First Aid at Work Requalification

This course allows the first aider to requalify upon successful completion of this 2 day course. The HSE recommend annual refresher training.

Course content

  • The ability to act safely and effectively when an accident or emergency occurs;
  • The treatment and priorities of care for an unconscious patient;
  • The recognition of cardiac arrest and delivery of cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR);
  • The ability to safely and promptly treat a patient who is bleeding;
  • The ability to recognise and treat a patient in shock;
  • The keeping of simple records following an accident at work;
  • Students will also learn to provide care for patients who have:
    • Suffered a burn or scald;
    • Injured bones, muscles or joints;
    • Been poisoned by ingestion or inhalation of a substance or gas;
    • Suffered an injury to the eye;
    • Signs & symptoms of a major illness e.g. heart attack.

Assessment

This course has a formal assessment process which includes a written assessment of the learner’s first aid knowledge as well as practical assessment of the learner’s ability to perform safely and effectively in a range of first aid situations.

Certification

This lasts for 3 years

The HSE recommend that all workplace first aiders receive annual refresher training in first aid techniques whilst holding this qualification.

Pre-course requirements

  • Students must be aged 16 or over to attend this course;
  • Candidates must have a first aid at work certificate that is no more than 28 days expired.

Costs & Dates

Group > 12Off/ Site GroupPer Person
Prices£600 + £20pp£600 + £20pp£120

 

Duration: 2 days