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First Aid at Work and Emergency First Aid at Work



The Emergency First Aid at Work course is taught over 1 full day and is suitable for those who are looking to gain the relevant knowledge and understanding for giving emergency treatment to someone who is injured or sick.  During this course candidates will learn the following:

 

- the role and responsibilities of an emergency first aider
- how to access an incident
- manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally
- manage an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally
- recognise and assist a casualty who is choking
- manage a casualty who is wounded and bleeding
- manage a casualty who is in shock
- understand how to manage a casualty with a minor injury

 

The First Aid at Work course is taught over 3 days and is suitable for those who are looking to gain the relevant knowlede and understanding for giving first aid treatment to someone who is injured or sick.  During this course candidates will learn the following:

 

- Legislation

- Responsibilities

- Action in an emergency

- Primary survey and secondary assessment

- The respiratory system

- Resuscitation

- Disorders of respiration

- Disorders of the circulation

- Wounds and bleeding

- Epilepsy

- Minor burns and scalds

- Foreign objects

- Bones, joints and muscle injuries

- Head and spinal injuries

- Chest and abdominal injuries

- Specialised burn injuries

- Eye injuries

- Poisoning

- Anaphylaxis

- Major illnesses

- Effects of extreme heat and cold

 

The course is assessed through written questions and practical observations. On completion candidates will be awarded a First Aid at Work certificate or an Emergency First Aid at Work certificate.

COURSE DATES

 

 


Venue: PENICUIK - FIRST AID AT WORK
FA0317: 10th, 11th, 12th March 2017
FA0817: 25th, 26th, 27th August 2017


Venue: PENICUIK, EMERGENCY FIRST AID AT WORK
EFA0118: 22nd January 2018
EFA0618: 11th June 2018
EFA1018: 1st October 2018


Price: £208.33 plus VAT (£250) or £58.33 plus VAT (£70) for Emergency First Aid
Comment: Full price payable on booking, ILA approved