RT-Training Emergency First Aid at Work


Central Cambridge

1-day: 31st October 2018

This introductory Health and Safety Executive syllabus course (Emergency First aid at Work) is for ‘low-risk’ environments and will provide your staff with a wide range of knowledge and skills, to enable them to safely assess the situation, to act promptly to provide effective emergency First Aid, while promoting recovery.

  • Understand the role of a workplace emergency First-aider.
  • Learning to assess the situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency.emergency first aid at work
  • Learn to properly communicate with the casualty.
  • Put an unconscious casualty into the recovery position and maintain an airway.
  • Carry out effective rescue breathing to current Resuscitation Council guidelines.
  • Carry out effective basic CPR (cardio pulmonary resuscitation) and deploy an AED (Automated External Defibrillator) to current Resuscitation Council guidelines.
  • Recognise and deal with minor and major cases of bleeding.
  • Recognise and treat a patient suffering from medical shock.
  • Recognise and treat other key medical emergencies, including choking, crush and spinal injuries, strains/sprains, injuries to bones, dislocation and fractures.
  • Understand the correct contents of workplace First Aid Kits (and avoiding cross infection).
  • Understand the importance of the proper reporting and recording of incidents, accidents and/or near misses.

Suitable for employees who have been nominated as Emergency First-aiders for their workplace.

Emergency First Aid at Work Certificate [nationally recognised and valid for three years] will be issued to each participant, on successful completion of the course and assessment.

To enquire or book a place: Call: 03333 44 2176 or fill in our form.