Refresher (3 Hrs)
This course is strongly recommended by the HSE for first aiders to annually update and refresh their knowledge and first aid skills during the three year qualification period.
This course can be completed as an external course at one of our external venues which are strategically placed throughout the UK including all major cities.
This course is offered onsite only
Duration: 3 Hours
Group Size: 12 Spaces Available
Onsite Price: £425 + VAT for up to 12 delegates
(on customer premises) Outside M25
Inside M25 £475 + VAT
Is this course for me?
It is for anyone that currently holds a valid Emergency First Aid at Work or First Aid at Work certificate and would like refresh their first aid training. This is a yearly update course and to remain a first aider, the appropriate re-qualification course must be completed every three years.
What will I learn?
This course has been designed to refresh and build on the knowledge and confidence gained from the First Aid at Work course.
It is tailored to your working environment and will involve you in practical scenarios giving you vital hands-on experience.
The course covers the following topics:
Importance of recording incidents and actions
Basic hygiene and preventing cross infection
The priorities of first aid
Assessing and managing incidents
Treatment of an unconscious casualty
Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
Wounds, bleeding and minor injuries
One of our trainers will deliver this course at your premises on a date of your choice. The timings could also be arranged to suit your requirements.
The practical elements of this course are essential as they provide you with vital hands-on experience. It is important that you are physically able to take part in the practical parts of the course.
The HSE requires you to attend the full duration of the course to be eligible for evaluation.
Assessment and Certification
You will be continually assessed throughout the duration of the course by one of our qualified trainers.
In order to complete this course, you must have a valid Emergency First Aid at Work or First Aid at Work certificate.
On-Site Training Room Requirement
It is recommended that the room size should be approximately 20 x 30 feet for a full 12 person course. The room should be large enough to seat all candidates comfortably in a semicircle formation. The floor space in the centre should be clean and uncluttered as this will be used for the practical parts of the course. The trainer will also require a flip chart if one is available.