Level 3 first aid at work re-qualification (two day course)
A first aider can act to prevent situations becoming worse and can reduce potential sick leave through prompt emergency action. You must hold a valid certificate of competence in either first aid at work, emergency first aid at work or any other level of training or qualification that is appropriate to the circumstances.
The content of this course meets the requirements of the Health and Safety Executive and includes revision in all topics covered in the Level 3 award in first aid at work course, together with updates on any changes to legislation or best practice occurring during the last three years.
The course is suitable for anyone who has a valid first aid at work certificate that has not expired by more than 28 days on the exam date. If you still have up to six months before your current certificate expires, the award will start from your original date of expiry.
The course consists of the following:
- assessment of an Incident
- non-breathing casualty
- resuscitation (CPR)
- unconscious casualty
- recover position
- spinal injury recovery position
- variation in resuscitation - obstructed airways and choking
- circulatory system
- heart attacks and angina
- severe bleeding
- first aid kit and reporting
- illnesses such as strokes, asthma, epilepsy
- sprains and strains
- burns and scalds
- eye injuries
- final assessment
At the end of the course, you will receive a three day first aid at work certificate valid for three years. This certificate is recognised through the Health and Safety Executive.
Two day course, approximately 9:30am to 4:30pm.
No equipment is necessary for you to bring to the course. Pens and note paper will be available.
A sandwich lunch/salad with crisps and cake is provided as well as hot and cold drinks.
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