This course is certified by Safe Hands First Aid Training Ltd.
Regulating Body: Qualsafe
Duration: 6 contact hours delivered over 1 day
Venue: Client’s own premises (if suitable)
Cost: £700 per group of up to 12 persons (includes comprehensive candidate packs)
This course is recommended for teachers and school auxiliary staff. You will learn how to deal with a comprehensive range of first aid procedures. The course covers emergency situations common in the school environment and is therefore ideal for teachers and other school support staff. It is not a substitute for HSE recommended Emergency First Aid at Work or First Aid at Work training.
Pre-requisites: Candidates must be physically able to carry out the procedures detailed in the course outline.
- The role of the first aider
- Managing an emergency
- Communication and casualty care
- Primary & Secondary Survey
- Managing an unconscious casualty
- Resuscitation (all ages)
- Choking (all ages)
- Severe allergic reaction
- Control of bleeding
- Bone, muscle & joint injuries
- Head injuries
- Burns & scalds
Delivery & Assessment:
This course includes a mixture of theoretical study and practical skills development. Accreditation is through continual assessment by the instructor along with a final practical and theory test. Certificates are valid for 3 years after which a refresher course is necessary. It is strongly advised that candidates refresh their skills after 12 months.
This course does not replace the HSE recommended EFAW & FAW courses for appointed persons.