Approved Appointed Persons Training
The Emergency Aid and the Appointed Person course is designed to train individuals and company staff that require appointed person training in basic first aid skills. All candidates will receive our essential skills guide. Course duration Is 4 hour’s qualification expires after 3 years.
Our course will provide first aid skills necessary to manage a patient that is not breathing normally, is unconscious or is bleeding prior to the arrival of the emergency services.
The Emergency Aid and the Appointed Person course is designed to meet the recommendations of the HSE Health and Safety at Work Regulations for Appointed Persons in the Workplace.
This course has not been replaced by Emergency First Aid at Work. Depending on the degree of hazard and number of employees in your work place this qualification may be all that’s required for your overall first aid provision.
Initial training course length: 4 Hours
Retraining after 3 years: 4 Hours
Who is this course suitable for?
Businesses that are required to have an appointed first aider to comply with HSE regulations.
What does this course cover?
- Principles of First Aid
- Chain Of Survival
- Emergency Management Procedure
- Care Cycle™
- Scene Safety
- Scene Survey
- Exposure Protection
- Basic Life Support
- Primary Survey, Recovery Position & Reassessment
- CPR Adult (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation)
- Alternative Ventilation Procedures
- Introduction to Automated External
- Adult Choking
- Life Threatening Conditions
- Severe Bleeding
- Shock Management
- Patient Report Form (PRF)
- First Aid Health and Safety
- First Aid Kit
- Accident Recording
How many people can attend each course?
A maximum of 12 people can attend each course. We work to one instructor per 12 people.
Maximum class size: 24 candidates with two instructors
How much does it cost?
Our costs will vary for onsite training dependant on the number of candidates, distance to get to your venue and how many days the course consists of. Please complete the booking form on our website or contact us for a firm quotation.
How long does the qualification last for? Do I need to retrain?
This qualification lasts for 3 years from date of completion.
A retraining course is required every 3 years to maintain the award.
What do our customers think?
At the end of every course, we collect feedback from everyone who attended. We are pleased to have received 4 and 5 star reviews from all of our attendees.
Please visit the Testimonials page to see for yourself.