1 DAY EMERGENCY FIRST AID AT WORK & FORESTRY

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1 DAY EMERGENCY FIRST AID AT WORK & FORESTRY

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COURSE OVERVIEW

Our 1 Day Emergency First Aid at Work and Forestry is the Level 3 (VTQ) – Emergency First Aid at Work & Forestry (EFAW-F) course including AED (defibrillator).

This version of the Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) course includes additional subjects required by the Forestry Commission including severe cuts like chainsaws, crush injuries, Hypothermia and Lyme disease.

The course uses a combination of knowledge development, skills development and realistic scenario practice to ensure participants have the confidence in their ability to provide care when emergency situations arise.

The Green Box Emergency First Aid at Work Level 3 course (EFAW-F) is ideal for most businesses whose risk assessment has identified that there is no requirement for a fully trained first aider at their workplace.

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COURSE OVERVIEW

Our 1 Day Emergency First Aid at Work and Forestry is the Level 3 (VTQ) – Emergency First Aid at Work & Forestry (EFAW-F) course including AED (defibrillator).

This version of the Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) course includes additional subjects required by the Forestry Commission including severe cuts like chainsaws, crush injuries, Hypothermia and Lyme disease.

The course uses a combination of knowledge development, skills development and realistic scenario practice to ensure participants have the confidence in their ability to provide care when emergency situations arise.

The Green Box Emergency First Aid at Work Level 3 course (EFAW-F) is ideal for most businesses whose risk assessment has identified that there is no requirement for a fully trained first aider at their workplace.

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1 day
course

Meets HSE requirements

Certified CPD statement

Valid for
3 years

WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?

  • Forestry Workers
  • Hauliers
  • Felling
  • Farmers
  • Agricultural Contractors

TOPICS COVERED

Primary Care (CPR) skills taught in this course:

  • Maintaining first aid kits & reporting
  • Scene Assessment
  • Barrier Use
  • Primary Assessment
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Serious Bleeding Management
  • Shock Management
  • Minor Injuries
  • Seizures
  • Burns
  • Conscious and Unconscious Choking Management.
  • Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Use
  • Crush Injuries
  • Hypothermia
  • Lyme Disease

Secondary Skills taught in this course:

  • Injury Assessment
  • Illness Assessment

COURSE OBJECTIVES

By the end of the course participants will be able to:

  • Understand the role of the first-aider including reference to: the importance of preventing cross infection, and the use of available equipment
  • Assess the situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency
  • Provide first aid to a casualty who is unconscious
  • Provide CPR cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Provide first aid to a casualty who is choking
  • Provide first aid to a casualty who is wounded and bleeding
  • Provide 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)
  • Provide first aid using a defibrillator

ASSESSMENT & CERTIFICATION

This course includes a practical assessment and multiple choice examination.

Successful participants will be awarded the Emergency First Aid at Work certificate and CPD evidence.

Please note: This qualification is valid for 3 years

OUR PRICES

Individual bookings: £85 per person

Group bookings: £450 for 1-6 people £500 7-12 people 

Prices include certificate & manual, COVID PPE, online resources, wallet card, certified CPD evidence and a face shield key ring

Green Box First Aid Training has classroom locations for our First Aid Courses in Windsor, Slough, Bracknell, Staines upon Thames, Newbury and Farnborough. These locations are where we hold our public first aid training courses. But these can also be used for private group bookings. Our public courses normally run once a month at each venue, please check our live booking system for details.

We can also train you at your place of work. We specialise in in-house first aid courses. We can train at your workplace or venue. Or we can find training facilities in a location of your choice. We have instructors across the UK and we travel the length of the country so please do get in touch.

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