Emergency First Aid at Work

Emergency First Aid at Work

Adult Skills & Training Location: Brockenhurst College - Main Site
Type: Short
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Course Details

If a First Aider is not legally required, an employer must still appoint a person to take charge of first aid provision, and this course provides that person with the necessary knowledge to do so. This course is also ideal for individuals, lone workers or employees of smaller low risk organisations.

This course covers the basics of first aid according to the first aid regulations, specifically it will cover:
Assessing the casualty
Unconsciousness
Injuries to bones, muscles and joints
Eye injuries
Poisoning
Choking
Client specific subjects including diabetes, epilepsy, allergic reactions etc.
CPR
Wounds and bleeding
Burns and scalds
Shock management
Exposure to cold and heat
Illness assessment

Course Structure & Teaching Methods

The course is classroom taught with an accredited, qualified and experienced tutor. 
 

Assessment

Assessed continuously throughout the course - no testing.

Information & Support

Experienced and competent staff at our adult learning centres can help you decide on your course and progression options.
Practical help and advice is also provided to assist students with any kind of disability or individual need, including people for whom English is not their first language. Please contact our centre staff to discuss your needs prior to starting your course.

Available Dates and Locations

Please contact us to register your interest for the next available start date.

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