FIRST AID COURSES

FIRST AID TRAINING

Wiltshire, Dorset, Hampshire & Somerset

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First Aid Dorset Health and Safety LTD Courses Wiltshire

Level 3 First Aid at Work (FAW) Course

Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) Course

Level 3 First Aid at Work (FAW) Course

LEVEL 3 EMERGENCY FIRST AID

AT WORK COURSE

Accredited First Aid Courses

 

Course Information

The QA Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF) qualification is designed for individuals who wish to act as an emergency first aider in their workplace. Upon successful completion of this qualification, candidates will be equipped with the essential skills needed to give safe, prompt and effective first aid in emergency situations. What’s more, as a regulated qualification, employers can book this course for their employees and rest assured that they have fulfilled their legal responsibilities for providing quality first aid training, without having to undertake any lengthy due diligence checks.

Whats Covered?

The roles and responsibilities of an emergency first aider

Assessing an incident

Managing an unresponsive casualty

CPR and defibrillation

Recovery Position

Choking

Seizures

Shock

Wounds and bleeding

Minor injuries: 

 Cuts, grazes and bruises

 Minor burns and scalds

Pre-requisites

Candidates must be physically able to deal with emergency procedures

 

Validity of Award

36 months

 

Length of Course

Minimum of 6 contact hours (1-day)

Assessment

This qualification is assessed through practical and oral questioning through the duration of the course by the tutor. Learners must practically demonstrate the application of the correct techniques in all the First Aid areas indicated within the learning outcomes of the unit.

£120 pp plus VAT (minimum of 6)

LEVEL 3 FIRST AID AT WORK COURSE

Accredited First Aid Courses

 

Course Information

The QA Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) qualification is specifically designed for individuals who wish to act as a first aider in their workplace. Successful candidates will learn how to manage a range of injuries and illnesses that could occur at work and will be equipped with the essential skills needed to give emergency first aid. What’s more, as a regulated qualification, employers can book this course for their employees and rest assured that they have fulfilled their legal responsibilities for providing quality first aid training, without having to undertake any lengthy due diligence checks.

Whats Covered?

The role and responsibilities of a first aider

Assessing an incident

Managing an unresponsive casualty

CPR and defibrillation

Recovery Position

Heart Attack

Stroke

Choking

Epilepsy

Asthma

Diabetes

Anaphylaxis Shock

Head and spinal injuries

Chest injuries

Wounds and bleeding

Fractures

Sprains, strains and dislocations

Minor injuries

Burns and scalds

Poisoning

Eye injuries

Pre-requisites

Candidates must be physically able to deal with emergency procedures

 

Validity of Award

36 months

 

Length of Course

Minimum of 18 contact hours (3-days)

Assessment

The qualification is assessed as set out below:

 

  • Continual assessment by the tutor

  • Injuries to bones, muscles and joints, including suspected spinal injuries

  • Completion of a Theory Examination Paper to the satisfaction of the course tutor

  • Demonstrating the ability to carry out CPR on an adult manikin

  • Demonstrating the ability to carry out first aid for an unconscious casualty

  • Demonstrating the ability to carry out first aid for a workplace emergency situation.

 

£ 240 pp plus VAT (minimum of 6)

 
07841 023522
01305 771654
Office:-
Dorset Health & Safety Ltd
3 Stoke Road
Weymouth
Dorset
DT4 9JF
Training Centre:-
The Portway Centre,
1 Old Sarum Park,
Old Sarum,
Salisbury,
SP4 6EB
Our scheduled courses in Salisbury are easily accessible from:
 
Dorset, Wiltshire, Hampshire and Somerset UK.
 
We can also deliver courses in both UK and Europe; please call or email us to arrange a date and location to suit your requirements.

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