first aid

2 day requalification First Aid at Work - FAA

Objectives

On successful completion of the syllabus each candidates
will be able to demonstrate that they are able to:

  • Act safely, promptly and effectively with emergencies at work
  • Use first aid equipment, including the contents of a first aid at box
  • Understanding the duties of the employers and the legal framework
  • Maintain simple factual records on what they have done with regard to any treatment or management of an emergency
Who is this course for?

Qualified first aiders in the work place who registration is nearing expiry to comply with the Health & Safety (first Aid ) regulations 1981

Unit content

Day 1

  • Introductions
  • Responsibilities of a first aider
  • Action in an emergency
  • Primary and secondary assessment
  • Principles of resuscitation
  • Airway obstruction and breathing difficulties
  • Recap paper 1
  • Disorders of circulation
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Burns and scalds
  • Poisoning

Day 2

  • Recap of day 1
  • Disorders on consciousness
  • Recap paper 2
  • Bones joints and muscle injuries
  • Incident management
  • Recap paper 3
  • Written assessment
  • Practical assessment for:
  • Incident management
  • Unconscious casualty
  • Resuscitation test
Course duration

2 Day
Start 8:30 am
Finish Approx. 4:30 pm