First Aid at Work (New)

QA Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (3 day course)

Unit 1 – Emergency First Aid in the Workplace

  • Assembly and introductions
  • Role and responsibility of first aider
  • Incident and casualty assessment
  • CPR
  • Unconscious casualty breathing normally
  • Management of a seizure
  • Choking casualty
  • Shock
  • External bleeding
  • Minor injuries
  • Completing accident report form

Unit 2 – Recognition and Management of Illness and Injury in the Workplace

  • Respiratory system
  • Hypoxia
  • Chest injuries
  • Asthma and hyperventilation
  • Circulatory system
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Eye injuries
  • Shock
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angina and heart attack
  • Stroke
  • Burns and scalds
  • Poisonous substances
  • Fractures, dislocations, sprains and strains
  • Head and spinal injuries
  • Secondary survey
  • Major illnesses: Epilepsy and diabetes

 

Upcoming course dates (providing minimum number of candidates is met)

4-6 April 2016

3-5 May 2016

27-29 June 2016

11-13 July 2016

22-24 August 2016

 

 

Please call 01782 771177 for more information and prices