First Aid at Work
It is a requirement of the Health & Safety law that employers provide a safe and healthy environment to work in. If your assessment of first aid needs highlights the need for qualified first aiders, then this level 3 qualification will provide you with suitable, highly trained personnel.
Who is this course aimed at?
This comprehensive three day course covers a wide range of first aid emergencies, enabling all participants to deal with emergency situations with confidence in a prompt, safe and effective way. In addition this course will include any protocol changes that may have arisen since their last training course. This course will give the participants a qualification to the highest level of First Aid, meeting the statutory requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.
How long will the course take?
What topics will it cover?
• Legalities, responsibilities and reporting
• Assessment of the situation
• Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
• Fractures and spinal injuries
• Control of bleeding
• Heart attacks
• Head injuries
• Chest injuries
• Shock (including Anaphylaxis)
• Eye injuries
• Sprains and strains
What books will I need?
No books are needed.
Is there an exam?
Summative practical assessment is on-going by the instructor each day, along with a written assessment on each day.
When will I know if I've passed?
A three year Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work will be issued to the learner, subject to successful assessment.
How much will it cost?
£195+VAT per candidate.