This course is designed to equip those staff acting as First Aider in the workplace with an appropriate level of training to enable them to act confidently in the setting of both major and minor injury and illness. It is the standard course that meets the requirements of the Health and Safety Executive guidance on first aid at work.
The award is made up of two mandatory units; Emergency First Aid in the Workplace and Recognition and Management of Illness and Injury in the Workplace.
Guidance on producing a first aid needs assessment can be found in the HSE document First Aid at Work (third edition).
Unit 1, Emergency First Aid in the Workplace
Unit 2, Recognition and Management of Illness and Injury in the Workplace
Completion of both of these units leads to the First Aid at Work qualification.
Minimum age 16 years.
No previous first aid experience necessary.
The course price is £180.00 for individuals attending a NARS-hosted event. However, if you would like NARS to deliver this course for a number of people at your premises, please contact us for more information and to discuss pricing.