First Aid at Work (3 days)

Full Qualification

It is a requirement of the Health & Safety law that employers should provide a safe and healthy environment for their employees. This comprehensive three-day course covers a wide range of First Aid emergencies, enabling all participants to deal with an emergency situation with confidence in a prompt, safe and effective way.

Duration: A minimum of 18 hours spread over at least three days.

Syllabus: A range of subjects are covered including:

• Legalities, responsibilities and reporting             • Choking

• Assessment of the situation                                         • Control of bleeding 

• Resuscitation                                                                        • Head injuries  

• Stroke                                                                                       • Eye injuries

• Dealing with an unresponsive casualty                • Poisoning   

• Epilepsy                                                                                  • Chest injuries  

• Shock (including Anaphylaxis)                                 • Sprains and strains

• Bandaging                                                                            • Burns    

• Diabetes                                                                                • Asthma                                  

• Fractures and spinal injuries 

• Heart attacks

Certification: Assessment is ongoing by the instructor along with a question paper on each day. A three year Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work will be issued to the learner, subject to successful assessment.

Numbers: A maximum of 12 students can be accommodated on this course. 

Date: 18th - 20th September 2017

Time: 9am – 3:30pm

Cost: £280

Venue: Chesterton Primary School (Dagnall Street,Battersea,London,SW11 5DT)

Booking: Please complete a Course Booking Form and return it to: courses@chesterton.wandsworth.sch.uk.

Further information: Please contact Kelly McQueeney at courses@chesterton.wandsworth.sch.uk or call 0207 622 1619.

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