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First Aid at Work 3 Day (Day 2)

February 18 @ 8:00 am

Course Dates: 11th Feb, 18th Feb, 25th Feb

Duration: 3 days. Please note- this course runs over consecutive weeks 

Course Introduction:

This qualification is for the designated people who deal with first aid at work enabling them to be workplace first aiders under the Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 and is based on the Health & Safety Executive (HSE) training standard of delivery of First Aid at Work (FAW) courses for the purposes of the Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations.

Course Aim:

This qualification should enable learners to attain the knowledge and practical competencies needed to deal with a range of first aid situations and they should be able to demonstrate the practical administration of safe, prompt and effective first aid in emergency situations with an understanding of the role of a first aider.

Objectives to be addressed in whole scheme:

This qualification consists of two units:

Emergency First Aid in the Workplace, and minor injuries consisting of:

CPR and safe use of an AED (practical), Choking casualty (practical), Unconscious casualty (practical), minor Wounds, Bleeding & Shock (practical) and an optional Catastrophic bleeding (practical). Then Multiple-Choice Questionnaire (MCQ)

Recognition & Management of Illness and Injury in the Workplace, consisting of:

Secondary survey (practical), Management of fractures (practical), major Wounds, Bleeding & Shock, Heart Attack, Stroke, Seizures, Diabetes, serious Burns & Scalds, Eye injuries, Poisoning, Anaphylaxis. Then Multiple-Choice Questionnaire (MCQ)

Each delegate must pass the first exam on Day 1 to continue onto Day 2&3 of this course and then pass the final exam on Day 3 before qualifying as a First Aider.

Assessment:

Multiple questions

Each delegate must pass the first exam on Day 1 to continue onto Day 2&3 of this course and then pass the final exam on Day 3 before qualifying as a First Aider.

Refreshments and lunch will be provided.

This course is free to BID businesses. To book onto this course, please see contact details below.

Details

Date:
February 18
Time:
8:00 am

Organiser

Joanne Taylor
Phone:
0333 358 3573
Email:
Joanne.Taylor@haltonchamber.co.uk

Venue

Castlefield’s Community Centre
Village Square Castlefields Runcorn WA7 2ST + Google Map
Phone:
0151 511 8529