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First Aid at Work 3 Day Course
0345 678 5646

First Aid at Work

This popular course is perfect for most companies because it teaches students the core First Aid skills that will qualify them to be their company’s designated First Aider. It is recognised by the Health & Safety Executive (HSE) and meets the requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.  

Who it is for:

Whether your company is big or small, high or low risk, this course is ideal for the person chosen to be the nominated First Aider.

What you will learn:

  • Role of the first aider
  • Managing an emergency
  • Communication & casualty care
  • Asthma
  • Bleeding (minor & severe)
  • Bones, muscles and joint injuries
  • Burns and scalds
  • Chest pains (including heart attack)
  • Choking (adult)
  • Eye injuries
  • Fainting
  • Head injuries
  • Health & safety (first aid) regulations
  • Low blood sugar
  • Poisoning
  • Resuscitation (adult) - now includes the use of an AED
  • Seizures (adult)
  • Severe allergic reaction
  • Shock
  • Spinal injuries
  • Stroke
  • Unresponsive casualty


Delegates are continually assessed on their skills by our experienced St John trainers, in addition to an assessment paper.


All successful delegates will receive a St John Wales certificate, valid for 3 years.

Have you got the supplies your staff may need?

See our range of first aid kits, AEDs and first aiders signs available.

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