3 day First Aid at Work

This course is designed to meet employers' requirements for work place first aid as laid out by the Health and Safety Executive.

All courses run between 9am and 4pm at our facility near Cross Hands, Carmarthenshire. SA18 3DQ

Course programme outline:

  • Managing incidents
  • Treatment of Shock
  • Dressings
  • Eye Irrigation
  • Priorities of First Aid
  • Delegation in Emergencies
  • Unconsciousness
  • First Aid Boxes
  • Poisoning
  • Tri-age
  • Resuscitation
  • Heart Attack
  • Burns and Scalds
  • Miscellaneous injuries
  • Communication
  • Control of bleeding
  • Fractures
  • Illness recognition
  • Record Keeping
  • Choking

Course purpose: At the end of the course the delegates will be able to:-

  • Recognise the responsibility of employers and employees for health and safety at work
  • Recognise and manage a range of incidents
  • Recognise the priorities of ABC in life support
  • Identify the reference sources for First Aid at Work guidance
  • Perform several life-saving techniques including resuscitation
  • Recognise and use the items contained in a First Aid Kit
  • Recognise the appropriate recovery position or dealing with specific conditions
  • Identify potential poisons in your work place
  • Recognise and treat shock
  • Assess wounds for severity and control bleeding using direct pressure
  • All courses are certified on successful assessment at completion of programme

What our customers say...

'We took part in a wide variety of different teaching methods this week from scenario acting to group projects and physical work, I learn by visual stimulation. Craigs range of learning resources are absolutely incredible. My brain was simulated all week.
Comprehensive School Headmaster - Carmarthenshire