First Aid Courses

We aim to build confidence in giving First Aid in all our courses, and offer training to new First Aiders and experienced alike.  We deliver courses throughout the Yorkshire area.

 

Want training in your business or community? Let us know.

Our courses are a blend of theory with hands on practical sessions.  This is a highly effective approach that works for first aiders in local authorities, public services, construction, catering, and for the general public.

Enquire to book courses, these include:

Emergency First Aid at Work

1 day £50 individually, £400 (inc.VAT) for up to 12 delegates

This course is available at your location for groups of up to 12 delegates. This course can be run in-house with AED included or sports focused.  This course provides basic life saving first aid skills and knowledge of workplace health and safety regulations, covering:

  • Adult resuscitation (CPR)

  • Burns and scalds

  • Choking adult

  • Communication and casualty care

  • Defibrillator prompts and how to respond (theory based)

  • Defibrillator pad placement (theory based)

  • Minor and severe bleeding

  • Role of the first aider (including knowledge of health and safety regulations)

  • Seizures

  • Shock

  • Unresponsive adult

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First Aid at Work Requal.

2 day £100 individually, £800 inc. VAT for up to 12 delegates

This course refreshes the FAW training and gives a further 3 years of qualification.  The original FAW needs to be in date to be certified with a refresher, otherwise the full 3 day FAW course is required. This course covers the content of the three-day First Aid at Work course in two days.

  • Adult resuscitation (CPR)

  • Allergic reaction

  • Asthma

  • Bone, muscle and joint injuries

  • Burns and scalds

  • Chest pains

  • Choking adult

  • Communication and casualty care

  • Eye injuries

  • Fainting

  • Head injuries

  • Defibrillator prompts and how to respond (theory based)

  • Defibrillator pad placement (theory based)

  • Low blood sugar

  • Managing an emergency

  • Minor and severe bleeding

  • Poisons and what to do if someone has been poisoned

  • Role of the first aider (including knowledge of health and safety regulations)

  • Seizures

  • Shock

  • Spinal injuries

  • Stroke

  • Unresponsive adult

First Aid at Work

3 day  - £150 individually, £1200 inc. VAT for up to 12 delegates

This course covers the full First Aid at Work qualification for anyone delivering first aid in a work setting according to the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974.  Each delegate receives a certificate that lasts for 3 years.  Training can be tailored to specific groups eg. clerical, catering, construction, engineering. This course covers the following content:

  • Adult resuscitation (CPR)

  • Allergic reaction

  • Asthma

  • Bone, muscle and joint injuries

  • Burns and scalds

  • Chest pains

  • Choking adult

  • Communication and casualty care

  • Eye injuries

  • Fainting

  • Head injuries

  • Defibrillator prompts and how to respond (theory based)

  • Defibrillator pad placement (theory based)

  • Low blood sugar

  • Managing an emergency

  • Minor and severe bleeding

  • Poisons and what to do if someone has been poisoned

  • Role of the first aider (including knowledge of health and safety regulations)

  • Seizures

  • Shock

  • Spinal injuries

  • Stroke

  • Unresponsive adult

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Automated External Defrillation

Half day  - £250 per group up to 8

Automated External Defibrillation (AED) is the only effective therapy for cardiac arrest. The current survival rate of a cardiac arrest in the UK is 8.6%, way lower than Norway (25%) and Holland (21%). The scientific evidence states early defibrillation is  the single most important step to from collapse to delivery of the first shock. 

We offer training based on the necessary theory, backed up with practical sessions. The course is run over half a day, and is informative and fun, thus allowing delegates to gain confidence in this essential skill.

Training conforms to current Resuscitation Council (UK) guidelines.

  • Basic life support

  • AED Intro and theory 

  • AED Demonstration

  • Practical AED Workshop

  • AED & BLS Workshops