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First Aid at Work

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    Other

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  • Course Code
    E82260

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Summary

This first aid course provides the comprehensive set of practical skills needed by first aiders in most workplaces to become a confident first aider at work

Giving both the ability and knowledge to deal with first aid emergencies, it meets the standards required to help comply with Health and Safety (First Aid) regulations

The content of the course will cover how to deal with the following:

  • The role of the first aider
  • Managing an emergency
  • Communication and casualty care
  • Asthma
  • Bleeding (minor and severe)
  • Bone, muscle and joint injuries
  • Burns and scalds
  • Chest pains (including heart attack
  • Choking (Adult)
  • Eye injuries
  • Fainting
  • Defibrillator prompts and how to respond
  • Head injuries
  • Health and Safety (first aid) regulations
  • Low blood sugar
  • Poisoning
  • Resuscitation (adult CPR)
  • Seizures (adult)
  • Severe allergic reaction
  • Shock
  • Spinal injuries
  • Stroke
  • Unresponsive casualty
  • Defibrillator pad placement

There is ongoing assessment on this course. All candidates will be awarded a certificate that is valid for 3 years.

Duration : 3 days
Times : 9am to 4.30pm

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements.

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