Award in Emergency First Aid at Work
Posted: 11th Jan, 2019
Sector: First Aid
This accredited qualification is ideal for those already working or preparing to work within the industry and wishing to become an Emergency First Aider in the workplace for the purposes of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981. Topics within this course are regarded by the Health & Safety Executive (HSE) as being important in maintaining good practice in the safe, prompt and effective treatment of injuries and ill health in the workplace.
Learning is provided via a 1 day training session, although this can be amended to 2 half day sessions for those organisations wishing to engage SBC Training in the delivery of an exclusive course.
Upcoming Course Schedule
|Start Date||Start Time||Duration|
|155920680030th May 2019||9:00 AM||1 day|
|156041640013th June 2019||9:00 AM||1 day|
|15622308004th July 2019||9:00 AM||1 day|
|15652548008th August 2019||9:00 AM||1 day|
|15676740005th September 2019||9:00 AM||1 day|
|15700932003rd October 2019||9:00 AM||1 day|
|15731172007th November 2019||9:00 AM||1 day|
|15755364005th December 2019||9:00 AM||1 day|
Sessions will cover a variety of topics including:
- Provision of first aid to individuals who are choking
- Dealing with external bleeding
- Provision of first aid to deal with minor injuries
DeliveryThis award is delivered using classroom based teaching which involves a mixture of theoretical and practical work. The qualification is assessed by using a mixture of practical demonstrations, verbal questions and written activities. All successful students will be issued with an Emergency First Aid at Work Certificate, along with a wallet-sized plastic card detailing their qualification.
Avenues of progression include:
- Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work
- Specialised qualifications that focus on particular areas of First Aid