First Aid at Work Courses

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Level 3 First Aid at Work

Level 3 First Aid at Work Qualification

This three-day course covers a range of CPR and first aid skills, providing you with the skills to ensure a safe working environment.

The qualification is Ofqual accredited and valid for three years, making it suitable for all industries and enabling you to meet HSE requirements.

The First Aid at Work course is 18 hours and can be delivered over three consecutive days or can be split into smaller sessions and delivered over a 10 week period from the start of the course.

The course comprises of practical work and theoretical classroom work, as well as a practical assessment on CPR and first aid.

Pre-Requisites

Candidates must be a minimum of 16 years of age at the time of taking the assessment. No prior first aid knowledge is required.

Course Content

A range of subjects are covered including:

  • Understanding the role and responsibilities of a first aider
  • How to manage an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally
  • How to manage a casualty who is in shock
  • How to assess an incident
  • How to recognise and assist a casualty who is choking
  • How to manage a casualty with a minor injury
  • How to manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally
  • How to manage a casualty with external bleeding
  • How to conduct a secondary survey
  • How to administer first aid to a casualty with burns and scalds
  • How to provide first aid to a casualty with suspected major illness
  • How to administer first aid to a casualty with injuries to bones, muscles and joints
  • How to administer first aid to a casualty with an eye injury
  • How to administer first aid to a casualty with suspected head and spinal injuries
  • How to administer first aid to a casualty with sudden poisoning
  • How to administer first aid to a casualty with suspected chest injuries
  • How to administer first aid to a casualty with anaphylaxis

Prices from £195.00

Assessment

First Aid at Work is Trainer Assessed throughout the course and the assessment should determine a learner’s ability to act safely, promptly and effectively when an emergency occurs at work and to deal with a casualty. All Assessment Criteria in the units must be achieved.


Renewal

In order to re-qualify learners must be assessed against all learning outcomes and assessment criteria in the unit. The delivery time can be adjusted based on current HSE guidance for requalification (2 days). It is considered appropriate to reduce the time by 6 hours for re-qualification to 12 hours.

Candidates must be able to present a copy of their existing qualification certificate to us, to be eligible to renew their qualification.

ETS does not keep copies of previous learners certificates, this is to comply with our awarding bodies standards for quality assurance, due diligence and prevention of fraud.

If you have previously attended a course with us and have lost your certificate, replacement copies of certification can be purchased directly from our awarding body, it is at the discretion of the awarding body to issue new certificates. Please contact us for the replacement Certificate order form.

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Initial training course length: 18 Hours

Retraining after 3 years: 12 Hours

Employers and staff – Workplace First Aid

Introduction

  • Principles of First Aid
  • Emergency Management Procedure
  • Care Cycle™

Scene Safety

  • Scene Survey

Basic Life Support

  • Patient Survey
  • Patient Unresponsive and Breathing Normally (Recovery Position)
  • Unresponsive Non Breathing
  • Patient (CPR Adult)
  • Automated External
  • Defibrillator (AED)
  • Alternative Ventilation
  • Procedures
  • Chain of Survival
  • Choking

Life Threatening Conditions

  • Control of Bleeding
  • Shock Management

Secondary Survey

  • Patient Survey: Patient Responsive
  • Patient Survey: Unresponsive
  • Breathing Patient Physical
  • Assessment (Top to Toe Survey)

Breathing Problems

  • Asthma
  • Chest Injuries

Circulatory Problems

  • Angina
  • Heart Attack
  • Stroke
  • Fainting

Environmental Problems

  • Electrical and Chemical Injuries
  • Burns and Scalds
  • Hypothermia
  • Frostbite
  • Heat Exhaustion and Heat Stroke

Nervous System Problems

  • Epilepsy and Seizures
  • Head Injuries
  • Spinal Injuries

Other Medical Problems

  • Allergies
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Diabetic Emergencies
  • Poisoning

Other Injuries

  • Eye Injuries
  • Fractures
  • Dislocation
  • Sprains and Strains
  • Minor Injuries

First Aid Health and Safety

  • First Aid Kit
  • Risk Assessment Of First Aid
  • Needs Checklist
  • Health & Safety Legislation
  • Accident Recording
  • Patient Report Form (PRF)

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 

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.

This qualification lasts for 3 years from date of completion.

A retraining course is required every 3 years to maintain the award.

All of our first aid training courses can be delivered from a suitable room at your premises or from our training centre in Moira, near Swadlincote.

Clients can book on a course using the online booking form via email or telephone, once candidates have been confirmed, ETS will issue an invoice that must be paid 7 working days prior to course commencement see our T&C.

emergency workplace first aid training

Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work

Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW)

This qualification enables a first-aider to give emergency first aid to someone who is injured or becomes ill while at work.

This one-day course covers a range of CPR and first aid skills, providing you with the skills to ensure a safe working environment. The qualification is Ofqual accredited and valid for three years, making it suitable for all industries and enabling you to meet HSE requirements.

The Emergency First Aid at Work course is six hours and can be delivered in one day or split into smaller sessions over a four week period from the start of the course. The course comprises of practical work and theoretical classroom work, including practical assessment on CPR and first aid.

The award is valid for three years as of the date of assessment.

Prices from £55.00

Pre-Requisites

Candidates must be a minimum of 16 years of age at the time of taking the assessment. No prior first aid knowledge is required.

Course Content

A range of subjects are covered including:

  • Understanding the role and responsibilities of a first aider
  • How to manage an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally
  • How to manage a casualty who is in shock
  • How to assess an incident
  • How to recognise and assist a casualty who is choking
  • How to manage a casualty with a minor injury
  • How to manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally
  • How to manage a casualty with external bleeding

Assessment

Emergency First Aid at Work is Trainer Assessed throughout the course and the assessment should determine a learner’s ability to act safely, promptly and effectively when an emergency occurs at work and to deal with a casualty. This course also includes a theory assessment. All Assessment Criteria in the units must be achieved.


Renewal

In order to re-qualify learners must be assessed against all learning outcomes and assessment criteria in the unit. For EFAW this will be the same as the initial course of 6 hours. An EFAW renewal course must not be run over a period of more than 3 weeks.

Download information about this course

Initial training course length: 6 Hours

Retraining after 3 years: 6 Hours

Employers, Staff – Workplace First Aid

Introduction

  • Principles of First Aid
  • Emergency Management Procedure
  • Care Cycle™

Scene Safety

  • Scene Survey

Basic Life Support

  • Patient Survey
  • Patient Unresponsive and Breathing Normally (Recovery Position)
  • Unresponsive Non Breathing Patient (CPR Adult)
  • Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
  • Alternative Ventilation Procedures
  • Chain of Survival
  • Choking

Life Threatening Conditions

  • Control of Bleeding
  • Shock Management

Secondary Survey

  • Patient Survey: Patient Responsive
  • Epilepsy and Seizures
  • Minor Injuries

First Aid Health and Safety

  • First Aid Kit
  • Accident Recording
  • Patient Report Form (PRF)

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 

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.

This qualification lasts for 3 years from date of completion.

A retraining course is required every 3 years to maintain the award.

All of our first aid training courses can be delivered from a suitable room at your premises or from our training centre in Moira, near Swadlincote.

Clients can book on a course using the online booking form via email or telephone, once candidates have been confirmed, ETS will issue an invoice that must be paid 7 working days prior to course commencement see our T&C.

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.