1st November 2018

Emergency First Aid at Work

Qualification level: 3
Total qualification time: 1 day

This is a national award satisfying the requirements of the regulatory body for First Aid – the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).

This course requires a minimum of six contact hours in the classroom.  There is a requirement to carry out CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) on the floor so learners must be physically able to work on the floor. 

 A range of subjects are covered including:

  • Responsibilities and reporting
  • Resuscitation and AED (Automatic External Defibrillator) awareness
  • Burns
  • Assessment of the situation
  • Anatomy
  • Choking
  • Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
  • Minor injuries
  • Epilepsy
  • Basic hygiene in First Aid
  • Bleeding control
  • Shock
First Aid Courses