Emergency First Aid at Work

Course Information

This 6 hour course will help you meet your regulatory requirements if a risk assessment indicates that first aid training covering emergency protocols only, is sufficient for your workplace. The course can be adapted to suit a particular audience and is ideal for lower risk businesses, in line with the Health and Safety UK (First Aid) regulations 1981.

INTRODUCTION

  • The Definition of a First Aider

  • The Aims of First Aid

  • Rescuer Protection

  • First Aid Kit

  • Reporting Accidents

 

SAFETY & CASUALTY CARE

  • SAFE                                         

  • Life Cycle                                      

  • Chain of Survival 

 

BASIC LIFE SUPPORT (BLS)                                 

  • Primary Care and Recovery Position                          

  • Adult Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

  • Automated External Defibrillation (AED)

  • Adult and Child Choking

  • Types of Bleeding

  • Bleeding Control

  • Haemostatic Dressing Application

  • Tourniquet Application

  • Shock

  • Seizures and Epilepsy

MINOR FIRST AID                                

  • Small Cuts, Grazes and Bites

  • Bruises

  • Small Splinters

  • Nosebleeds

  • Burns and Scalds