk environments (eg offices, shops, residential care settings etc).
Re-training is required within 3 years of issue date.
The qualification will equip the first aider with skills to be able to confidently undertake emergency first aid if someone becomes ill or injured at work and consists of 6 hours of instructor led tuition with the emphasis on practical application of first aid skills.
Full information on the different levels and requirements for First Aid in the Workplace can be found on the HSE website here.
The content covers the basic essentials required to provide emergency care to a patient. Candidates will receive training in a range of first aid skills including:
Additional topics can be included to suit your workplace eg head injuries, diabetes, heart attack, anaphylaxis
Participants will receive:
Successful candidates will be awarded a qualification in Emergency First Aid at Work qualification, valid for 3 years and externally certificated by Worksafe Training Systems.
Please Note: The HSE recommend that all workplace first aiders receive annual refresher training in first aid techniques whilst holding this qualification.
Duration: 6 hours
Cost per person: £65.00. Group rates available