First aid training
First Aid 1 day course:
The aim of this course is to provide you employee with practical skills to carry out basic emergency first aid within the working environment, the main agenda is as follows:
- Identify an emergency
- Recovery position
- Bleeding and dressing of wounds
- Incident management
After completion of the course the candidate will be able to identify an accident, and in many cases carry out the appropriate first aid to take control of a situation until the paramedics arrive if necessary.
Delegates receive a Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (QCF) upon completion of the course.
First Aid 3 Day Course:
This course is more in depth and detailed than the emergency first aid course. It is designed to give the candidate the experience and confidence to carry out first aid in an emergency situation in the working environment.
The main topics covered are:
- The recovery position
- Severe bleeding and dressing of wounds
- Burns, fractures, spinal injuries, crush injuries, eye injuries
- Fainting, illness, shock, heart attack, stroke, head injury
- Poisoning, epilepsy, diabetes.
Delegates receive a Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (QCF) on completion of the course
First Aid for Mental Health
Anyone can be affected by a mental health condition.
Ensuring that your company has a positive mental health policy in place, including appropriate training for staff can help to make your workplace one that is supportive of staff and encourages the best from everyone.
We can provide OfQual Accredited training for you.
Level 1 Awareness of First Id for Mental Health: 4-hour course
This awareness course is suitable for everyone as it provides learners with the knowledge to recognise a suspected mental health condition and the skills to start a conversation and be able to signpost a person towards professional help.
Level 2 First Aid for Mental Health – 1-day course
This course has been designed to help employers to provide a positive mental health culture within the workplace and to provide learners with comprehensive knowledge on a range of the most common mental health conditions and the skills to be able to act should a condition be suspected. Learners undertaking this course will be considered first aiders for mental health and be a point of contact within the workplace to help and support those with a suspected mental health condition.
Level 3 Supervising First Aid for Mental Health – 2-day course
This course builds on the level 2 award in first aid for mental health and covers a wider range of mental health conditions and goes into detail on the range of therapy and professional support that a person may be given by professional bodies during treatment for a mental health condition. The course is suitable for all persons within a workplace but is aimed at those who hold a supervisory/ managerial level position and who have responsibility for implementing a positive mental health culture and responsibility for first aid for mental health within an organisation.