An Approved Cpcs Npors Plant and Safety Training Centre

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Emergency First Aid at Work

Overview

This course will cover the following aspects:-

  • Assessing the situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency The administration of:-
  • First aid to a casualty who is unconscious and/or in seizure
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • First aid to a casualty who is wounded or bleeding and/or in shock
  • First aid to a casualty who is choking
  • Appropriate first aid for minor injuries.

Duration

6 Hours (1 Day)

Maximum Number

12 Candidates

Pre-Requisites

None

Aims

On completion of this course candidates will able to take charge and manage (an incident) in the absence of a fully trained first aider and to co-ordinate with the required emergency services as necessary.

Teaching Methods

Training Room based (Powerpoint, hand-outs, videos and a written question paper)

Practical (Demonstrations, hands on and an assessment of competence)