First Aid at Work

First Aid at Work

Delegate rate: £260 plus VAT 

Course duration: 3 days 

Please bring photo ID with you

Who is the course designed for?

This course is designed for those who wish to become the appointed First Aider in the workplace. This person must be deemed a responsible person.

What does the course cover?

The course covers everything you need to know to become a qualified First Aider. The course covers a wide range of emergency first aid situations, enabling the candidate to assess and deal with an emergency not only promptly and confidently, but also in a safe way.

The course comprises of theoretical and practical sessions. Some of the topics covered include:

  • Legalities, Responsibilities and Reporting
  • Assessment of the situation
  • Resuscitation
  • Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
  • Shock (Inc. Anaphylaxis)
  • Bandaging
  • Fractures and spinal injuries
  • Heart attacks
  • Choking
  • Control of bleeding
  • Head injuries
  • Eye injuries
  • Poisoning
  • Chest injuries
  • Burns
  • Sprains and strains
  • Asthma
  • Diabetes
  • Epilepsy
  • Stroke

Assessing learning outcomes

Candidates are assessed on their knowledge and understanding throughout the course. They will be assessed at the end of each day on what they have learnt, culminating in a final multiple choice exam. Assessments include both written and practical tasks.

Venue Details

HCS Safety,West Point House, 321 Millbrook Road West, Southampton, Hampshire, SO15 0HW

023 80 894695

HCS Safety,West Point House, 321 Millbrook Road West, Southampton, Hampshire, SO15 0HW

023 80 894695