Course Summary

This course is certified by Safe Hands First Aid Training Ltd.

Regulating Body: Qualsafe

Duration: 12 contact hours delivered over 2 full days (Saturday & Sunday only)

Location: Grangemouth (see joining instructions for venue details)

Cost: £120 per person (includes candidate pack & light refreshments)

Course Description: Our standard first aid course is designed to teach members of the general public wanting a comprehensive introduction to first aid*. The course is suitable for anyone aged 16 and over. Techniques taught are based on adult casualties (with the exception of CPR), however we also offer specific baby and child first aid training.

*This course is not suitable for those who are required to take responsibility for first aid in the work place.

Pre-requisites: Candidates must be able to carry out procedures detailed in the course outline.

Syllabus:

  • Dealing with an emergency

  • Priorities of First Aid

  • Adult, Child & Baby resuscitation

  • Choking

  • Seizures

  • Recognition & treatment of an unconscious casualty

  • Wounds, bleeding & shock

  • Burns & scalds

  • Broken bones, sprains & strains

  • Head injuries

  • Poisoning

  • Extremes of temperature

  • Eye injuries

  • Heart Attack

  • Diabetic Emergency

  • Stroke

  • Severe Allergic Reaction

Delivery & Assessment:

Continual assessment by trainer through theoretical study and practical exercises.  On succesful completion of this course you will receive a Standard First Aid certificate of learning which is valid for 3 years.  It is recommended that you refresh your skills after 12 months.

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