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