The aim of this course is to train candidates to manage an accident scene in the workplace, effectively communicate and delegate until the Emergency services arrive. The course will teach the skills needed to deal with a casualty who is unconscious, not breathing, injured (as a result of an accident at work) and/or suffering from a medical condition. The course also includes what to do after an accident or incident at work, reporting procedures, disposal of clinical waste and ensuring that your first aid kit complies with the standards set by the HSE.
Understanding the role of a First Aider
The need for reporting accidents
Caring for an unconscious casualty
Blood loss and shock
Burns and scalds
Disorders of the airway
Major medical conditions (including the administration of aspirin and epinephrine)
Who Should Attend?
All employees who wish to become qualified First Aiders and are easily accessible to other employees in the workplace specifically in high risk work environments.
The First Aid at Work course is delivered over a three-day period.
All of our courses are delivered in-house at a location of your choice for up to 12 delegates. We also run courses for individuals where only small numbers are required, please call or email if you wish to know more about our open courses
Our courses are competitively priced and we aim to beat any equivalent training quote so give us a call today and we can get you booked in.