3 Day First Aid at work course

Apporpriate for:
Suitable for higher risk areas and larger populations. First Aid at Work satisfies the requirements of the Health and Safety Executive (HSE). This course will give the participants a qualification to the highest level of First Aid, meeting the statutory requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981..

Duration:
3 day

Venue:
All locations.

Maximum no. of delegates:
12 delegates

Course outline:

  • Acts and regulations
  • First aid provision
  • Responsibilities
  • Scene assessment
  • Hygiene
  • First aid kits
  • Reporting
  • Casualty priority
  • Primary and secondary assessment
  • Unconscious casualty
  • Airway management
  • Top to toe survey
  • Recovery position
  • CPR
  • Defibrillator training
  • Choking
  • Shock
  • Fainting
  • Bleed control
  • Amputations
  • Epilepsy
  • Asthma
  • Heart attack
  • Angina
  • Diabetes
  • Stroke
  • Open fracture
  • Closed fracture
  • Support sling
  • Elevation sling
  • Spinal injuries
  • Head injuries
  • Concussion,
  • Ccompression
  • Skull fracture
  • Sprains
  • Strains
  • Dislocations
  • Bruising
  • Chest injuries
  • Abdominal injuries
  • Crush injuries
  • Electric shock
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Poisoning
  • Burns
  • Chemical burns
  • Hypothermia
  • Heat exhaustion
  • Heat stroke
  • Eye injuries
  • Embedded objects
  • Splinters
  • Bites stings
  • Child and baby first aid techniques

Qualifications / Creftification awarded:
Summative practical assessment is ongoing by the instructor each day, along with a written assessment on each day. A three year Level 3 Award (Level 6 in Scotland) in First Aid at Work will be issued to the learner, subject to successful assessment.