This course is designed for First Aiders in the workplace and complies with all current Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1982.
Certificates are valid for three years.
- The Role of the First Aider
- First aid kits
- Incident reporting
- Control of bleeding
- Burns and scalds
- Diabetic emergencies
- Sprains, strains, fractures and dislocations
- Head injuries
- Eye injuries
- Poisons and gases
- Allergic reactions
- Angina and Heart Attack
- Treatment of the unconscious casualty
- Resuscitation (CPR)
Assessment is by both practical and written examination, monitored by external assessors. On the final day of the course the assessment is carried out by a Doctor and a senior trainer.
This course is 3 full days duration or 18 hours.