Athena Medical Services

First Aid at work (FAAW) 3 day

This FIRST AID at WORK course covers the practical skills needed by a first aider in the modern work place. This course will give you the confidence and knowledge to deal with first aid emergencies. This course fulfils the requirement for workplace first aid and complies with Health & Safety legislation or anyone wanting a comprehensive, interactive introduction to first aid at work. This is done as a level 3 QCF award.

About this course

 

This FIRST AID at WORK course covers the practical skills needed by a first aider in the modern work place. This course will give you the confidence and knowledge to deal with first aid emergencies. This can be done as a level 3 QCF award. This course can be done as an individual or 'on-site' with your own organisation as a company group.

 

WHO IS THE COURSE SUITABLE FOR?

 

This course is suitable for ‘Nominated workplace first aiders’ and complies with Health & Safety legislation or anyone wanting a comprehensive, interactive introduction to first aid at work.

 

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

 

The course will give you the knowledge and confidence to deal with a first aid emergency in the workplace.

 

COURSE CONTENT

 

a)      Accidents and illness

b)      Using the First Aid Kit

c)      Simple record keeping

d)     Causes and Treatment of the unconscious casualty

e)      Chest complaints and Heart Attacks

f)       Resuscitation

g)      Choking

h)      Shock

i)        Circulation and bleeding

j)        Burns and Scalds

k)      Poisoning

l)        Fractures and Soft tissue injury

 

ASSESSMENT AND CERTIFICATION

 

After completing a final assessment, successful candidates will receive an approved FIRST AID AT WORK certificate and wallet card that is issued by FIRST AID AWARDS.

This certificate is valid for three years but we do strongly recommend an annual refreasher.

 

 

Duration: 3 Days

Price: £295 per person or £1200 as a group of up to 12 students.