Refresher & Re-qualification Courses

Our annual refresher courses are not only designed to refresh a candidate on previous skills they have learnt on a full course, but to increase their confidence when dealing with a potentially traumatic situation.

This three-hour practical refresher course provides first aiders with an opportunity to practise and update their skills as a qualified first aider, at any time while their first aid certificate is valid.

This session builds on your expertise and confidence by involving you in realistic situations with simulated casualties. Candidates will practise first aid in practical, hands-on scenario sessions. Any protocol updates or changes in first aid treatments will be covered as and when they occur.

     3 Hour Course

 

     Meets HSE recommendations

      Recommended annually until first aid re-qualification training          is required

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First Aid at Work (RQF) -

Annual Refresher

 

 

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First Aid at Work (RQF) - Annual Re-qualification

 

The First Aid At Work Re-qualification course is for those who are currently qualified as a First Aider (FAW) and wish to continue as an approved First Aider for another 3 years. This course covers all aspects of basic life support along with a vast range of First Aid conditions.

 

If your certificate has expired you are still able to attend this course, but the HSE recommends you attend the First Aid at Work (3 day course) if more than a month has elapsed since expiry. Please note that the re-qualification course is an intensive course with very little practice time and designed for people whose certificate is still in date. If you do decide to attend the re-qualification course you will need to work at the pace of the course.

  • 2 Day course

  • Ofqual Regulated

  • Certificate valid for 3 years

 

 

In the First Aid At Work Re-qualification the following subjects will be covered:

     What is First Aid

     Legislation

     Responsibilities of a First Aider

     Action in an emergency

     Primary Survey

     Secondary Assessment – including Recover position

     The respiratory system

     Resuscitation (CPR) and AED - Will include discussion       around, Child/Infant CPR - If more in depth                         details, or practical session required for Child/Infant           contact us to book one of our Paediatric courses

     Disorders of respiration – Including choking

     Disorders of the circulation – including Shock

     Wounds and bleeding

     Seizures

     Minor burns and scolds

     Foreign objects.

Paediatric First Aid  (RQF)

- Annual Refresher

  • 3 Hour Course

  • Recommended annually until paediatric first aid

       re-qualification training is required.

       Responsibilities of a Paediatric First Aider

       Action in an emergency

       Primary Survey

       Secondary Assessment – including Recover position

       The respiratory system

       Resuscitation (CPR) and AED

       Seizures

       Airway obstruction – Including choking

       Circulatory system

       Wounds and bleeding

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First Aid for Mental Health Awareness - FAA Level 1  

 

This ½-Day course is aimed at providing learners with the knowledge to identify suspected mental health conditions and the skills to start a conversation and be able to signpost the person towards professional help

 

  • Know what mental health is, why people develop mental health conditions and the role of a First Aider for mental health

  • Know how to provide advice and practical support for a person presenting a mental health condition

  • Know how to recognise and manage stress

  • Know how to recognise a range of mental health conditions