Emergency First Aid at Work

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Start date: 23/11/2021

This short intensive one-day course covers all topics necessary to meet the Health and Safety Executive’s requirements for Emergency First Aid at Work which complies with the Health and Safety (first Aid) Regulations 1981.

The session will include practical elements and the performance of participants will be continually assessed. Delegates will need to be suitably dressed for working on the floor and are required to be of reasonable fitness level.

Refreshments and a light business lunch is included.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements nor any formal assessments for this course.

Course Activities

On completion of training, successful candidates should be able to understand the role of the first-aider including reference to:

  • The importance of preventing cross infection

  • The need for recording incidents and actions

  • Use of available equipment

  • Assessing the situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency

  • Administering first aid to a casualty who is unconscious

  • Administering cardiopulmonary resuscitation

  • Administering first aid to a casualty who is choking

  • Administering first aid to a casualty who is wounded and bleeding

  • Administering first aid to a casualty who is suffering from shock

  • Providing appropriate first aid for minor injuries

Progression Opportunities

Employers have a duty of care under the First Aid (Health & Safety) Regulations 1981 to make first aid arrangements, which this qualification fulfils. It may also enhance your employability.

LMC offers a wide range of courses, perfect for up skilling the workforce on day courses or more in-depth professional training packages. You may be interested in:

  • Cleaning Knowledge & Skills – Level 2

  • Food Safety in Catering - Level 2

  • Health & Safety in the Workplace – Level 2

  • Principle of Risk Assessment – Level 2

  • IOSH Working Safely – Level 1

  • IOSH Managing Safely – Level 1


If you would like to apply for this course, please click 'Apply' in the top right, follow the steps, and our Admissions Team will be in touch with you.

For more information, advice and guidance please phone Employer Engagement on 01524 521483 or 0800 306306 or email advice@lmc.ac.uk

Course code: B34692-S01