Emergency First Aid at Work
2 hours online course through Highfield online hub, 4 Hours face to face training at Ouch.
The Emergency first aid at work qualification provides a basic insight into first aid procedures, delegates will learn basic life support skills and improve their chances of coping with a casualty in an emergency.
Employers should decide on the appropriate level of first aid training required by carrying out a “first aid needs assessment.” Should you need assistance in completing an assessment please contact Ouch.
What will I learn?
Successful candidates will be able to:
Understand the roles and responsibilities of a first aider
Recognise and treat give emergency treatment for a casualty suffering a heart attack and understand how to use a defibrillator
Know what to do if someone is having a fit
Deal with burns and scalds
Recognise what should be placed in a First Aid kit
Deal with bleeding and head injuries
Recognise and assist a casualty who is choking
Manage a casualty who is in shock
Manage a casualty with a minor injury
Client specific areas i.e. stroke and use of haemostatic dressings
Place pads and follow instructions of an AED unit
Who is the training suitable for?
The Emergency First Aid at Work course is more suitable for lower risk work environments, such as offices, shops or organisations with fewer than 100 employees. Anyone identified by their employer as being suitable to take on the role of an emergency first aider in their workplace.
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