Emergency First Aid at Work - Level 3: 1-day

The learner will attain knowledge and the practical competence required to deal with a range of workplace first aid situations.

Course Summary

FAA Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF)

Award in Emergency First Aid at Work at SCQF Level 6

Candidates successfully completing this course will be entitled to act as a first aider in the workplace. This Emergency First Aid at Work course may be more suitable whereby a needs assessment has identified a low-risk work environment. This course complies with the Health & Safety (First-Aid) Regulations 1981 (Appendix 6 Content of an Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) Course)

Note: The Emergency First Aid at Work course is unit 1 and day 1 of the First Aid at Work 3 day course

Course Contents

This course covers a range of topics, including (but not limited to) the following:

  • Responsibilities and reporting

  • Assessing the situation

  • Incident management and priorities of First Aid

  • Unresponsive Casualties

  • Resuscitation and AED awareness

  • Control of bleeding and shock

  • Choking

  • Common illnesses and injuries such as burns, epilepsy, and broken bones

 

For a full syllabus or more information, contact us today.

Certification

Practical assessment is ongoing by the instructor, and a three year qualification will be issued to those who satisfy the criteria. In addition, the HSE strongly recommend that all students undergo an annual refresher programme of three hours.

Duration

A minimum of six contact hours in the classroom, consisting of practical and theoretical activities, plus some pre-course activity could be required. Ideally, the course should be run over one day, but can be spread over a longer time period if you so desire, providing it is completed within 4 weeks of starting the course and the training sessions last for a minimum of two hours.

Further Information

Duration: one-day (6 hours)

Group size: 12 Candidates per 1 Trainer/Assessor

Assessment method: Activities, test paper, practical assessment

Pre-requisite: None

Suggested progression:

  • Recommended Annual Refresher Training;

  • Mandatory Requalification every three years by re-taking the one-day course;

  • Option to upgrade to the First Aid at Work 3 day qualification;

  • Automatic External Defibrillation training;

Course Prices

Price per person at our venue:

£69.00 (ex VAT)

Price per group at your venue:

£499.00 (ex VAT)

Further Information

Duration: one-day (6 hours)

Group size: 12 Candidates per 1 Trainer/Assessor

Assessment method: Activities, test paper, practical assessments

Pre-requisite: None

Suggested progression:

  • Recommended Annual Refresher Training;

  • Mandatory Requalification every three years by re-taking the one-day course;

  • Option to upgrade to the First Aid at Work 3 day qualification;

  • Automatic External Defibrillation training;

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