Course AimsThis course is ideal for employees who have been identified to act as the first aider in low risk workplace environments.
Course ContentThe Emergency First Aid at Work training syllabus covers:
Understand the role and responsibilities of the first aider
Recording and reporting of accidents and incidents including RIDDOR
Contents of a first aid kit (including preventing cross infection)
Assessing the situation and acting safely, effectively and promptly in an emergency
Administer first aid to a casualty who is/requires:
Unconscious (including seizure)
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
Wounded and bleeding
Suffering from shock
Appropriate first aid for minor injuries including minor cuts, grazes, bruises, small splinters, minor burns and scalds
In addition, discussion of specific work related injuries/illness to include topics such as -
Heart Attack including Angina
Learners are continuously assessed throughout the course to ensure learning outcomes have been achieved. Successful learners will recieve an Approved Certificate from Sibbald Limited which is valid for 3 years.