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FIRST AID AT WORK Level 3 Award

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WHO IS IT FOR?

This qualification provides the knowledge and skills required of first aiders, as outlined in the Health and Safety (First aid) Regulations 1981 (NI 1982).

It is intended for those working in an environment which may require life support for a casualty. This is a qualification that indicate an individual can undertake a specific role in the workplace and that may be relied upon by employers.This qualification is for those over 14 years of age.

All learners must be able to perform practical elements such as CPR on the ground. There are no other pre-requisites for this qualification, this course is designed for anyone wanting to become an accredited first aider or appointed person in the workplace.

Particularly appropriate to companies where NGB or HSE guidelines recommend a trained first aider qualified in first aid at work.

QUALIFICATION

QNUK Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) We recommend refreshing your skills every 12 months.

We provide tailored training for a wide range of organisations from local outdoor activity groups to national bodies such as the Environment Agency, and those with an international focus such as aid organisations and expeditions.

Whether you want our standard course, Wilderness First Aid or an advanced one I can provide the training you need.

We have group rates and bespoke courses class size max 12 per trainer, please Contact our training team to discuss how we can help.

LENGTH

  • 3 days

COURSE CONTENT INCLUDES:

  • The role of the first aider
  • Contents of first aid kits (avoiding cross infection)
  • Recording of incidents and accidents
  • Assessing the situation in an emergency
  • Administer first aid to a casualty who;
    • is unconscious (including seizures)
    • requires cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
    • is choking
    • is wounded or bleeding
    • is in shock
    • has minor conditions - to include: minor cuts, grazes and bruises, minor burns and scalds, small splinters
  • Administer first aid to a casualty with;
    • injuries to bones, muscles, joints including suspected spinal injury
    • sudden poisoning
    • burns and scalds
    • eye injuries
    • shock
    • use of auto-injectors (Epipen)*
  • Recognise the presence of major illness and provide appropriate first aid including heart attack and use of aspirin*, stroke, epilepsy, asthma & diabetes

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