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DateMarch 18 2013
TitleHABC First Aid at Work
Time9.00am - 4.30pm
Duration3 Days - 18th, 19th & 20th March
Price£190.00

Overview

Duration: 3 Days

The course lasts for three days and covers a comprehensive introduction to First Aid at Work. Through a variety of theoretical input and practical demonstrations participants will have the opportunity to discuss and practice first aid procedures that can be adapted to any work situation. This course is suitable for a maximum of 12 participants. 

Who is the Course For?

This course is ideal for Nominated workplace first aiders, or anyone wanting a comprehensive introduction to first aid.

What will the course cover?

  • Roles and responsibilities of a first aider
  • Assessing incidents
  • Manage and administer first aid to an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally
  • Manage and administer first aid to an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally
  • Administer first aid for a range of conditions
  • Manage and administer first aid to a casualty with a minor injury
  • Manage and administer first aid to a casualty for a range of major illnesses
  • Manage and administer first aid to a casualty who is in shock
  • Manage and administer first aid to a casualty who is wounded and bleeding
  • Recognise and assist a casualty who is choking.

What Will They/You Learn?

By the end of this course delegates will be able to:

  • Treat Accidents and illnesses
  • Use a first aid kit
  • Keep First Aid records
  • Understand the Treatment of:
    • An unconscious casualty
    • Heart attacks
    • Resuscitation
    • Shock
    • Choking
    • Bleeding
    • Burns and scalds
    • Poisoning
    • Fractures
    • Seizures
    • Asthma
    • Severe allergic reaction
    • Eye injuries
    • Low blood sugar
    • Fainting

Pre-Course Preparation and Assessment

Delegates are requested to complete a pre-course questionnaire that will be handed to the tutor before the first day of the course. This ensures that the course is delivered to the highest quality and is relevant to delegate's needs and objectives.

The assessment comprises of a written examination plus a practical assessment of CPR, recovery position and treatment of a bleed. After completing a final assessment successful candidates receive a Highfields approved certificate valid for three years. An annual refresher course is highly recommended.

This course is legally compliant with the current Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.

In-House Training Options

If you are representing a business this course can be run exclusively and tailored to suit your company’s specific learning requirements and organisational needs. Costs are dependant on number of days and bespoke content.

For further information please call 01656 644300 to speak to our Business Development team or Contact Us via email at info@tsw.co.uk

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