For any employee who requires a basic introductory course to first aid and carry out emergency first aid such as preventing blood loss or resuscitation.
Emergency First Aid at Work Overview
To provide delegates with a basic knowledge of first aid so as they will be able to assist when a first aider is not available.
Structure & Content: 1 day
- Principles of First Aid & role of First Aider
- Primary Survey
- Secondary Assessment
- The Respiratory System
- Disorders of Respiration
- Disorders of Circulation
- Wounds & bleeding
- Minor burns & Scalds
- Foreign Objects
- First Aid Kits
This course does have a formal exam at its conclusion; however, this may be optional for the ½ day course.
On completion of this course an Attendance certificate will be awarded to each delegate.
If we were confronted with a major injury in the workplace or at home, we all wish we had the skills to deal with the emergency. This short course is aimed at giving delegates some basic skills to deal with these emergencies.
We can deliver this as a shortened ½ day course where limited First Aid knowledge is required.