Emergency First Aid at Work

Maximum number of candidates per course: 12
Duration of Course: One day

The course is designed for any member of an organisation who is likely to find themselves taking charge of a first aid emergency or assisting a qualified First Aider.

Aims of the course:

  • To train the delegate to understand emergency first aid.
  • To build the delegate’s confidence in the ability to perform emergency first aid.
  • To assist the delegate to reach an acceptable standard to allow the instructor to issue an Appointed Person Certificate of Attendance.


This course covers the basic essentials in emergency care:

  • The ability to act safely and competently in an emergency.
  • Treatment and priorities of care for an unconscious patient.
  • Recognition of cardiac arrest and the delivery of cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
  • Treatment for a choking casualty.
  • Treatment for a bleeding casualty (use of bandages and slings).
  • Recognition and treatment of casualty suffering from shock.
  • Simple record keeping following an accident at work.

The course utilises the following training methods:

  • Multimedia presentations to convey information.
  • Hands on practice in small groups.
  • Positive coaching from approved Instructor.
  • Opportunity for self appraisal and completion of class evaluation.


The course is certificated and is currently valid for three years.

Course dates:

  • 24th January 2020
  • 21st February 2020
  • 24th April 2020
  • 22nd May 2020
  • 26th June 2020
  • 24th July 2020
  • 21st August 2020
  • 25th September 2020
  • 23rd October 2020
  • 27th November 2020
  • 18th December 2020

Download PDF: Emergency First Aid at Work Course Summary

To Book: Call us now to book on 01296 717800 or email: enquiries@sivatech.co.uk

Phone: 01296 717800
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