HSE First Aid at Work (FAW) – 3 Day

What you will learn

The content of the course will cover how to deal with the following

  • The role of the first aider
  • Head injuries
  • Managing an emergency
  • Health and safety (first aid) regulations
  • Communication and casualty care
  • Low blood sugar
  • Asthma
  • Poisoning
  • Bleeding (minor and severe)
  • Resuscitation (adult CPR)
  • Bone, muscle and joint injuries
  • Seizures (adult)
  • Burns and scalds
  • Severe allergic reaction
  • Chest pains (including heart attack)
  • Shock
  • Choking (adult)
  • Spinal injuries
  • Eye injuries
  • Stroke
  • Fainting
  • Unresponsive casualty
  • Defibrillator prompts and how to respond
  • Defibrillator pad placement

Assessment

Continuous observation of practical skills by the trainer and written assessments.

Candidates need a basic command of English (defined as Level 2).

Training can also be offered through the medium of Welsh.

Please contact us for further information.

Certification

Successful candidates will receive a certificate which is valid for three years.

Prices

Individual Students

You can book onto an “Open” course delivered at venues across North Wales.

For Prices view our online shop

Open courses are subject to minimum numbers.  If the course has insufficient numbers then the date may be changed. You will always receive at least 14 days notice if this occurs and will be offered a refund if the date is not convenient for you.

Corporate Package

Corporate pricing is available, we are able to deliver training at your own site (subject to suitability of the venue) or at our site.  This enables you to book entire courses, secure dates that are convenient for your organisation and reduce your costs.

Want to know more?

If you’d like to find out more about this course, thinking of registering, or are looking to find out if we can tailor a course to your needs, then please feel free to get in touch with us via email, calling +44 (0)1248 603 012 or using any of the details on our Contact page

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