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    “Brilliant course, great pace and very relevant to our environment. Didn’t waste our time with elements which we didn’t need. The trainer was fantastic and very informative. Would highly recommend!”
    Countrywide Telecoms, Guildford

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    “Trainer was excellent, full of knowledge from real life experience! Very engaging, good pace and created a great learning environment”
    Round and Round the Gardens Childcare, Woking

  • Slide F

    “Really enjoyed it!” - “Great trainer, thank you!” - “Superb!” - “Trainer had great knowledge and kept it enjoyable” - “Great course – highly recommend! Very enthusiastic trainer"
    Surrey Research Park, Guildford

  • Slide E

    “It is part of my role to book training for staff and then read feedback forms in order to be able to find the most suitable course and in all honesty, I have been here for nearly 5 years and this is the first time I have seen so much written on feedback forms, especially positive comments”
    Guildford Borough Council

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    “By far the best first aid course I’ve been on!” Childminder, Horley
    “An excellent refresher of my first aid skills. Derek taught the course brilliantly, with real enthusiasm and wit”
    Hampton School, Greater London

Ensuring your staff have the skills needed to deal with any first aid emergency is a legal requirement. The 18 hour First Aid at Work course meets the requirements set by the Health & Safety Executive and the Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981. Delegates will learn comprehensive first aid on this course.

Who was this course designed for?

This course is ideally suited to any person who has responsibility for first aid in their workplace.

Course content

The course is recommended by the Health and Safety Executive for high hazard environments where you are required to have a first aider on site. This is a comprehensive course including;

Day One

  • Bleeding (minor)
  • Bleeding (severe)
  • Burns
  • Casualty movement
  • Choking (Adult)
  • CPR – Adult
  • Use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
  • Fainting
  • Primary Survey

Day Two

  • Seizures
  • Shock
  • Unconscious casualty
  • Allergic reaction
  • Asthma
  • Bone, muscle and joint injury
  • Chest pains (including heart attack)

Day Three

  • Eye injuries
  • Head injuries
  • Low blood sugar
  • Poisons
  • Spinal injuries
  • Sprains and strains
  • Stroke

We will soon be offering our 18 hour First Aid at Work Blended Learning option. 

Course duration

18 hours. This is typically delivered over three full days of face to face learning with the trainer.

We have our 18 hour blended learning option coming soon. This involves a blend of face to face and self learning. 

We also offer a 12 hour Refresher course for certificate renewal. 

Assessment

Competency based training and continuous observation by the trainer.

Certification

Successful candidates will receive a certificate which is valid for three years

How to book

Groups - If you are interested in booking this course for your group at your venue please fill our our group booking enquiry form.

Cost

Please send us an enquiry to receive a tailor made quote.

 

For more information on First Aid requirements for your workplace click here.

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Why choose us?

  • Over 20 years experience
  • We meet the requirements of OFQUAL & OFSTED 
  • HSE recognised courses
  • Experienced trainers from the medical and emergency professions
  • Specialist training
  • A name you can trust

How we Train

  • Interactive
  • Realistic
  • Practical scenarios
  • Fun and engaging