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First Aid at Work Training (3 Day)

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First Aid at Work Training (3 Day)

First Aid at Work Training

 

Safewell’s three-day First Aid at Work course is suitable for people aged 16+ who might need to provide first aid by responding to a wide range of accidents, injuries and illnesses that they could encounter in their workplace. It is ideal for organisations whose needs assessment has identified a requirement for additional first aid training, such as having employees with a disability or a medical condition. This course also covers treatment for a variety of injuries and medical conditions.

First aid skills acquired

Learners will develop the first aid skills and confidence to help someone who:

is unresponsive and breathing

is unresponsive and not breathing, including how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED)

is choking

is bleeding

is suffering from shock

has burns

feels faint

has been poisoned

has a head injury

First Aid skills continued

Learners will also be able to help a casualty who is having a:

seizure

heart attack, including the administration of aspirin

angina attack

stroke

asthma attack

severe allergic reaction

diabetic emergency.

has hypothermia or heat exhaustion

has an injury to a bone, muscle or joint (including spinal injuries).

Assessment & Monitoring

The course also includes information on:

assessing a casualty

monitoring a casualty

where to get help

electrical incidents

accident recording and reporting

the control of substances hazardous to health (COSHH).

Each learner receives a training pack including resources and ideas to help them practice the skills covered. Depending on the course the pack will have differnt content specific to the type of course attended. For the First Aid at Work courses the pack includes a course companion workbook, first aid manual.

Each course meets the requirements outlined in the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981. The HSE requires a set amount of contact hours that differs for each course. Learners must attend all sessions to be eligible for assessment, which is done by continuous observation and questioning during the course.

On successful completion of each first aid course, you will receive a certificate which is valid for three years.

The number and type of first aiders is determined by the risks in your business. To help, the HSE publish a useful guide in thier First at Work INDG214 Guide and Table 2 from this guide is below to help.

First Aider Numbers INDG214 For more information or if you need help choosing which course is right please contact us.

The courses runs from 9am until 4-5pm each day (depending on the course), with a lunch break between the morning and afternoon sessions. Refreshements are provided. At our training facility the courses are delivered in comfortable classroom setting with a practical area. All courses offers a practical, hands-on approach to first aid that delivers the skills and confidence to use first aid skills in a real life situation. For added reassurance, each learner is assessed throughout the course using a range of practical demonstrations, question and answer sessions, quizzes and engaging activities designed to coach and support them. To ensure you get the most effective and practical learning experience we limit group size to 12 people.

We can provide lunch for £10/head or bring your own lunch; there is a kitchen, cutlery, water boiler and a microwave.

Book a Place or a Course

To book a place on one of our open courses, or arrange an in-house first aid course at your place of work, call the office or complete a contact form.
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Timetable

Courses start End of Feb 2020, running each month in Wootton Bassett at our offices. 10 places per course and 10% discount on all courses booked before 29th February 2020.

Look out shortly for an online timetable and booking.

Payment

Payment by Invoice or Card.

Lunch

If you would like lunch, please ask when booking. Lunch is £10 per person.

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