Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (Requalification) June 2019 - THE PERRY TREE, KINGSTANDING
The courses run over two days and conforms to the Health and Safety Executive syllabus which satisfies the duty to provide a qualified ‘first aider’ as required under the Health & Safety (First Aid at Work) Regulations.
Understand the role of the first aider including reference to:
* The importance of preventing cross infection
* The need for recording incidents and actions
* Use of available equipment
Assess the situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency.
Administer first aid to a casualty who is unconscious ( including seizure)
Administer cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
Administer first aid to a casualty who is choking.
Administer first aid to a casualty who is suffering from shock.
Provide appropriate first aid to minor injuries (including small cuts, grazes and bruises, minor burns and scalds, small splinters).
Administer first aid to a casualty with:
*Injuries to bones, muscles and joints, including suspected spinal injury
*Burns and scalds
Recognise the presence of major illness and provide appropriate first aid (including heart attack, stroke, epilepsy, asthma, diabetes