First Aid at Work (Short Course) - Suffolk Rural (Otley)

First Aid at Work (Short Course) - Suffolk Rural (Otley)

Subject Area: Suffolk Rural (Otley) Short Courses

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Course Information

  • Start Date: May, 2021
  • Attendance: Industry Certification
  • Duration: 3 Days
  • Course Code:
  • Entry Requirements

    No requirements needed.

    Course Overview

    This course takes place at our Suffolk Rural campus in Otley.

    Course provides the comprehensive set of practical skills needed by first aiders in the workplace to become a confident first aider at work.

    Giving both the ability and knowledge to deal with first aid emergencies, it meets the standards required to help comply with Health and Safety (First Aid) regulations.

    Continuous practical and theoretical assessment will be carried out throughout the course by the tutor. Following successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a First Aid Certificate which complies with Health & Safety (First Aid) regulations and is valid for 3 years.

    You will need to bring: writing materials to take notes and wear comfortable casual clothing; trousers are recommended as there will be a high degree of practical work.

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    Course Highlights

    The content of the course will cover how to deal with the following:

    • 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
    • Defibrillator prompts and how to respond
    • Head injuries
    • Health and Safety (first aid) regulations
    • Low blood sugar
    • Poisoning
    • Resuscitation (adult CPR)
    • Seizures (adult)
    • Severe allergic reaction
    • Shock
    • Spinal injuries
    • Stroke
    • Unresponsive casualty
    • Defibrillator pad placement

    Next Steps

    Following successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a First Aid Certificate which complies with Health & Safety (First Aid) regulations and is valid for 3 years.

    Tuition Costs

    £240