KH Plant Training Ltd

3 Day First Aid At Work Course

Overview

The aim of the first aid at work course is to provide delegates with a comprehensive introduction to first aid practical skills to gain confidence and knowledge to become a first aider within the workplace. Our 3 day programme meets the requirements of the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) for first aiders working in medium to high-risk environments.

Content

By the end of the course, delegates should be able to have knowledge of:

  • Roles and responsibilities as a first aider
    • How to assess an incident and recognising signs and symptoms of injury and illness
    • First aid skills in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
    • Use of an automated external defibrillator (AED)
    • Assisting a casualty who is suffering from major injury and illness such as chest injuries, spinal injuries and anaphylaxis
    • Head injuries
    • Health and safety (first aid) law and regulations
    • Low blood sugar
    • Asthma
    • Poisoning
    • First aid skills in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
    • Seizures (adult)
    • Severe allergic reaction
    • Shock
    • Spinal injuries
    • Stroke
    • Unresponsive casualty
    • Defibrillator pad placement
    • Bleeding (minor and severe)
    • Bone, muscle and joint injuries
    • Burns and scalds
    • Chest pains (including heart attack)
    • How to respond to an adult choking
    • Eye injuries
    • Fainting
    • Defibrillator prompts and how to respond

 

Duration

3 days

Assessment

Candidates are assessed via continuous trainer observation and written assessment. Candidates need a basic command of English. We may be able to make specific arrangements if requested in advance. Please contact our office on 01709 464050 for any guidance and/or queries.

The HSE recommend delegates continue their ongoing skills and development by attending a refresher course prior to the expiry of their 3 year certification.

Summary

Taught by experts with extensive experience in this field, our courses are designed to be enjoyable whilst ensuring that candidates acquire the knowledge and skills required in order to

It is recommended that delegates complete a refresher course prior to their 3 year expiry to maintain up to date knowledge, procedures and legislation.

Course dates

  • 07-09/03/2022
3 day First aid at work Course

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