First Aid At Work Course
A Range Of Topics
Health & Safety Law having a bearing on First Aid provision
The principles of First Aid
Actions in an emergency situation
Dangers from blood borne infections
Primary survey and secondary survey
Priorities of treatment
Causes of hypoxia and their treatments
Heart attack and angina
Dealing with wounds, internal bleeding, crush syndrome and suspension trauma
Shock and anaphylaxis
Concussion and compression
Moving and Handling
Fractures, sprains and strains
Diabetes and epilepsy
Conditions involving heat and cold
Poisons, stings and bites
- Three consecutive days
- Three individual days spread over a maximum of three weeks.
(While it is legal to complete this course within a ten week timeframe, experience shows that the more spread out these courses are the more difficulties candidates experience in terms of continuity, practice and revision.)
The First Aid at Work Refresher course is delivered over two days.
Please note that, if required, any of our training courses can be delivered at weekends.