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Courses for learners aged 19 and over

First Aid at Work - 2 Day Requalification

Course Code Start Date End Date Wks Day Time Venue Fees
19-23yrs
Fees
24yrs +
16PSCD1011/1C 07/12/2016 08/12/2016 1 W Th 09:00 - 16:30 Macclesfield College £140.00 Fee Code: N £140.00Fee Code: N
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Course Information

Overview
First Aid re-qualification courses were formerly known as 2 day refresher training. To maintain a First Aid at Work qualification you will need to re-qualify by completing a 2 day re-qualification course before the expiry date shown on your certificate. This certificate is valid for three years.

Who is it for?
This course is for people wishing to renew a valid First Aid at Work certificate.

Outcome
Learners will obtain the required legal information to enable them to update their skills and knowledge to undertake first aid in the workplace.

Entry Requirements
Learners must hold a valid First Aid at Work Certificate. If a certificate has expired by more than 28 days it is a legal requirement for the holder to attend a 3 day course to requalify.

Content
The course aims to update and refresh your knowledge of the First aid at Work syllabus, while allowing time for revision and practice sessions in preparation for a final assessment.
• Casualty handling
• Incident Management
• Initial Assessment
• Primary survey
• Secondary Survey
• Choking
• Bleeding and Bandaging
• Recognition, Signs & Symptoms
• Poisons, Burns and Scalds
• Strains and Sprains and Fractures, Dislocations,Spinal Injuries
• Plus additional information

Assessment
It is continous assessment by the tutor. Final practical assessment to be conducted by an external assessor on day 2 of your course. Successful completion will result in a HSE First Aid at Work Certificate being awarded - valid for 3 years.

Awarding Body
This course is recgnised and monitored by the Health and Safety Executive.

Follow up courses/Progression
A Paediatric First Aid course is available for those with an interest in childcare.

Career Opportunities
Undertake First Aid duties within your workplace.



Course information code: 0740