Emergency First Aid at Work (1 day)

This course covers the skills required by a First Aider in the modern workplace and will equip you with the knowledge to deal with First aid emergencies.
On completion of training, successful candidates will be able to:

Understand the role of the First Aider including reference to the use of available equipment and the need for recording incidents and actions;
Understand the importance of basic hygiene in First Aid procedures;
Assess the situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency;
Administer First Aid to a casualty who is unconscious and/or in seizure;
Administer cardiopulmonary resuscitation;
Administer First Aid to a casualty who is wounded or bleeding and/or in shock;
Administer First Aid to a casualty who is choking;
Provide appropriate First Aid for minor injuries

How long is the course?
Course duration is 1 day and contains realistic scenario based exercises.

How will i be assessed?
Continuous assessment is used to evaluate the candidates and there is no final practical assessment.