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First Aid at Work (FAW) Certificate – 3 days

This course will give learners the skills and confidence to respond to a range of accidents and first aid emergencies they could encounter in the workplace.

Our 3-day FAW course is suitable for businesses who have identified their first aid needs and require someone to hold a current first aid at work qualification with skills to recognise and treat a wider range of injuries and medical conditions.

Delivered in a classroom setting by experienced instructors, this course offers a practical, hands-on approach that gives the skills and confidence to use in a real life situation. Each learner is assessed throughout the course using a range of practical demonstrations, question and answer sessions, and activities designed to coach and support them.

The last thing we all need in business is new regulations to get our heads around and the updated First Aid Regulations (1st October 2013) may cause you some concern. HSE have withdrawn their endorsement of First Aid Providers and it is now the responsibility of Employers to choose a Training Provider who can deliver a course suitable for their business and to be able to make that choice based on “due diligence” which means that various standards are maintained and quality is assured and can be evidenced. You need to be sure you have made the right decision and can prove it. Newlands Training Ltd is fully compliant with the new regulations.

Who is the course for?

Suitable for those who may be required to provide first aid to a wide range of accidents, injuries and illnesses they may encounter. It is also ideal for businesses that have identified a requirement for additional first aid, i.e. having employees with a disability or medical condition.

Course Content

  • Resuscitation
  • Treatment and control of bleeding
  • Treatment of shock
  • Management of the unconscious casualty
  • Contents of first aid boxes and their use
  • Purchasing first aid supplies
  • Transport of casualties
  • Recognition of illness
  • Treatment of injuries to bones, muscles and joints
  • Treatment of minor injuries
  • Treatment of burns and scalds
  • Eye Irrigation
  • Poisons
  • Simple record keeping
  • Personal hygiene in treating wounds
  • Communication and delegation in an emergency

Duration

3 days – includes classroom theory and practical sessions.

Assessment & Certification

On successful completion of the final assessment candidates are awarded an Approved First Aid at Work certificate which is valid for three years.

Prices

3 day course – £360+VAT

We also offer discounts on multiple bookings

Cancellation Policy

Newlands Training Ltd have the following cancellation policy:

  • 7 working days notice, full fee refund, less administration charge of £25.00
  • 3-7 working days notice, 50% fee refund
  • 1-3 working days notice, 25% fee refund
  • Less than 1 days notice, no refund

Newlands Training

Current Status

We are now offering courses with reduced numbers and strict distancing arrangements – please make contact for course dates.

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