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 Basingstoke Hatch Warren - 24th May, 7th & 14th June 2019

Start date: 24th May 2019

First Aid at Work Crawley - 28th, 29th & 30th May 2019

Start date: 28th May 2019

First Aid at Work at Chorley Brooke Street - 4th, 5th & 6th June 2019

Start date: 4th Jun 2019

First Aid at Work at Bristol Bradley Stoke - 4th, 5th & 6th June 2019

Start date: 4th Jun 2019

First Aid at Work at Keystone Innovation Centre -Thetford - 10th, 11th & 12th June 2019

Start date: 10th Jun 2019

First Aid at Work at Darlington - 12th, 13th & 14th June 2019

Start date: 12th Jun 2019

First Aid at Work at Crawley - 12th, 13th & 17th June 2019

Start date: 12th Jun 2019

First Aid at Work at Biggleswade - 2nd, 3rd & 4th July 2019

Start date: 2nd Jul 2019

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