first aid

3 Day 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?

Nominated personnel to become First Aider in the Work place to comply with the Health & Safety (first Aid ) regulations 1981

Unit content

Day 1

  • Introductions
  • The first aider
  • What is first aid
  • First aid in the workplace
  • Responsibilities of a first aider
  • Action in an emergency
  • Primary survey
  • Secondary assessment
  • Breathing and circulation
  • Principles of resuscitation
  • Disorders of respiration
  • Disorders of circulation.

Day 2

  • Recap Paper 1
  • Disorders of consciousness
  • Foreign objects
  • Burns and scalds
  • Bones joints and muscle injuries
  • poisoning
  • Incident management.

Day 3

  • Recap Paper 2 and other conditions
  • re-cap casualty
  • management
  • re-cap resuscitation procedures
  • re-cap incident management
  • Written assessment
  • Practical assessment for: Incident management
  • Unconscious casualty
  • Resuscitation test
Course duration

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