About First Aid Annual Refresher
If you have already completed either a three-day First Aid at Work or an Emergency First Aid at Work course, then this qualification is ideal for you! This refresher course will help keep first aiders’ up to date. By the end of this course, learners will comprehend the correct action or treatment in an emergency. By the end of the course, candidates will have the opportunity to ask any questions they might have.
How long will this course take?
This course is 3 hours and spread across 1 day
Who needs this training?
This course has been designed for anybody already in possession of a valid first aid certificate looking to update their first aid knowledge.
What are the main points covered?
Understand how to manage incidents, examine a casualty, gain knowledge of basic life support 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.
First Aid Annual Refresher Outline
- Introduction and explanation. How to manage incidents calmly and safely.
- The examination of a casualty and further actions/treatments.
- Knowledge of basic life support.
- Combination of practical and theory sessions.
First Aid Annual Refresher FAQs
What is an annual refresher course?
A first aid refresher course is training that reviews or updates the previous teaching connected with first aid. It typically includes discussing changes to legislation and new guidelines or procedures in the past year. In some cases, it is required to keep your certification up-to-date.
Who is this course for?
This course is designed for those that have already completed either a three-day First Aid at Work or a one-day HSE Emergency First Aid at Work course. This annual refresher training will help keep first aiders’ skills up-to-date, ensuring that they remain confident when examining casualties and applying appropriate action or treatment.
Is the course mandatory?
This course helps to ensure that you are compliant with the HSE’s guidelines. First-aiders undertake this annual refresher training over 3 hours during any 3-year certification period. Although non-compulsory, it helps first-aiders maintain their skills and keep up-to-date with any changes to first-aid procedures
What do I gain from completing this course?
This course helps to ensure that you are compliant with the HSE’s guidelines and provides you with the skills, knowledge and confidence to use what you have learnt in a real emergency situation.