First Aid at Work 17th and 18th May 2022 HP3

17th and 18th December 2021

The First Aid at Work (Great Britain) is designed for the purpose of meeting the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981. This programme meets the statutory needs of employers in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland needing at least one First Aider on the premises.  

This First Aid at Work course is HSE recognised and required for any business with 50+ employees.  Once qualified, holders of this First Aid at Work certificate can be used as a First Aider in the workplace in accordance with the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974.

Who is this course for?

It is most suited to those working in high-risk environments, such as building sites or warehouses.  However, it is also suited to those working around many people such as adventure centres, sports centres, leisure complexes, primary schools, secondary schools, colleges, universities and businesses. 

This course can be adapted to suit a particular audience, for example, Teaching and Support Staff, Dental and Veterinary Staff, Nursery and Pre School Staff etc.

Subjects covered in this course include:

  • Adult resuscitation (CPR)
  • Allergic reaction
  • Asthma
  • Bone, muscle and joint injuries
  • Burns and scalds
  • Chest pains
  • Choking adult
  • Communication and casualty care
  • Eye injuries
  • Fainting
  • Head injuries
  • Defibrillator prompts and how to respond (theory based)
  • Defibrillator pad placement (theory based)
  • Low blood sugar
  • Managing an emergency
  • Minor and severe bleeding
  • Poisons and what to do if someone has been poisoned
  • Role of the first aider (including knowledge of health and safety regulations)
  • Seizures
  • Shock
  • Spinal injuries
  • Stroke
  • Unresponsive adult

All candidates must be 16yrs+ to complete this course.

This course is HSE compliant.

Further information about this qualification

Cost - £225.00

Venue - Avia House, Avia Close, Hemel Hempstead, HP3 9TH

Date/Timings - 17th and 18th May 2022, 930am to 4pm

Course Delivery: This course is delivered as a Blended course.  The online part will take approx 3-6 hours in your own time to complete before attending the 2 day face to face part of the course.  The online part must be completed before the face to face training.

Certification: Valid for 3 Years. 

Accreditation: Emergency First Response, certificated

Duration: 3-6 hours online then 2 days face to face.

Progression - EFR First Aid Instructor

Ratios – We work on a ratio of 1:12 Candidates

Administration – Each candidate is given an EFR Primary and Secondary Care book and an EFR First Aid at Work book

Assessment – Each candidate must pass 1 x online test and a theory and practical assessment on the final day of the face to face training

Ready to book a training course? Give us a call on 020 3290 9014