1 Day
Course Name:
Emergency First Aid at Work
1 full day (9.30am – 4.30pm)
Validation of Certification: 3 years
Course details:
Maximum of 12 places available
About this course

This course provides foundation knowledge and practical skills for first aiders in workplaces of less than 50 or more employees and lower risk workplaces such as shops, hotels and small businesses. It provides candidates with confidence and knowledge to deal with first aid occurrences. It is compliant with Health and Safety (First Aid) regulations.

Who this course is for

This course is suitable for anyone who is anominated First Aider. No prior first aid experience is needed. It is designed for first aiders in smaller, low-risk working environments.

Candidates should have a positive attitude, be responsible, have an aptitude to help, be able to think clearly in times of need, be willing and able to learn new skills, be physically able to deal with first aid situations and have good communication skills.

What the course will cover
  • Decision making – assess situation and act safely and promptly
  • First Aid provision – legalities
  • First Aider – Roles and responsibilities
  • Assessing a situation/incident
  • Knowing when to call for help
  • Reporting of incidents
  • Managing first aid incidents/emergencies
  • Communication and casualty care
  • Primary Survey
  • Minimising cross contamination
  • Safe use of equipment
  • Unresponsive casualty
  • Resuscitation (adult CPR)
  • Anaphylactic shock
  • Seizures (adult)
  • Choking (Adult)
  • Unconsciousness
  • Bleeding
  • Burns
  • Breathing problems
  • Shock
  • Defibrillator prompts and how to respond

An assessment is used to determine the candidates competency. It will involve practical and oral questions and a short multiple choice paper. This qualification lasts for 3 years.

Course ‘Housekeeping’

All candidates will receive a course book and a certificate on completion. The course involves scenario based role play activities so candidates should dress appropriately. Please advise in advance of any movement/bending problems so we adapt planned activities. But please be aware that candidates should be physically able to participate, as non-participation may prevent candidates from being awarded a pass.


Individual Price
£65 + VAT
Our Location
(Per candidate)
Group Price
£400 + VAT
Your Location
(Max 12 candidates)