This is an accredited first aid course for the workplace. It is the basic requirement for nominated first aiders. To complete the course, students must successfully complete all of the practical assessments. Assessments are ongoing and carried out by the trainer. A three-year EFAW qualification will be issued to those participants who satisfy all of the assessment criteria.
Time – 9am – 4pm (includes teaching time and breaks)
Age – 14+ (NB: A student cannot assume a responsibility in the workplace until they reach the age of 16, and then it is the employer’s responsibility to ensure that the student is suitable for that role.)
It is recommended that all regular volunteers and paid staff over 18 attend this course.
Course content: –
Module 1 – Introduction
Module 2 – What is first aid?
Module 3 – Legislation
Module 4 – Responsibilities
Module 5 – Action in an emergency
Module 6 – Primary survey
Module 7 – Secondary assessment
Module 8 – The respiratory system
Module 9 – Resuscitation and AED
Module 10 – Disorders of respiration
Module 11 – Disorders of circulation
Module 12 – Wounds and bleeding
Module 13 – Seizures
Module 14 – Minor burns and scalds
Module 15 – Foreign objects
Module 16 – Course closure
The qualification lasts for three years, however you may wish to attend a half day refresher.
For more information please contact us by email or phone 0118 909 0927.