This comprehensive three-day course covers a wide range of first aid emergencies, enabling all participants to deal with emergency
situations with confidence in a prompt, safe and effective way. In addition, this course will include any protocol changes that may have
arisen since their last training course.
This course will give the participants a qualification to the highest level of First Aid, meeting the statutory requirements of the Health and
Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.
A minimum of 18 hours spread over at least three days. Ideally, the course should be run over three consecutive days, but we have the flexibility toaccommodate your specific needs if you so desire providing it is completed within 10 weeks of starting the course and the training sessions last for a minimum of two hours.
A range of subjects are covered including:-
Legalities, responsibilities and reporting Resuscitation Assessment of the situation
Dealing with an unresponsive casualty Bandaging Shock (including Anaphylaxis)
Fractures and spinal injuries Heart attacks Choking
Control of bleeding Head injuries Eye injuries
Poisoning Chest injuries Sprains and strains
Burns Asthma Diabetes
Summative practical assessment is ongoing by the instructor
each day, along with a written assessment on each day.
A three year Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work will be issued to
the learner, subject to successful assessment.
No external assessors are required.
A maximum of 12 students are allowed and must be a minimum
of 14 years of age and a certificate can be offered to all, subject
A student cannot assume a responsibility in the workplace until
they reach the age of 16, and then it is the employer’s
responsibility to ensure that the student is suitable for that role.
The certificate will expire as dated on the certificate, irrespective of age.