1 DAY EMERGENCY FIRST AID AT WORK TRAINING

In the event of a life-threatening illness or injury, having a first-aid-trained workforce could be the difference between life and death. Our course will give you the skills and the confidence to provide emergency first aid, making for a safer workplace.

OBJECTIVES:

By the end of this course, delegates will be armed with the skills needed to give emergency first aid. They will also be able to assist a fully-qualified first aider in an emergency situation.

DURATION:

This one-day course is held by our highly trained and experienced tutors.

COURSE CONTENT:

  • The role of the first aider
  • Managing an emergency
  • Communication and casualty care
  • Bleeding (minor and severe)
  • Burns
  • Choking (adult)
  • Defibrillator prompts and how to respond to them
  • Health and safety (first aid) regulations
  • Resuscitation (adult CPR)
  • Seizures (adults)
  • Shock
  • Unresponsive casualties
  • Defibrillator pad placement

CERTIFICATION AND ASSESSMENT:

At the end of the course, delegates will be assessed using a multiple-choice exam paper and a range of practical assessments – both of which have an 80% pass mark. Once they pass, delegates will be awarded a QST certificate which is valid for three years.