First Aid at Work




Aims and objectives

The qualification is to benefit Learners by enabling them to attain the knowledge and practical competencies needed to deal with a range of first aid situations and/ or take on the role of a first aider in the workplace.

If you would like to make a block booking for a bespoke training course please contact us on 01469 552828 or email for more details.


Unit 1

• Identify the roles and responsibilities of a first aider

• Conduct a scene survey

• Identify when to administer Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

• CPR includes correct placement of AED pads and follows AED instructions

• Demonstrate CPR on a manikin

• How to place casualty into the recovery position

• Administer first aid to a casualty who is experiencing a seizure

• Identify mild or severe choking

• Identify how to control severe external bleeding

• Recognise when a casualty is suffering from shock

• Identify how to administer first aid to a casualty with small cuts, grazes, bruises, small splinters, minor burns and scalds

Unit 2

• Recognise suspected fractures, dislocations, sprains and strains

• Recognise suspected head injury and spinal injury and administer first aid

• Recognise flail chest, penetrating chest injury

• Administrate first aid for burns involving dry heat, wet heat, electricity and chemicals

• Identify how to administer first aid for eye injuries involving dust, chemical and embedded objects

• Identify routes that poisons can take to enter the body

• Recognise anaphylaxis


Three day course. This course is accredited with Qualsafe certification is awarded upon successful completion of the course.



    Head Office

    Redwood Park Estate
    DN41 8TH
    Company no. 03837010



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