First Aid at Work
This is a 3 day first aid course aimed for people who want to received thorough first aid training. It is most suitable for people working in high-risk environments such as construction sites or warehouses.
Next First Aid at Work Course: 07/05/2024 08:45
VENUE: GTE Training Academy Bristol BS20 7FS
SPACES AVAILABLE: 12
£320 + VAT PER PERSON.
Group booking discount: minimum of 3 people (same course date) £275 + VAT PER PERSON.
This is a 3-day course and takes place in a classroom
This course is designed for people who want to receive first aid at work training.WHAT DO I NEED?
The minimum entry requirement is a good understanding of spoken and written English. If you have concerns in this area, please call us on 01275 398 665. The minimum age of attendance for this course is 16 years old, however delegates who are under the age of 18 must bring a completed parental consent form to the first day of the training course. A student cannot assume a responsibility in the workplace until they reach the age of 16, and then it is the employer's responsibility to ensure that the student is suitable for that role.HOW LONG IS THE COURSE?
3 consecutive daysWHAT WILL I LEARN?
- Adult resuscitation (CPR)*
- Allergic reaction
- Bone, muscle and joint injuries
- Burns and scalds
- Chest pains
- Choking adult
- Communication and casualty care
- Eye injuries
- Head injuries
- Defibrillator prompts and how to respond (theory-based)
- Defibrillator pad placement (theory-based)
- Low blood sugar
- Managing an emergency
- Minor and severe bleeding
- Poisons and what to do if someone has been poisoned
- Role of the first aider (including knowledge of health and safety regulations)
- Spinal injuries
- Unresponsive adult
Practical and written assessments by the instructor. The HSE requires 18 contact hours for this course. Participants must attend all sessions to be eligible for assessment, which is done by written assessments, continuous observation and questioning during the course.WHAT WILL I GET WHEN I PASS THE COURSE?
Upon completion you will receive a First aid at work certificate which is valid for three years. You should requalify before your certificate expires if you want to continue to provide first aid at workplace.
The First Aid at Work Requalification training course updates the first aid skills of those who need to renew their First Aid at Work certificate.