Choose WorkSafe for your First Aid at Work qualification.
Experience hands on training with your own manikin in our large training space. Qualify to deliver this course to your own learners via our First Aid Instructor course.
Flexible delivery options offer you the choice of teaching 18 hours in the classroom or opting for our blended learning option with 6 hours online and just 12 in the classroom.
The WorkSafe First Aid at Work programme meets the requirements of the Health and Safety Executive for first aiders working in medium and high risk environments.
This qualification will equip the first aider with skills to be able to confidently undertake emergency first aid if someone becomes ill or injured at work and provide effective care for a wide range of common workplace injuries and illnesses.
First Aid at Work
The course is delivered in accordance with the Approved Code of Practice L74 for qualifying First Aid personnel in the workplace. Candidates will receive training in a wide range of first aid skills including:
The ability to act safely and effectively when an accident or emergency occurs.
The treatment and priorities of care for an unconscious patient.
The recognition of cardiac arrest and delivery of cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
The ability to safely and promptly treat a patient who is bleeding.
The ability to recognise and treat a patient in shock.
The keeping of simple records following an accident at work.
Suffered a burn or scald
Injured bones, muscles or joints
Been poisoned by ingestion or inhalation of a substance or gas
Suffered an injury to the eye
Signs & symptoms of a major illness e.g. heart attack
This course has a formal assessment process which includes a written assessment of first aid knowledge as well as practical assessment of the learners ability to perform safely and effectively in a range of first aid situations.