EMERGENCY FIRST AID AT WORK – 1 DAY RED CROSS COURSE
Who is it for?
This course is ideal for those working in low-hazard environments, such as a shop or office, or for organisations whose first aid needs assessment identifies the requirement for somebody trained in emergency first aid.
What is covered?
The emergency first aid at work course gives learners the skills and confidence to respond to a range of first aid emergencies they could encounter in the workplace, including helping someone who is:
unresponsive and not breathing – including how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED)
unresponsive and breathing
having a seizure
burnt (including a range of different burns e.g. electrical)
The course also includes information on:
assessing a casualty
monitoring a casualty
where to get help
accident recording and reporting
the control of substances hazardous to health (COSHH).
has been poisoned
has hypothermia or heat exhaustion
has an injury to the bone, muscle or joint (including spinal injuries)
is having a heart attack (including the administration of aspirin)
Little Market Place, Masham, HG4 4DY / Tel: 01765 680200