Upcoming Courses

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Course Aims

To enable trainees to gain a Highfield Level 3 award in Emergency First Aid at Work.

Course Duration

1 Day.

Suitable Candidates

This course is for trainees who require a Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) certificate to comply with HSE requirements.

Pre-Course Requirements

Trainees must be physically able to carry out the procedures detailed in the course syllabus and be able to kneel to administer Basic life Support.

Assessment Method

Trainees must attend all training sessions and be successful in the Assessment Activities and Test Papers as set by the Highfield.

Qualifications

Highfield Level 3 award in Emergency First Aid at Work.

Course Syllabus

  • The role of the first aider
  • communicating with a casualty
  • contents of first aid kits (and avoid cross infection)
  • recording of incidents and accidents
  • assess the situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in emergency
  • Administer first aid to a casualty who;
    • is unconscious (including seizures) 
    • requires Basic Life Support (BLS)
    • is choking
    • is wounded or bleeding
    • is in shock
    • has minor conditions