First Aid Requalification
First Aid Courses – First Aid Requalification
First Aid Requalification refreshers knowledge on how to provide immediate action to a victim with an illness or injury. This course gives you the skills to cope until a medical professional is present. This course teaches the skills needed to become a competent first aider at work.
HSE legislation states that all employers are responsible for making sure that their employees receive immediate attention. This is imperative if they are taken ill or injured whilst at work.
In order to make appropriate first aid arrangements for your workplace you should consider the size of your work force. You must also weigh up and the potential health and safety risks around your premises. E.g. If there is a significant health and safety risk due to use of machinery or hazardous substances. Then it is essential to train staff in First Aid at Work.
The course is a refresher on:
- The day to day role of a first aider.
- How to deal with a range of scenarios in the workplace.
This ensures all staff being trained in First Aid at Work are able to deal with first aid incidents. They need these skills in the workplace to work in accordance with HSE legislation.
The course will refresh you on how to cope in a situation in which the following accidents occur using a first aid kit. You will also learn how to administer treatment of an unconscious casualty. As well as how to deal with a cardiac arrest, resuscitation, fainting, low blood sugar, Asthma, seizures, severe allergic reaction, eye injuries, fractures, poisoning, burns and scalds, bleeding, choking and shock.
This course is suitable for those whose First Aid certificates are about to reach their three year expiry and need to be requalified.
To find out more about the other First aid courses we provide take a look at our “Which course is right for me” blog.
All of our first aid courses are available as open courses in Liverpool, Hull, Watford, Derby, Leeds, Sheffield, Bolton and Manchester.