Candidates successfully completing this course will be entitled to act as a first aider in the workplace. This Emergency First Aid at Work course may be more suitable whereby a needs assessment has identified a low-risk work environment. This course complies with the Health & Safety (First-Aid) Regulations 1981 (Appendix 6 Content of an Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) Course)
Note: The Emergency First Aid at Work course is unit 1 and day 1 of the First Aid at Work 3 day course
In addition to the subjects covered on a standard Emergency First Aid at Work course it also includes training relevant to a school environment
In accordance with Appendix 6 H&S (First-Aid) Regulations 1981;
The role of the first aider, importance of preventing cross infection, the need for recording incidents and actions, use of available equipment, Assessing the situation & act safely in an emergency, Administer Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation, Safe use of an Automated External Defibrillator, Administer first aid to a casualty who is: unconscious (including seizures), choking, wounded or bleeding, suffering from shock,
Provide appropriate first aid for Minor Injuries (small cuts, grazes, bruises, minor burns, scalds & small splinters)
Administer Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation to a child, Recognition and management of Asthma, Recognition and management of Anaphylaxis, Recognition and management of Diabetes, Administer first aid to a child who is: unconscious (including seizures) choking
Successful candidates will be awarded the FRFA Level 2 Emergency First Aid at Work Including Paediatric Element certificate valid for 3 years.
Accreditation is provided by First Response First Aid Ltd in accordance with the Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.
Although it is not a requirement, Ofqual certification can also be provided at an additional charge per person.
Group size: 12 Candidates per 1 Trainer/Assessor Assessment method: Activities, test paper, practical assessment Pre-requisite: None Suggested progression: Recommended Annual Refresher Training; Mandatory Requalification every three years by re-taking one-day course; First Aid at Work 3 day qualification; Automatic External Defibrillation training; To book this training please contact the Health, Safety & Wellbeing Team by Telephone: 0116 305515 or by Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Please note that training prices quoted are exclusive of VAT. This training can be provided at your venue, please contact the Health, Safety & Wellbeing Team for a quotation.