Certification: This emergency first aid at work course is legally compliant with the current Health and Safety (first aid) Regulations 1981. Upon successful completion of this one day course, first aiders receive certification to allow them to practise for three years after which a re-qualification course becomes necessary. It is strongly recommended that you update your skills by taking an annual refresher.

Certificate validity: 3 years

All of our Emergency First Aid at Work courses are delivered and assessed by medical professionals that have worked within the industry. Assessment is ongoing throughout the course that will include both practical and straight forward written exams.

Prerequisites: None

Duration: 1 Day (0900hrs – 1700hrs)

Cost: £90.00 inc vat (Please note all prices include vat @20%)

Group bookings: £510 inc vat for up to 12 people

Location: South West Maritime Academy, Cromhall Quarry, Cromhall, South Gloucestershire, GL12 8AA

Our Emergency First Aid at Work course meets all criteria set out by the Health and Safety Executive and in accordance with the Resuscitation Council UK guidelines on treatment.

What is the 1 day Emergency First Aid at Work course?

The Emergency First Aid at Work course delivers a practical set of skills needed by first aiders in most workplaces. The course meets the standards set out by the Health and Safety Regulations (1981) and the comprehensive teaching creates a confident and skilled first aider in the workplace.

Who should attend the Emergency First Aid at Work course?

This course is a comprehensive introduction to first aid designed for people who want to become skilled and confident in emergency first aid.  It is especially suited for nominated first aiders in smaller, low risk working environments such as shops and offices.

If you work in an environment which identifies additional hazards and risks such as health conditions, then we recommend the First Aid at Work course which covers a more comprehensive range of injuries and illnesses.


Category: SKU: Emergency First Aid at Work

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 Course content

  • The role of the first aider and managing an emergency
  • Priorities of a first Aider
  • Recovery Position
  • Basic Life Support
  • Dealing with unconsciousness
  • Causes of unconsciousness
  • Control of Bleeding (minor and severe)
  • Choking
  • Burns and Scalds
  • First Aid Kits
  • Automated External Defibrillator (AED)

Contact us

Please contact us if you require any further information about this course or wish to book on behalf of a company:

Telephone: 01454 260130
Email: info@southwestmaritimeacademy.com

Normal office hours are (UK time):
Monday  – Friday: 08.30 – 17.00

Please be aware that online bookings will be confirmed with course joining information within one working day of the booking being made. Confirmation of payment will be received by email.

There is a wide range of local accommodation, some of which are within walking distance of the training centre to suit everyone’s budget. For a list of local accommodation please click here.


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