First Aid at Work

What Will I learn?

You will learn the practical skills needed by first aiders in most workplaces to become a confident first aider at work.

Key Topics:

  • Aims & priorities of First Aid
  • HSE regulations, including first aid kits and recording of incidents and accidents
  • How to deal with an emergency
  • Casualty assessment
  • Recovery position
  • Practical resuscitation - CPR
  • Choking and other airway complications
  • External and internal bleeding major and minor
  • Eyes, Ears and Nose injuries Fracture management, muscles and joint injuries
  • Spinal injuries
  • Head injuries
  • Recognise and how to deal with shock, anaphylactic shock and electric shock
  • Burns & scalds
  • Heart conditions
  • Stroke
  • Seizures
  • Diabetes
  • Poisons
  • Understanding and usage of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
  • Written & practical assessments
Relevant for:
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Tags:

FIRAID | FATFAW

First Aid at Work Course
Who should attend this course?

This course is for anyone wishing to become a competent First aider in the workplace.

First Aid at Work Courses

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First Aid at Work at Biggleswade - 7th, 18th & 25th October 2019

Start date: 18th Oct 2019

First Aid at Work at Farnborough Pyestock - 21st, 22nd & 23rd October 2019

Start date: 21st Oct 2019

First Aid at Work at Leicester Blaby - 21st, 22nd & 23rd October 2019

Start date: 21st Oct 2019

First Aid at Work at Bristol -21st, 22nd & 23rd October 2019

Start date: 22nd Oct 2019

First Aid at Work at Gillingham Brompton - 6th, 7th & 8th November 2019

Start date: 6th Nov 2019

First Aid at Work at Darlington - 6th, 7th & 8th November 2019

Start date: 6th Nov 2019

First Aid at Work at Northampton Riverside - 12th, 13th & 15th November 2019

Start date: 12th Nov 2019

First Aid at Work at Crawley - 13th, 19th & 20th November 2019

Start date: 13th Nov 2019

First Aid at Work at Lichfield Garrick - 18th, 19th & 20th November 2019

Start date: 18th Nov 2019

First Aid at Work at Livingston Village 20th, 21st & 22nd November 2019

Start date: 20th Nov 2019

First Aid at Work at Colchester Stanway - 4th, 5th & 6th December 2019

Start date: 4th Dec 2019

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