This First Aid Basic Life Support course is designed to provide an update of existing practical skills and theoretical knowledge to existing first aiders within Health and Social Care sector. This course delivers concise and comprehensive information about the correct first aid practices, legislation and legal obligations of the employers and employees. Course delegates will recap how to deliver first aid treatments to casualties with cardiac arrest, heart attack, choking and other conditions. This is a fully accredited course, approved by a leading Healthcare awarding bodies. It provides a recognized, fully accredited certification which enables employers and individual healthcare workers to meet the Health and Safety Executive’s (HSE) and Care Quality Commission (CQC) due diligence requirements.
Training material for this course is designed in line with current guidelines published by the Resuscitation Council (UK) and the current first-aid manual of the St John Ambulance. It teaches delegates both the ability and knowledge to deal with real life first aid emergencies in and out of the workplace.
If you require an online update course, we can offer you Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) Refresher course. It will still enable you to acquire vital knowledge about the correct first aid treatments, while you study at your own pace.
Knowing how first aid stocks should be maintained and the contents of boxes
Recognize and administer First Aid to a casualty with: Cardiac Arrest/ Heart Attack/ Choking/ Poisoning/ Eye Injury/ Severe Bleeding/ Shock/ Drowning/ Spinal Injury/ Scalds and Burns/ Electric Shock
The assessment is carried out on completion of the course. You are given the chance to answer 20 questions with a 75% pass mark. Practical assessment is carried out at the end of the practical session by our trainer/ assessor. If you don’t pass, don’t worry! You can re-take the test immediately with tutors support and with no extra charge.
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