HABC Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF)

This three-day First Aid at Work course provides you with everything you need to become a competent first aider, delivered through a variety of theoretical input and practical demonstrations.

What is the First Aid at Work Course (FAW)?

FAW courses provide 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 FAW course, accredited by HABC, is legally compliant with the current Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.

What is the Legal Requirement for First Aid at Work Training?

The Health and Safety (First-Aid) Regulations 1981, requires employers to make sure they provide adequate and appropriate first aid equipment, facilities, trained first-aiders to ensure their employees receive instant attention if they are injured or become ill at work. The Regulations apply to all workplaces, including those with less than five employees and to the self-employed.

To determine the number of trained first aiders needed, employers are required to carry out an assessment of their own first-aid needs. The HSE provides an excellent guide, which will help you determine the training you need.

What Will I Learn on the First Aid at Work Course?

  • 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

Who Should Go on a First Aid Course?

This course is ideal for nominated workplace first aiders, or anyone wanting a comprehensive introduction to first aid. The course equips you to become a first-aider that can apply first aid to a range of specific injuries.

An alternative course is the Emergency First Aid at Work, which enables a first-aider to give emergency first aid to someone who is injured or becomes ill at work

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

HABC Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work Course Dates

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    12 Oct 2020 - Carmarthen

    HABC Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF)

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    HABC Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF)

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    • Day 1
      12th October 2020
      9:00AM - 16:30PM
    • Day 2
      13th October 2020
      9:00AM - 16:30PM
    • Day 3
      14th October 2020
      9:00AM - 16:30PM
  • 11/25/2020 9:00:00 AM
    25Nov 2020 View Dates
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    Bridgend

    HABC Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF)

    Duration: 3 day course
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    • Day 1
      25th November 2020
      9:00AM - 16:30PM
    • Day 2
      26th November 2020
      9:00AM - 16:30PM
    • Day 3
      27th November 2020
      9:00AM - 16:30PM
  • 12/9/2020 9:00:00 AM
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    09 Dec 2020 - Cardiff

    HABC Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF)

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    Cardiff

    HABC Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF)

    Duration: 3 day course
    £225 + VAT per attendee
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    • Day 1
      9th December 2020
      9:00AM - 16:30PM
    • Day 2
      10th December 2020
      9:00AM - 16:30PM
    • Day 3
      11th December 2020
      9:00AM - 16:30PM