Emergency First Aid at Work Level 3 (VTQ) - EFAW

including AED (Defibrillator)

Course overview

This course is our introduction to first aid at work and is a really popular course for us.  It provides a good basic insight into first aid procedures required for small low risk workplaces. The course syllabus is laid down by the Health & Safety executive in the Health & Safety (First-Aid) Regulations 1981 Approved Code of Practice. 

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

Green Box First Aid Training meets ALL of the HSE requirements for a first aid training provider.

Who is this course for?

It's ideally suited for employees who are given the role of Emergency First Aider at work, it gives you a good working knowledge of emergency first aid and the confidence to use it. This course is also perfect for lone workers and individuals or employees from smaller low risk operators.

This course is often the minimum requirement for sports coaches, instructors and support workers.

 

Topics Taught

Primary Care (CPR) skills taught in this course:

  • Maintaining first aid kits

  • Scene Assessment

  • Barrier Use

  • Primary Assessment

  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

  • Serious Bleeding Management

  • Shock Management

  • Seizures

  • Minor Injuries

  • Burns

  • Conscious and Unconscious Choking Management.

  • Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Use


Secondary Skills taught in this course:

  • Injury Assessment

  • Illness Assessment

  • Bandaging

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

Practical assessment and multiple choice examination. Successful delegates will receive a certificate and CPD evidence.

Please note: It is recommended that you refresh this course with us every 24 months - please give us a call for details.

 

Duration

6 hours contact time (normally 1 day). 

Location

We can teach this course in our classroom in Windsor, Bracknell, Denham, Slough, Maidenhead & Leicester at your place of work or home or we can provide a training room in a location convenient for you.

Certification/accreditation

Certified by Protrainings and Green Box First Aid Training.

Price

Individual bookings

£75 including manual and certification card

Group Bookings

£350 for up to 12 people including manual and certification card

Price includes VAT

Where and When?
Unlike a lot of First Aid training companies we like to work to your time table. We believe in being flexible and training you or your team when it suits you.
We have a class room in Windsor, Bracknell, Denham, Slough, Maidenhead & Leicester but we are happy to train you in your place of work, your home or we can find training facilities in a location of your choice. All you have to do is ask.....

Contact us: Tel 0330 311 0799 email info@greenboxfirstaidtraining.co.uk

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