First Aid Revalidation

Course information sheet

Fees: Standard £ 160 Conc £0 Full £160 * Enrol online for standard fee payers only

Day Time Weeks Centre Start End Code Enroll
Monday, Tuesday 09:30 - 16:30, 09:30 - 16:30 1 MAC 15/10/2018 16/10/2018 TD1009
Monday, Tuesday 09:30 - 16:30, 09:30 - 16:30 1 MAC 12/11/2018 13/11/2018 TD2007
Monday, Tuesday 09:30 - 16:30, 09:30 - 16:30 1 MAC 20/05/2019 21/05/2019 TD3010
Monday, Tuesday 09:30 - 16:30, 09:30 - 16:30 1 MAC 24/06/2019 25/06/2019 TD3011

What will the course cover?

The course includes an update of first aid knowledge and skills and a revision of workplace requirement

Who is the course for?

This course updates the first aid skills for people who need to renew their statutory First Aid at Work certificate and whose existing certificate is still valid. This course is for people wishing to renew a valid first aid at work certificate.

What skills, knowledge or experience do I need to start this course?

Attendees must already be in possession of a full FAW certificate and provide proof of this before attending.

What should I be able to do by the end of the course?

On successful completion of the course candidates will be able to: 1. Assess a situation, act safely, promptly and effectively to give emergency first aid 2. Perform effective CPR 3. Identify causes of unconsciousness and assess and treat an unconscious casualty 4. Assess and administer first aid promptly and effectively to a casualty who: Has minor or major bleeding Is suffering from injuries to bones, muscles or joints, including suspected spinal injuries Is suffering from a heart attack, angina, fainting, shock or choking Has a burn, scalds or poisoning Has been overcome by gas or fumes Is suffering from the effects of epilepsy, diabetes, asthma or hyperventilation Is suffering from the effects of heat or cold 5. Know how to safely approach major incidents and prioritise casualties 6. Demonstrate a knowledge and understanding of the importance of personal hygiene in first aid 7. Maintain the required workplace records in accordance with the HSE regulation

How is the course organised?

Practical and theory sessions.

What extra study or practice is expected outside of the class?

Read over the text book provided

How will my progress be assessed?

Successful candidates recieve the full HSE-approved First Aid at Work certificate valid for 3 years after completing a practical skills test.

What can I expect to go on to after this course?

none

Are there any other costs and what do I need to bring?

None

What support is available?

If you need any support please speak to your tutor.