Level 3 First Aid at Work (including AED)

This 3 day course is approved in accordance with Health and Safety Regulations (First Aid) 1981.

The course is designed to qualify candidates to become a recognised first aider at work. This lively, fun and dynamic course is made up of theoretical and practical sessions. For you to be successful on the course you must pass a multiple choice theory paper and practical assessments.

The overall aim of any first aid training is to build personal confidence in your abilities. The qualification last for 3 years but can be extended by completing a 2 day refresher prior to expiry. Each student will receive a full colour first aid manual and resuscitation shield.

Topics covered include:

•    Regulations
•    Reporting
•    First Aid Kits
•    Priorities for treatment
•    Basic life support / CPR for all ages
•    Dealing with unconsciousness
•    Bleeding
•    Burns
•    Fractures
•    Head injuries
•    Spinal injury care
•    Heart attacks
•    Choking
•    Medical emergencies
•    AED – Automated External Defibrillation