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.
The Definition of a First Aider
The Aims of First Aid
First Aid Kit
2. SAFETY AND CASUALTY CARE
Chain of Survival
3. BASIC LIFE SUPPORT (BLS)
Primary Care & Recovery Position
Adult Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Automated External Defibrillation (AED)
Adult and Child Choking
Types of Bleeding
Haemostatic Dressing Application
Seizures and Epilepsy
4. MINOR INJURIES
Small Cuts, Grazes and Bites
Burns and Scalds
There is no final exam each learner is continuously assessed by the trainer/assessor during their training. It is then both the responsibility and decision of the trainer/assessor to determine if each learner has reached the level required to become a first aider within the work place.
Successful learners will be certified by The International Certification and Training Academy (TICTA) which is valid for three years from course completion date.