First Aid for Construction

Specialist workplaces courses for those who work in the construction industry.

Ensuring your staff on site have the skills needed to deal with any first aid emergency is a legal requirement. This 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.

 

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Who was this course designed for?
 

This course is ideally suited to any person who has responsibility for first aid at a construction site. 

Course Content

 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
Course duration

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

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 by email which is valid for three years.

How to book

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

Cost

Please send us an enquiry to receive a personalised quote.