This one-day first aid course covers a range of CPR and first aid skills, providing you with the skills to reduce the risks and dangers in your workplace.

A range of subjects are covered including:

  • Understanding the role and responsibilities of a first aider

  • How to manage an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally

  • How to manage a casualty who is in shock

  • How to assess an incident

  • How to recognise and assist a casualty who is choking

  • How to manage a casualty with a minor injury

  • How to manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally

  • How to manage a casualty with external bleeding

The course comprises practical work and theoretical classroom work, as well as a practical assessment on CPR and first aid. All assessment criteria in the units must be achieved.

Course Dates

Wednesday 20 & Thursday 21 July 2022

6 – 9pm*

Active Living Centre

*Learners must attend both sessions to complete the qualification.

Thursday, 1 September 2022

9:30am – 4:30pm

Active Living Centre

Friday, 2 September 2022

9:30am – 4:30pm

Active Living Centre

Learners should wear appropriate and comfortable clothing such as trousers and flat shoes, there is a requirement to participate in practical learning and skills application activities.

This qualification is valid for a period of 3 years. The candidates should re-take this qualification prior to the certificate expiry date to remain qualified. Although not compulsory, it is recommended that learners refresh their knowledge annually.

 

Course cost: £85

Candidate requirements:

  • Must be 16 years of age at the date of assessment.

  • Must complete full course and all learning hours.

  • Will be assessed against all learning outcomes in the units taken.

  • No prior first aid knowledge is required.

To book onto the course call 01633 656757 or email [email protected].