2 Day First Aid at Work - Requalification

 
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FULL ATTENDANCE IS COMPULSARY AS IT IS AN OFQUAL REQUIREMENT FOR ALL CANDIDATES TO RECEIVE 12 HOURS CONTACT INSTRUCTION.

On completion of training, successful candidates should be able to:

  • Understand the role of the first aider including reference to the use of available equipment and the need for recording incidents and actions.

  • Understand the importance of basic hygiene in first-aid procedures.

  • Assess the situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency.

  • Administer first aid to a casualty who is unconscious and/or in seizure.

  • Administer cardiopulmonary resuscitation & the safe use of an AED.

  • Administer first aid to a casualty who is wounded or bleeding and/or in Shock

  • Administer first aid to a casualty who is choking.

  • Provide appropriate first aid for minor injuries.

  • Recognise the presence of major illness and applying general first aid principles in its management 

    • Soft tissue injuries;

    • Injuries to bones including suspected spinal injuries;

    • Chest injuries;

    • Burns and scalds;

    • Eye injuries including how to irrigate an eye;

    • Sudden poisoning and anaphylactic shock.

On successful completion of the course, candidates will receive a nationally recognised First Aid Qualification approved Level 3 First Aid at Work certificate, which will remain valid for 3 years.