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    Skills & Training fund

    Did you know that CITB registered SME employers with up to 99 employees can apply for funding of up to £10,000 to cover the cost of their short duration courses? This includes any Site Safety Plus courses. Employers can submit one claim every 12 months.

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  • Training for the construction industry

    CITB Approved Training Organisation (ATO)

    As a CITB Approved Training Organisation, as well as the automatic claims for CPCS courses and NVQ's, we can now claim on your behalf for NPORS and In-house courses. The rates are tiered in the same way the CPCS courses are. For more information give one of our sales team a call on 01189700200 or...

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First Aid at Work

First aid at work

This course is designed to give you the confidence and knowledge to be able to deal with a first aid emergency in the workplace.

Who Should Attend?

Nominated workplace first aiders, or anyone wanting a comprehensive introduction to first aid.

Course Content:

At the end of the course, delegates will have covered the following:

  • Accidents and illness
  • Using a first aid kit
  • Simple record keeping
  • Treatment of an unconscious casualty
  • Heart attacks
  • Resuscitation
  • Use of an A.E.D
  • Shock
  • Choking
  • Bleeding inc catastrophic bleeding awareness
  • Burns and Scalds
  • Poisoning
  • Fractures
  • Seizures
  • Asthma
  • Severe allergic reaction
  • Eye injuries
  • Low blood sugar
  • Fainting
  • Defibrillator awareness

After completing a final assessment successful delegates receive an approved certificate, which is valid for 3 years.

Duration:

3 days

 

Aims

Our courses are renowned for providing a quality learning experience offering hands-on practical training that leave first aiders feeling confident to use their skills in a real life situation. It is therefore important that participants are physically able to perform the relevant actions and techniques included in the HSE syllabus. 

 

Course Overview

  • Understand the role of the first aider, including reference to:
    i) The importance of preventing cross infection
    ii) The need for recording incidents and actions
    iii) Use available equipment.
  • Assess the situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency
  • Administer first aid to a casualty who is unconscious (including seizure)
  • Administer cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Administer first aid to a casualty who is choking
  • Administer first aid to a casualty who is wounded and bleeding
  • Administer first aid to a casualty who is suffering from shock
  • Provide appropriate first aid for minor injuries (including small cuts, grazes and bruises, minor burns and scalds, small splinters)
  • Burns and scalds.

Certification

Emergency first aid at work certificate; valid for three years (  3 years ).

FIRST AID AT WORK (3 DAY) - VENUE: READING/ON-SITE

Any Date. 1 weeks notice at a minimum.
£POA p/p *Available CITB Grant = £61.00 p/p

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