First Aid at Work Requalification



 
Who is this course for?

This course is for anyone who has already completed the 3 day First Aid at Work qualification. Once your certificate is due for renewal or the date has expired this course will need to be completed to keep your qualification. Due to new HSE guidelines even when your FAW certificate has expired you still only need to complete this course irrelevant of how long it has lapsed. This course covers everything included in the full FAW course  which re confirms the skills and knowledge on how to assess a situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in a first aid situation. This course is taught to the current accepted first aid practices and in accordance with the Health and Safety (first aid) regulations 1981.

How much will the course cost?

£100 per person / For group discounts please see pricing page

How long is the course?
Course duration: 2 days (12 hours)


How long will the qualification last?
The Certificate is valid for 3 years

What topics are covered?

Unconscious (including seizure)

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Choking
Minor bleeding including grazes and splinter removal
Serious Bleeding and Shock
Burns and scalds
Bone, Muscles and joint injuries
Spinal and Head Injuries
Chest injuries
Eye injuries
Sudden poisoning
Anaphylactic shock including the use of an Epi pen
Heart attack, Stroke, Epilepsy, Asthma
Diabetes
Understanding the role of the first-aider
The importance of preventing cross infection
The need for recording incidents and actions
AED