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First Aid at Work (3 days) & refresher


From 2 days





Course Overview

This course is designed for people who want to receive our most thorough first aid training. It is most suited to those working in high-risk environments, such as building sites or warehouses.

This course is suitable for people aged 16+ and covers all aspects of First Aid to meet the requirements of the Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981. The course is suitable for those staff who must obtain a First Aid at Work certificate (FAW) and become designated First Aiders in their workplace. The aim of the course is to equip delegates with the essential knowledge and practical experience to enable them to carry out first aid in the workplace. Delegates learn vital skills by participating in unique practical exercises.
What they learn
  • 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

Delivered in a classroom setting, this course offers a practical, hands-on approach that delivers the skills and confidence to use first aid skills in a real-life situation. Each learner is assessed throughout the course, therefore there is no end of course test.

All tree days must be attended and completed to achieve the required level of learning.

On successful completion of the course, learners will receive a NUCO certificate valid for three years.

Why Choose Us?

Our Values

Our values are at the heart of everything we do, so whether you’re calling us for the first time or booking to renew your qualification; we can guarantee you’ll receive first-class service with us, time and time again.

Accredited Courses

You’ll gain more than a life skill with MSA Safety. Almost all of our courses are accredited which means you’ll achieve a qualification valid for 3-5 years after you’ve completed your training. 

Nationwide Availability

Your convenience is at the top of our list, which is why we work closely with trainers and providers throughout the UK to deliver first-class courses at a time and place that suits you.

Training that Works

Our efficient, cost-effective and engaging training courses are designed to improve overall business performance and equip employees with up-to-date technical skills and knowledge.

Contact Us

Group Booking

All courses are available for larger groups, delivered at a venue and on a date to suit you – just contact us for a quotation. Please note that some courses will be subject to minimum and maximum numbers.

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