First Aid at Work (FAW) – approved by the Health & Safety Executive (HSE) and complies with Health & Safety (first aid) Regulations 1981.
This course provides a comprehensive set of practical skills needed by a first aider in most workplaces to become a confident first aid at work representative.
This three day course is designed to provide thorough first aid training meeting the standards required to help comply with Health and Safety (First aid) regulations.
First Aid at Work Course
Duration: 3 Days
To ensure that upon completion of the course, students will be both competent and confident dealing with accidents and injuries in the workplace.
First Aid at Work Course Content:
- Legal responsibilities of a first aider
- Main requirements of a first aider
- First Aid equipment and use of medication
- Keeping records
- Emergency response (practical hands on training)
- CPR (Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation)
- Unconscious casualty
- Obstructed airway
- Dangers of infection
- Control of Major Bleeding
- Head injuries
- Acute illness
- Heart Attack & Angina
- Eye injuries
- Spinal Injuries
There will be a practical assessment at the end of the course.
A 3-hour refresher course must be taken on the 1st and 2nd anniversary of this course and a 2-day re-qualification course must be taken within a 3 year period of this course.
If you would like to discuss enrolling on our First Aid at Work course please contact us.