Whether Upskilling or undertaking the SIA  training course this Certification is required. Where a workplace first aid risk assessment identifies a need for an Emergency First Aider in the Workplace, this one-day qualification meets the requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 and the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1982.

All courses include electronic certificate and course material
Limited places available
Discounts for 3+
To book your place contact Jeff Bothwell
[email protected]metropolitansecurity.uk
0203 432 6077
07562 929249

1-DAY TRAINING COURSE 

RQF Level 3 Award

 Qualification title: FAA Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF) Code: 603/2080/1 
 
Unit 1 title: Emergency First Aid in the Workplace Unit code: Y/615/8504 
 
SCQF Level 6 Award 
 
Qualification title: Award in Emergency First Aid at Work at SCQF Level 6 Code: R529 04 
Unit 1 title: Emergency First Aid in the Workplace Unit code: UL20 04 
 
All learners will have the skills and knowledge to provide the organisation with emergency first aiders that can provide treatment to their casualties in a prompt, safe and effective manner. 
 
Duration
A minimum of six contact hours in the classroom, consisting of practical and theoretical activities, plus some pre-course activity could be required. Ideally, the course should be run over one day, but can be spread over a longer time period if you so desire, providing it is completed within 4 weeks of starting the course and the training sessions last for a minimum of two hours.
 
 
 Syllabus
 
 A range of subjects are covered including:
 
 • Responsibilities and reporting
• Resuscitation and AED awareness
• Burns
• Assessment of the situation
• Anatomy
• Choking
• Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
• Minor injuries
• Epilepsy
• Basic hygiene in First Aid
• Bleeding control
• Shock 
 
Certification
All courses include electronic certificate and course material
 Practical assessment is ongoing by the instructor, and a three year qualification will be issued to those who satisfy the criteria. In addition, the HSE strongly recommends that all students undergo an annual refresher program of three hours