Target Audience & Prerequisites
This 3 hour course is suitable for first aiders who hold a current Emergency First Aid or Full First Aid at Work certificate. It is aimed at providing first aiders with an update on first aid regulations during the 3 year certification period.
Please note – This half day course is not aimed at those who need to renew at the end of the 3 year period. If you have a first aid certificate that is due to expire then you need to attend the 2 day Refresher First Aid course.
The provision of first aid at work is in line with the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981. The contents of the course comply with Health & Safety Executive requirements and the Textile Centre is a Qualsafe approved centre for course delivery.
The course covers the following areas:
- Primary survey
- CPR / Safe use of an AED (defibrillator)
- Recovery position
- External bleeding
- Shock / Seizures
Delegates are advised to wear comfortable clothing as you will be on the floor practicing CPR, body check & recovery position. Please do not wear a skirt/dress.
Accreditation & Reward
Following successful completion, delegates will be awarded a certificate accredited by Qualsafe.
– The course has improved my understanding of what I learnt last time. Josh. May 2017.
– The course has given me better knowledge of using tourniquets & AED’s. I liked the blend of seriousness with some humour that helped with not being bored. Chris. September 2017.
-A good refresher. Keeps the knowledge fresh between the 3 yearly refreshers. David, July 2018
Venue: Textile Centre of Excellence and on client premises
Duration: 3 hours
Enquire: To make a general enquiry about this course please contact us.