Emergency First Aid at Work

Duration: 6 hours

Who is this course suitable for?

This course is designed to meet the first aid requirements of a low risk working environment such as offices, shops, food outlets etc. This means although the course is comprehensive it may not be suitable for high risk workplaces and a full First Aid at Work training course may be more appropriate. Students must be aged 16 or over to attend this course.

What will I learn?

See our full manual below for a comprehensive look at what is on offer during the Emergency first aid at work course. The basic syllabus is;

  • Roles and responsibilities of a first aider
  • First aid kit information and equipment
  • Aims and priorities of first aid
  • Primary assessment and Cardio Pulmonary
  • Resuscitation for the adult casualty
  • The recovery position
  • Choking
  • How to deal with minor, major bleeding and shock
  • Dealing with seizures
  • Some common medical complaints

What is the qualification?

The qualification will allow you be to be a nominated first aider in your workplace. The full title of the course and qualification is the Level 2 OFQUAL Emergency First Aid at Work. The qualification is valid for 3 years. The HSE do Strongly Recommend Annual Refresher Training.

Who will I be taught by?

Our trainers are not just professional teachers.  The majority are members of the Ambulance Service and other emergency services. They deliver factual training based on current guidelines and most importantly experience. This ensures you are being taught by a professional that has actually done in real terms what they are teaching you.