Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work

This course runs for 1 day.

The content of the Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work course will cover:

  • The role of the first aider
  • Communicating with a casualty
  • Assessing and monitoring a casualty
  • Contents of first aid kits (and avoiding cross infection)
  • Recording of incidents and accidents
  • Assessment of a situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency
  • Administer first aid to a casualty who is unconscious
  • Cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) Adult, Child & Baby
  • Choking
  • Wounds or bleeding
  • Shock
  • Seizures
  • Has minor conditions – to include: minor cuts, grazes and bruises, minor burns & scalds, small splinters

Did you know that an estimated 555,000 workers in Britain sustained an injury at work in 2017/18?

The Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 require all employers to make arrangements to ensure their employees receive immediate attention if they are injured or taken ill at work. This includes carrying out a risk assessment, appointing a suitable amount of first aiders and providing appropriate first aid training. However, having the correct first aid provision in the workplace is not just a legal requirement, it is incredibly important for the safety of all members of staff!

Who Should Attend?

This course is for people who want to become accredited in emergency first aid at work. If your workplace first aid assessment indicates that a certificate is required then you will need this course.

The Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work course is suitable for people in the workplace who may need to provide first aid to someone that has fallen ill at work.

Emergency First Aid At Work Qualification

The QA Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF) qualification is designed for individuals who wish to act as an emergency first aider in their workplace. Upon successful completion of this qualification, candidates will be equipped with the essential skills needed to give safe, prompt and effective first aid in emergency situations.

What’s more, as a regulated qualification, employers can book this course for their employees and rest assured that they have fulfilled their legal responsibilities for providing quality first aid training, without having to undertake any length due diligence checks.

Pre Requisites

Candidates must be physically able to carry out the procedures detailed in the course outline.

Certification

Successful candidates receive an approved (EFAW) certificate and personalised ID card valid for three years.

Please note upon expiry of your first aid certificate if you continue to be your companies trained first aider a re-qualification course becomes necessary.

Costs

1 – 3 Delegates £350 + VAT
4 – 6 Delegates £400 + VAT
7 – 12 Delegates £450 + VAT
Alternatively please look at our open courses at £100 + vat per person. VIEW COURSES 

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