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First Aid at Work

First Aid at Work training today for a safer tomorrow

BeSure First Aid at Work Training Level 3

First Aid at Work Training course 3 Day

It is a requirement of the Health & Safety law that employers provide a safe and healthy environment to work in. If your assessment of first aid needs highlights the need for qualified First Aiders, then this level 3 qualification (level 6 in Scotland) will provide you with suitable, highly trained personnel. This comprehensive three-day course covers a wide range of First Aid emergencies, enabling all participants to deal with emergency situations with confidence in a prompt, safe and effective way.

In addition, this course will include any protocol changes that may have arisen since their last training course.This course will give the participants a qualification to the highest level of First Aid, meeting the statutory requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.

Duration

A minimum of 18 hours spread over at least three days. Ideally, the course should be run over three consecutive days, but we have the flexibility to accommodate your specific needs if you so desire providing it is completed within 10 weeks of starting the course and the training sessions last for a minimum of two hours.

Syllabus

A range of subjects are covered including:-

• Legalities, responsibilities and reporting

• Resuscitation and AED awareness

• Assessment of the situation

• Dealing with an unresponsive casualty

• Bandaging

• Shock (including Anaphylaxis)

• Fractures and spinal injuries

• Heart attacks • Choking

• Control of bleeding

• Head injuries

• Eye injuries

• Poisoning

• Chest injuries

• Sprains and strains

• Burns

• Asthma

• Diabetes

• Epilepsy

• Stroke

• Bites

• Stings

• Hypothermia

• Heatstroke

Practical assessment

This 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 Numbers A maximum of 12 students are allowed and must be a minimum of 14 years of age and a certificate can be offered to all, subject to assessment. A student cannot assume a responsibility in the workplace until they reach the age of 16, and then it is the employer’s responsibility to ensure that the student is suitable for that role. The certificate will expire as dated on the certificate, irrespective of age.

 

First Aid at Work Safety Qualification

On successful completion of BeSure Training's FAW First Aid at Work training course, you will be awarded a Ofqual Level 3 Award in FAW First Aid at Work. Course fees include certification and registration with FAA & Ofqual

Pre-requisites

Due to the nature of the course and the potential to be able to be required to handle and perform exercises on manikins and other equipment, persons must be physically capable and able to carry out the tasks required.

FAW First Aid at Work Training course cost

In House FAW First Aid at Work Training courses

BeSure Training can offer in house FAW First Aid at Work training courses for up to 12 delegates, prices start from £300 and all courses can be tailored to work around the hours you require to deliver the First Aid training to your staff.

* Training venues can be arranged for your course if required at additional costs, please contact us about your training requirements to discuss what we can offer you. 

Costs for individual FAW First Aid at Work Training courses

There are regular open training courses that you can book which include FAW First Aid at Work Certification, FAW First Aid at Work training manual, Sandwich lunch and Tea/Coffee refreshments on the course.

The cost is from £190 per person.