Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work

 

Overview

This comprehensive three day course covers a wide range of First Aid emergencies, enabling all participants to deal with an emergency situation with confidence in a prompt, safe and effective way. This course will give participants a qualification to the highest level of First Aid for the workplace, meeting the statutory requirements of the Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.

It is a requirement of the Health & Safety law that employers should provide a safe and healthy environment for their employees. If the assessment of First Aid needs highlights the need for qualified First Aider's, then this Level 3 qualification course will provide you with suitable, highly trained personnel.

Previouse experience required - None required

Assessment - Assessment is ongoing by the Instructor along with a question paper on each day. Subject to successful assessment learners will be issued with a Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work.

Valid - 3 years


Course Content

  • Legalities, responsibilities and reporting
  • Assessment of a situation
  • Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
  • Fractures and spinal injuries
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Control of bleeding
  • Resuscitation
  • Bandaging
  • Heart attacks
  • Chocking
  • Head injuries
  • Shock
  • Eye injuries
  • Poisioning
  • Chest injuries
  • Sprains & Strains
  • Burns
  • Asthma
  • Diabetes
  • Epilepsy


Equipment

The course will be conducted indoors however you will need to wear comfortable clothes that allow you to kneel and squat down.

Notebook and pen.

 

Course Literature

As part of the course you will also receive a copy of the Instruct UK manual containing comprehensive guidance on HSE approved First Aid at Work training and serves as an ideal course reference book. It is compliant with the new 2010 Resuscitation guidelines. It contains clear and easy to understand guidance with high quality images.

 

Price: £220 per person


Venue Information

We can run the course at our venue near Canterbury or on site at your work place.

 

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A.A.P. DofE

ATOL Protected

E.P.A.