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:
Course relevant for EnglandCourse relevant for EnglandCourse relevant for WalesCourse relevant for WalesCourse relevant for ScotlandCourse relevant for Scotland
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.

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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.

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