First Aid at Work Course

First Aid at Work Course

 First Aid at Work Course (FAW 001)

This qualification is aimed at learners who wish to become first aiders in the workplace. Qualification meets the HSE requirements for training first aiders in organisations that have identified that staff need to be trained to this level within their first aid needs assessment.

First Aid at Work Course

Qualifications Details: The HABC Level 6 Award in First Aid at Work has been accredited by Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF). This qualification covers knowledge such as the roles and responsibilities of the first aider, how to assess an incident and recognising signs and symptoms of injury and illness.

In line with guidance provided by the HSE, the qualification supports/approves workplace first aiders for a period of 3 years, after which point learners will need to retake the course.

Course Duration: 3 days

First Aid at Work Course

Learning Outcomes:

  • The role of the first aider
  • Managing an accident scene
  • Communication and casualty care
  • Asthma and hyperventilation
  • Bleeding (minor and severe)
  • Bone, muscle and joint injuries
  • Burns and scalds
  • Chest pains
  • Choking
  • Eye injuries
  • Fainting
  • Head injuries
  • Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations
  • Low blood sugar
  • Poisoning
  • Resuscitation (CPR) and introduction to the AED
  • Seizures
  • Severe allergic reaction
  • Shock
  • Spinal injuries
  • Stroke
  • Unresponsive casualty
First Aid at Work Course

About our Trainers Qualifications and Experience:

  • Occupational knowledge and competence in first aid
  • City & Guilds Level 3 Award in Education & Training
  • Registered healthcare professional
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in delivering first aid training
First Aid at Work Course

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