A minimum of 18 hours spread over three days.
It is a requirement of the Health & Safety law that employers provide a safe and healthy environment to work in. If your assessment of first aid needs highlights the need for qualified first aiders, then this level 3 qualification (level 6 in Scotland) will provide you with suitable, highly trained personnel.
This comprehensive three-day course covers a wide range of first aid emergencies, enabling all participants to deal with emergency situations with confidence in a prompt, safe and effective way. In addition, this course will include any protocol changes that may have arisen since their last training course.
This course will give the participants a qualification to the highest level of First Aid, meeting the statutory requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.
At the end of the course delegates will have covered a wide range of subjects including:
• Legalities, responsibilities, first aid provision and reporting
• Assessment of the situation
• Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
• Fractures and spinal injuries
• Control of bleeding
• Resuscitation and AED awareness
• Heart attacks
• Head injuries
• Chest injuries
• Shock (including Anaphylaxis)
• Eye injuries
• Sprains and strains
Summative practical assessment is ongoing by the instructor each day, along with a written assessment on each day.
A three year Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (Level 6 in Scotland) will be issued to the learner, subject to successful assessment.
This qualification is valid for 3 years.
Book an on-site course for up to 12 delegates, alternatively book onto one of our popular open courses. All our open course prices include registration, certification, book, buffet lunch and refreshments. A certificate renewal letter to notify you when your certificate is due to expire.