Emergency First Aid at Work

Where an organisation’s risk assessment of First Aid needs identifies that there is a requirement for Emergency First Aid at Work practitioners, then this national Award in Emergency First Aid at Work satisfies the requirements of the regulatory body for First Aid - the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).

All learners will have the skills and knowledge to provide the organisation with Emergency First Aider’s that can provide treatment to their casualties in a prompt, safe and effective manner.

Syllabus

A range of subjects are covered including:-

• Responsibilities and reporting • Resuscitation • Burns

• Assessment of the situation • Anatomy • Choking

• Dealing with an unresponsive casualty • Minor injuries • Epilepsy

• Basic hygiene in First Aid • Bleeding control • Shock