First Aid at Work for Adults

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Address:201 The Waterfront, Stonehouse Business Park, Stonehouse, Gloucestershire, GL10 3UT

Duration:3 days

Date:06/09/2021 - 08/09/2021

Timings:8:30 am - 4:30 pm

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" Fab course, fab instructor she needs a pay rise! "

DC – Janes Pond

" Very informatively run! Engaging throughout, interesting true stories! 10/10 "

DS – Darbyshire

" All topics very helpful – Heather is a great instructor, made it very interesting and fun to do "

GL – Thorne Construction

" Very very informative and student friendly "

JL – Thorne Construction

" The instructor explained everything perfectly. 10/10. "

Alan Dick Communications
  • Price:£267.50 + VAT
  • Spaces Available:Limited Spaces
  • Duration:3 days
  • Dates:06/09/2021 - 08/09/2021
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Who

This training course covers the practical skills needed by a first aider in the workplace. The course will give candidates the confidence and knowledge to deal with first aid emergencies.

Aims

This training course will equip candidates with the knowledge & techniques required to administer first aid treatment in the workplace. On successful completion of this course candidates should have the required knowledge and techniques to understand and administer First Aid effectively and confidently.

Outline

Introduction
  • Duties and responsibility of the first aider
  • The role of the first aider
  • Contents of first aid kits
  • Recording of incidents and accidents
  • Assessing the situation in an emergency
Administer first aid to a casualty who
  • is unconscious (including seizures)
  • requires cardio pulmonary resuscitation
  • is wounded or bleeding
  • is choking
  • is in shock
  • has minor conditions – to include: minor cuts, grazes and bruises, minor burns and scalds, small splinters
Administer first aid to a casualty with
  • injuries to bones, muscles, joints including suspected spinal injury
  • sudden poisoning
  • burns and scalds
  • eye injuries
  • anaphylactic shock and use of auto-injectors (Epipen)*
  • Recognise the presence of major illness and provide appropriate first aid including heart attack and use of aspirin*, stroke, epilepsy, asthma & diabetes