Emergency First Aid at Work (Level 3 Accredited)
Duration 1 day
The Level 3 Award is aimed at learners who wish to become emergency first-aiders in the workplace. This qualification meets the requirements for training emergency first-aiders in those organisations that have identified that staff need to be trained to this level within their first-aid needs assessment. The course comprises of practical work and theoretical classroom work, including practical assessment on CPR and first aid.
This qualification is assessed by a practical demonstration and written/oral questioning.
This course is designed to enable delegates to: Assess situation and casualty Give appropriate care and first aid for conscious or unconscious casualties Treat bleeding, burns, shock and other medical conditions Treat minor injuries
Methods of Delivery
The trainer will use visual and practical materials and exercises.
This is a participatory course, and we welcome your knowledge and experience. Emergency First Aid at Work is Trainer Assessed throughout the course and the assessment should determine a learner's ability to act safely, promptly and effectively when an emergency occurs at work and to deal with a casualty. All Assessment Criteria in the units must be achieved.
- Course Content
- Training Considerations
- Related Courses
- The role of the first aider
- First aid kits: contents and use
- First Aid for conscious and unconscious casualties
- Recovery position, CPR & the use of Automated External Defibrillator
- Choking, bleeding, shock, minor injuries, and other medical conditions
- Legislation and guidelines for recording incidents and accidents
Anyone designated an appointed person or in a role requiring this level of first aid cover. It can also be used to update previous certification.
Delegates must inform of any injury, illness, physical impairment or pregnancy due to the mandatory practical elements of the course. Loose and comfortable clothing is advised for safety and comfort. Delegates must also present a form of photo ID in order to partake in the assessment.
Upon completion of the course, the delegates will receive an accredited certificate.
The award is valid for three years as of the date of assessment.
Emergency First Aid at Work (3 days)
Health and Safety in the Workplace