For Qualified First Aiders seeking to renew their qualification before the end of three years.
This course runs in two parts ,with a one day online - zoom session for the theory training and one day of practical training at our centre.
In order to be fully qualified you must ensure both the online and face-to-face part of the course are completed.
Having qualified as a First Aider, your certificate will be valid for three years. It can be renewed by attending a two day re-qualification programme before the certificate expires, otherwise you will need to re-take the four day programme.
This two day programme has been designed to comply with the requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 and the 1997 HSE "First Aid at Work" Approved Code of Practice and Guidance. Tuition is classroom based and requires 100% attendance.
When you attend the re-qualification programme, you need to be able to produce your current First Aid at Work Certificate on the practical day
By the end of the programme, delegates will be able to:
- Deal with emergencies whilst at work which occur to staff and visitors
- Become re-qualified in First Aid at Work
The following content will be covered over the 2 days, using both zoom and a face-to-face sessionDayOneWelcome/RegistrationIntroduction to First AidResuscitation - Demonstration and PracticeAirway & Breathing DifficultiesUnconsciousness (Causes, recognition, treatment)Circulation DisordersControl of Bleeding
Control of Bleeding - ContinuedBurns/Poisons/Eye InjuriesInjuries to Muscles Joints and BonesTreatment of Specific Fractures (Theory Only)Transportation of casualtiesPractice TimeResuscitationRecovery PositionBleeding and Fractures
Integrated training and assessment