About Emergency First Aid Awareness
First aid is very important as it could save someone’s life. Our course provides learners with an understanding of first aid. They will learn how to manage and act in an emergency correctly. Candidates will learn how to identify a cause, alert the emergency services and provide appropriate care until the services arrive. This course is appropriate for those looking to become an ‘appointed person’; but should be taken by all staff, as it could help save a life.
How long will this course take?
This course is 3 hours and spread across 1 day.
Who needs this training?
This course covers a wide variety of essential first aid knowledge, it’s recommended that all staff enrol to cover a good base knowledge of first aid throughout your workplace.
What are the main points covered?
Understand the principles of first aid, how to alert advanced medical help and manage incidents safely, using a range of skills including basic life support, the recovery position and more.
How is it delivered?
Courses are delivered in-house or online via webinar/e-learning for up to 12 people. We also hold open courses across the UK.
How do you get Certified?
This course is available via an in-house group course for up to 12 delegates. Choose for the course to be delivered either face to face or by a blended learning option, at a time and place convenient to you. Alternatively, learn through one of our scheduled courses at centres located across the UK. Upon completion of this course, a certificate will be awarded.
Emergency First aid Awareness Outline
- Introduction and explanation.
- Understand the principles of first aid.
- How to alert advanced medical help.
- Managing an incident safely.
- Basic life support/recovery position.
- Provide appropriate first aid for minor injuries, choking, bleeding and Shock.
Emergency First Aid Awareness FAQs
What is emergency first aid?
Emergency first aid is the first response to a life-threatening (or limb-threatening) medical emergency. Emergency first aid training is often referred to as first responder training. This course is ideal for members of the general public wishing to understand how to act in a medical emergency.
Who is this course for?
The Emergency First Aid Awareness course has been designed to teach learners how to deal with emergencies in every day situations. It covers basic techniques such as CPR, how to clear airway obstructions, and how to control severe bleeding.
What will I learn on this first aid awareness course?
Our first aid awareness in-house and e-learning courses will ensure that everyone who successfully completes it is competent in the basics of first aid and aware of the role they can play in case of an emergency.
What do I gain from this qualification?
Upon successful completion, learners will receive certification to allow them to practice and become qualified first-aiders for three years.