First Aid Courses

 

Our first aid courses provide the skills and knowledge you need to give essential life-saving support and treat casualties.

Emergency First Aid at Work (Level 3)

This course is for employees designated as “Appointed Persons”. Concentrates on resuscitation skills and techniques to stabilise a casualty prior to the arrival of medical aid.
This course concentrates on resuscitation skills and techniques to stabilise a casualty prior to the arrival of medical aid.
Learning Type: Interactive session utilising multimedia presentation, review of real life incidents, syndicate exercises, group participation and discussion.
Duration: 1 day (six hours)
Individuals can book on to our pre-scheduled courses.

This course contains the theoretical and practical aspects of Emergency First Aid at Work:

  • Communication and responsibilities in an emergency
  • Basic life support
  • Recognition and treatment of shock
  • Management of the unconscious casualty
  • Identifying wounds and control of bleeding

 

Aims & Objectives:

To give an understanding of the basic essentials of Life Support and in the initial overall management of casualties, and pre-hospital care situations.

Level 2 emergency first aid at work (EFAW) certificate, valid for 3 years. We recommend refreshing your skills every 12 months

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First Aid at Work (Level 3)

For employees designated as workplace “First Aiders”
This course concentrates on resuscitation skills and techniques to stabilise a casualty prior to the arrival of medical aid.
Learning Type: Interactive session utilising multimedia presentation, review of real life incidents, syndicate exercises, group participation and discussion.
Duration: 3 days
Individuals can book on to our pre-scheduled courses

The HSE require the employer to have suitably qualified first aiders available to their workforce at all times. For example, there should be at least one fully trained First Aider for every 50 people in an office environment. Such a person must have attended an HSE recognised First Aid at Work course and then continue to update their skills every three years. This course contains the theoretical and practical aspects of First Aid at Work:

  • Communication and responsibilities in an emergency
  • Basic life support
  • Recognition and treatment of shock
  • Management of the unconscious casualty
  • Identifying wounds and control of bleeding
  • Recognition and management of injuries to bones, muscles and joints
  • Management of burns and scalds
  • Recognition of illnes
  • Treatment of minor injuries
  • Treatment of eye injuries
  • Treatment for poisons
  • Transport of casualty
  • Personal hygiene in treating wounds
  • Contents of a First Aid box and its use
  • Purchasing First Aid supplies
  • Simple record keeping and personal hygiene in treating wounds

 

Aims & Objectives:
To give an understanding of the essentials of Life Support and First Aid necessary in the initial overall management of casualties, and pre hospital care situations.

Level 3 first aid at work (FAW) certificate, valid for 3 years. We recommend refreshing your skills every 12 months.

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Book here: training@1stoptionsafety.com
Or call 0203 301 1256

First Aid at Work Refresher (Level 3)

This course is for employees designated as workplace “First Aiders”. Concentrates on resuscitation skills and techniques to stabilise a casualty prior to the arrival of medical aid.
This course concentrates on resuscitation skills and techniques to stabilise a casualty prior to the arrival of medical aid.
Learning Type: Interactive session utilising multimedia presentation, review of real life incidents, syndicate exercises, group participation and discussion.
Duration: 2 days (twelve hours)
Individuals can book on to our pre-scheduled courses

The HSE require the employer to have suitably qualified first aiders available to their workforce at all times. For example, there should be at least one fully trained First Aider for every 50 people in an office environment. Such a person must have attended an HSE recognised First Aid at Work course and then continue to update their skills every three years. This course contains the theoretical and practical aspects of First Aid at Work:

  • Communication and responsibilities in an emergency
  • Basic life support
  • Recognition and treatment of shock
  • Management of the unconscious casualty
  • Identifying wounds and control of bleeding
  • Recognition and management of injuries to bones, muscles and joints
  • Management of burns and scalds
  • Recognition of illnes
  • Treatment of minor injuries
  • Treatment of eye injuries
  • Treatment for poisons
  • Transport of casualty
  • Personal hygiene in treating wounds
  • Contents of a First Aid box and its use
  • Purchasing First Aid supplies
  • Simple record keeping and personal hygiene in treating wounds

 

Aims & Objectives:
To give an understanding of the essentials of Life Support and First Aid necessary in the initial overall management of casualties, and pre hospital care situations.

Refresher of the level 3 first aid at work (FAW) certificate, valid for 3 years. We recommend refreshing your skills every 12 months.

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Book here: training@1stoptionsafety.com
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Annual First Aid Refresher

This is a three-hour refresher that provides first aiders with an opportunity to practise and update their skills as a qualified first aider, at any time while their first aid certificate is valid. The HSE strongly recommends that you attend a refresher session once every year during this three year period.
Learning Type: Interactive session utilising multimedia presentation, review of real life incidents, syndicate exercises, group participation and discussion.
Duration: 3 hours
Individuals can book on to our pre-scheduled courses

Over a half day period, Learners will leave with a renewed confidence having had the opportunity to practise essential first aid procedures, including:
managing an unresponsive casualty, CPR, wounds and bleeding, shock and more.

 

Aims & Objectives:

To refresh your understanding of the basic essentials of Life Support and in the initial overall management of casualties, and pre-hospital care situations.

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Book here: training@1stoptionsafety.com
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