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 Farnborough Pyestock - 27th, 28th & 29th August 2019

Start date: 27th Aug 2019

First Aid at Work at Prestbury Cheltenham -27th, 28th & 29th August 2019

Start date: 27th Aug 2019

First Aid at Work at Keystone Innovation Centre, Thetford - 28th, 29th & 30th August 2019

Start date: 28th Aug 2019

First Aid at Work at Crawley - 3rd, 4th & 5th September 2019

Start date: 3rd Sep 2019

First Aid at Lichfield Garrick Theatre - 9th, 10th & 11th September 2019

Start date: 9th Sep 2019

First Aid at Work at Northampton Riverside - 12th, 16th & 18th September 2019

Start date: 12th Sep 2019

First Aid at Work at Leeds Colton Mill - 23rd, 24th & 26th September 2019

Start date: 23rd Sep 2019

First Aid at Work at Gillingham Brompton - 26th, 27th September & 3rd October 2019

Start date: 26th Sep 2019

First Aid at Work at Fulham - 1st, 2nd & 3rd October 2019

Start date: 1st Oct 2019

First Aid at Work at Chorley Brooke Street - 2nd, 3rd & 4th October 2019

Start date: 2nd Oct 2019

First Aid at Work at Colchester Stanway - 14th, 15th & 16th October 2019

Start date: 14th Oct 2019

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

Start date: 21st Oct 2019

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

Start date: 21st Oct 2019

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

Start date: 21st Oct 2019

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