£1275.00 plus VAT for a group of up to 12
The Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work course is an in depth, three day first aid training course designed to enable participants attain the knowledge and skills needed to become a first aider in their workplace. At the end of the course participants will be able to demonstrate the practical administration of safe, prompt and effective first aid in emergency situations with an understanding of the role of the first aider. The course will also assist employers to fulfil their responsibilities under the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 which states all organisations must make arrangements to ensure their employees receive immediate attention if they are injured or taken ill at work. This includes carrying out a risk assessment, appointing a suitable amount of first aiders and providing appropriate first aid training.This highly regulated course is certificated by Qualsafe Awards, an OFQUAL approved awarding organisation, and fulfils all of the criteria for employers when selecting first aid training for their staff.
Who is this course for?
This course is designed for people who have a specific responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community activities, to provide First Aid when dealing with an emergency situation. There are no formal entry requirements but in order to benefit from the course participants should possess reasonable communication skills.
The role of the first aider
Incident & casualty assessment
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
Safe use of an AED
Recovery position & management of seizures
Preventing cross infection
Record keeping and reporting
Use of first aid equipment
Sprains and strains
Burns and scalds
Duration: 3 days
Certification: After the course successful participants will receive a Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work certificate and a handy first aider wallet card. Certificates are valid for a period of 3 years, after which the learner will need to undertake a first aid at work re-qualification course in order to remain qualified.
Additional information: All course materials and first aid handbook for each participant are provided. This course is subject to continuous assessment of participants practical first aid skills throughout the course by the tutor followed by a multiple choice assessment paper. Delegates attending this course must bring a valid form of photographic I.D.
Course Price: £1275.00 for a group of up to 12 people. We can teach up to 24 candidates with 2 trainers at a cost of £2100.00 plus VAT. Courses can also be split into 6, half-day sessions for an additional charge
The course price includes tuition, all course materials, first aid handbook for each participant, and certification.