Emergency First Aid

Part Time

About the course

Whether your company is big or small, high or low risk, this course is designed to provide you with first aid cover to enable you to cope with emergency situations. Please be aware that some elements of the course will be practical and therefore we advise you to wear comfortable clothing and suitable footwear to carry out specific assessments.

Course content

  • Roles and Responsibilities of a First Aider
  • Assessing an incident
  • Unconscious casualties (recovery position)
  • Seizures
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Airway Management & Choking
  • External Bleeding
  • Recognition and treatment of Shock
  • Minor injuries

Entry requirements

  • You must have a minimum of Level 1 English

Where next?

  • We have a range of Health and Safety Compliance courses available.

Employability

  • Can be used within the workplace to provide first aid cover dealing with emergency situations

What additional resources will I need?

  • It is essential to bring along with you a form of photographic ID, i.e. Driving licence or passport.

Fees information

  • £110
  • The assessment comprises of:
  • who is unresponsive and breathing normally (recovery position)
  • who is unresponsive and not breathing normally (cardiopulmonary resuscitation)
  • with external bleeding
  • who is in shock
  • a multi-choice test paper AND
  • candidates must demonstrate competence in first-aid procedures by practical assessments on the management of a casualty:
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Contact

For further information about this course please contact a member of the Fast Forward Team on 01793 732892 or email: info@fastforward.newcollege.ac.uk