Courses for learners aged 19 and over

Emergency First Aid

Course Code Start Date End Date Wks Day Time Venue Fees
24yrs +
16PSCD1002/1I 23/05/2017 23/05/2017 1 Tu 09:00 - 16:30 Macclesfield College £75.00 Fee Code: N £75.00Fee Code: N
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Course Information

This course is aimed at training a person to recognise the scale of an emergency, preserve of life and arrange appropriate help for the casualty. This course complies with the relevant legislation - Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.

Who is it for?
People who wish to learn first aid, those acting as an appointed person in the workplace and those supporting a qualified first aider in the workplace. This course is also applicable to those employed in a low risk working environment with less than 50 employees.

Learners will obtain the relevant knowledge and skills to undertake First Aid and gain the confidence via practical exercises to administer first aid.

Entry Requirements
There are no entry requirements for this course but you will need to be physically able to carry out practical sessions of CPR, Recovery Position and Bandaging.

• Health and Safety (First Aid) regulations 1981
• Managing an incident
• The priorities of first aid
• Primary survey – Adult /Junior/Baby
• Secondary survey – Adult/ Junior/ Baby
• Resuscitation
• Seizures
• Choking
• Shock
• Bleeding
• Burns

Learners are require to attain a level of competence via continuous assessment by the trainer.

Awarding Body
Health and Safety Executive

Follow up courses/Progression
First Aid at Work/Paediatric First aid

Career Opportunities
Undertake first aid and support your first aider in your workplace.

Additional Information
Please note that non-attendance of this course will result in a loss of your course fee. We plan to run all courses, however the final decision to run a course depends on numbers. Please see our refund policy for more information.

Course information code: 0743