Canalskills

Emergency First aid at work

Emergency First aid at work

This is a one day course for anyone with an interest in first aid or working in a small or low risk environment.

Cost: £85 per person

Course details

On completion of training, You will be able to:

  • understand the role of the first-aider including reference to:

– the importance of preventing cross infection;

– the need for recording incidents and actions;

– use of available equipment.

  • assess the situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency.
  • administer first aid to a casualty who is unconscious (including seizure).
  • administer CPR
  • administer first-aid to a casualty who is choking.
  • administer first-aid to a casualty who is wounded and bleeding.
  • administer first-aid to a casualty who is suffering from shock.
  • provide appropriate first aid for minor injuries (including small cuts, grazes and bruises, minor burns and scalds, small splinters).