First Aid Training Courses

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First Aid Courses at Fit4Work

Whether your first aid requirements are business or personal, Fit4Work can deliver first-class training at your premises or at a venue close to you.

Our first aid courses will equip your employees with the knowledge, skills and confidence to deal with a first aid crisis.

Level 3 Award: First Aid at Work 3 Day Training Course

First Aid Training Courses at Fit4WorkAs an employer, you are responsible for providing first aid in the workplace to ensure your employees receive immediate attention if they are injured or unwell at work.

Our accredited First Aid at Work course meets the statutory requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 and provides delegates with the comprehensive practical skills needed to become a first aider.

Level 3 First Aid at Work: Course Content

  • The role of the first aider
  • Managing an emergency
  • Communication and casualty care
  • Asthma
  • Bleeding (minor and severe)
  • Bone, muscle and joint injuries
  • Burns and scalds
  • Chest pains (including heart attack)
  • Choking (adult)
  • Eye injuries
  • Fainting
  • Head injuries
  • Health and safety (first aid) regulations
  • Low blood sugar
  • Poisoning
  • Resuscitation (adult CPR)
  • Seizures (adult)
  • Severe allergic reaction
  • Shock
  • Spinal injuries
  • Stroke
  • Unconscious casualty

Method of Assessment

The course is assessed by means of a practical assessment, a multiple choice question paper and a written assessment.

Awarding Body

Qualsafe Award – Delegates are awarded with an accredited certificate which is valid for 3 years.

Level 2 Award: First Aid at Work Annual Refresher

The HSE recommends that qualified first aiders complete annual refresher courses, particularly in the first two years after qualification.

The aim of the First Aid at Work Annual Refresher Course is to enable delegates to refresh their first aid knowledge to ensure they can effectively deal with a range of emergency first aid situations.

If you have completed Fit4Work’s First Aid at Work 3 day course, you can receive the Annual Refresher training half price!

Level 2 Award: First Aid Refresher: Course Content

  • Emergency procedure
  • Unconscious Casualty
  • Recovery Position
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Bleeding
  • Shock

Method of Assessment

The course is assessed by means of a practical assessment completed during the course.

Course Duration

Three hours.

Awarding Body

Qualsafe Award – Delegates will be awarded a certificate of attendance upon completion of the course.

Level 2 Award: Emergency First Aid at Work

(1 day course, previously called ‘Appointed Persons’)

This one day accredited course is designed for people who have the responsibility, at work or in a voluntary / community environment, to provide first aid in emergency situations.

Delegates will gain the practical knowledge to deal with a range of emergency first aid situations and gain the ability to do this safely and effectively.

Level 2 Award: Emergency First Aid at Work: Course Content

The course covers basic life saving first aid and workplace health and safety regulations, including the following:

  • The role of the first aider
  • Managing an emergency
  • Communication and casualty care
  • Managing an emergency
  • Bleeding (minor and severe)
  • Burns
  • Choking (adult)
  • Fainting
  • Health and safety (first aid) regulations
  • Resuscitation (adult CPR)
  • Seizures (adult)
  • Shock
  • Unconscious casualty

Method of Assessment

The course is assessed by means of a practical assessment and a multiple choice question paper.

Course Duration

One day.

Awarding Body

Qualsafe Award – Delegates are awarded with an accredited certificate that is valid for three years.

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