emergency first aid at work training course

Emergency First Aid At Work Training Course

 

 The Emergency First Aid at Work Course provides you with an HSE approved certificate. It is valid for three years and meets government guidelines and recommended learning hours.

Training Course Details

 

The Emergency First Aid at Work Course provides you with an HSE approved certificate.

It is valid for three years and meets government guidelines and recommended learning hours.

The training day focuses on a core set of emergency lifesaving skills that can be applied across any working environment. Many of these are practical in nature – whereby an instructor will demonstrate and allow time for hands on practice.

Candidates also learn about their responsibilities as a first aider.

What to do when at the scene, what information to give to the emergency services and how to report after an accident.

Candidates will learn the skills required to manage a casualty that is unconscious, non-breathing, bleeding, ill or injured, prior to the arrival of the emergency services.

The areas covered are:

• Responsibilities of the First Aider

• How to check for breathing

• Assessment of injuries

• Recovery position

• Resuscitation of a non-breathing casualty (CPR)

• Choking

• Major bleeding and Shock management

• Minor injuries & burns

• Seizures

• Automated External Defibrillator (AED)

By its conclusion candidates will have the confidence to deal with an accident or sudden illness, whether it be at work, home or at leisure. Staff members are protected and can deliver first aid as and when required