Course Overview

The Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 require all employers to make arrangements to ensure their employees receive immediate attention if they are injured or taken ill at work. This includes carrying out risk assessments, appointing a suitable amount of first aiders and providing appropriate first aid training.

This course gives learners the skills and confidence to respond to a range of accidents and first aid emergencies that could occur in the workplace.

This course covers the following topics:
Health & Safety (First-Aid) Regulations
Managing an incident
Priorities of first aid
Resuscitation
Common work place injuries
Control of bleeding
Treatment of unconscious casualty
Communications and contents of first aid boxes
Shock
Burns & scald

If you are over 19 and are currently living in Wales you could be eligible for a FREE course under the Welsh Government Personal Learning Accounts (PLA) funding. We can discuss funding with you upon enquiry.