Emergency First Aid at Work Course (Level 3) – Barking, Greater London. IG11
Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is aimed at learners who wish to become emergency first-aiders in the workplace.
This qualification meets the requirements for training emergency first-aiders in those organisations that have identified that staff need to be trained to this level within their first-aid needs assessment.
How long will it take?
To complete this qualification learners should expect to undertake 7 hours of learning, typically over 1 day, with a minimum contact time of 6 hours.
The qualification covers knowledge such as the roles and responsibilities of the first aider and how to assess an incident.
The qualification also covers first aid skills in CPR and use of an AED, providing first aid to a casualty who is choking and dealing with external bleeding and hypovolaemic shock.
- Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
- How to use a defibrillator
- How to deal with an Emergency
- Infection Control Measures Training
- The Primary and Secondary Surveys
- Causes of Unconsciousness Training
- CPR Training
- Choking Procedures
- Prevention and Control of Shock
- Bleeding and Wound Management
- Burns Procedures
Our courses offer a practical, hands-on approach that delivers the skills and confidence to use first aid skills in a real-life situation.
Learners must be physically able to carry out the practical elements of the course and have a good level of English.
There are three methods of assessments that the candidate must achieve in-order to pass this course:
- Practical Observation
- Written/Oral Questioning
- Accident Report Form
This qualification lasts for a period of 3 years, after which point learners will need to retake the course. In addition to this it is also recommended that learners refresh their knowledge annually.
Learners achieving this qualification may also go on to take other specialist first aid qualifications, such as:
- HABC Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (QCF);
Additional Information for this first aid course in London
The government has started a motion to install defibrillator’s in more public places such as schools, gyms, swimming pools as well as sports venues in 2017.
Employers will have to adhere by that motion, every staff working in public places and certain private areas will have to be trained in using an automated external defibrillator (AED).
Defibrillator training can save people lives! Candidates should refresh their first aid training on a yearly basis. As not having the correct training can endanger lives!
Our first aid training in Essex offers a mix of practical assessment as well as hands on defibrillator training, followed by an open knowledge assessment to provide you with much information as possible.
Over 10,000 people stops breathing and collapse every year. Book your emergency first aid at work with a focus on defibrillator first aid training in Barking, Essex today!
For group bookings or if you want us to do in-house training for a company please call on 02085915140 to discuss a quote.