Basic First Aid Courses

½ day Emergency First Aid

Course Summary

Available at Your Venue for Small or Large Groups on a Date to Suit

This course has been designed to provide individuals' within their voluntary or community organisation with the skills needed to administer safe, prompt and effective emergency first aid.

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During this course, learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of emergency first aid situations; including...

  • Assessing an incident
  • CPR and AED use
  • Recovery position
  • Choking
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Minor burns and scalds

During this course each learner will be continuously monitored by the trainer on practical scenarios, including...

  • CPR
  • Safe use of an AED
  • Recovery position
  • Wounds Management

This course attracts a First Aid 1st Emergency First Aid Certificate of Attendance, which is valid for 1 year.

To re-certificate learners should attend another ½ day Emergency First Aid Course on or before the 1 year anniversary of their certificate expiry date.

The Location

  • Adequate lighting, ventilation & heating for the time of year
  • Adequate floor space & coverings for practical sessions
  • Close to male / female toilets and hand washing facilities
  • A proportionate sized room for the number of learners
  • Adequate exits in case of an emergency / fire
  • Free of intrusive noise for uninterrupted learning
  • Adequate seating for the number of learners
  • Television or digital projector with VGA/HDMI connection for the digital presentation

The Learners

  • Aged 16 years or over
  • Able to provide photographic identification
  • Physical ability (reasonable adjustments can be made)
  • No symptoms of Coronavirus (COVID-19) such as: new cough, high temperature, loss of normal sense of taste or smell