First Aid Training

First Aid at Work

FIRST AID AT WORK

At Apex Training Services in Peterborough, we can offer you both a level 2 and level 3 first aid at work training course to provide you with the skills and knowledge necessary to administer first aid to people who are in potentially life-threatening situations. For more information on what our courses offer, see below.

 FAA LEVEL 2 AWARD IN EMERGENCY FIRST AID AT WORK (600/7379/2)

Course Duration
1 Day

Awarding Body
First Aid Awards / NUCO

Course Content
The Emergency First Aid at Work course provides basic life saving first aid knowledge to delegates with the intention of enabling them to act as an appointed person. This qualification is especially suited for staff who are to be nominated as a First Aider in a low risk environment.
Delegates will be continually assessed by the Instructor throughout the course. Successful delegates will receive an Emergency First Aid certificate which remains valid for three years, after which a refresher course will be required.

On completion successful completion of the course, delegates will be able to:

  • Understand the role of a First Aider
  • Assess the situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency
  • Communicate with a casualty
  • Understand the requirements regarding the contents of a first aid kit
  • Record incidents & accidents efficiently
  • Administer basic First Aid
Certification
Delegates will be continually assessed by the Instructor throughout the course. Successful delegates will receive an Emergency First Aid certificate which remains valid for three years

Course Location

Apex Training Centre.
This training can be conducted on-site for up to 12 delegates per course.

FAA LEVEL 3 AWARD – FIRST AID AT WORK (600/7380/9)

Course Duration
3 Days

Awarding Body
First Aid Awards / NUCO

Course Content
This qualification complies with the guidelines and criteria as defined by the Health & Safety Executive in respect of the 1981 (First Aid) Regulations. The course covers all aspects of basic life support including CPR, bleeding, unconsciousness, choking, head injuries, sprains and strains and a vast range of First Aid conditions that staff may experience in the workplace.

Syllabus
  • Legalities, responsibilities and reporting
  • Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
  • Fractures & spinal injuries
  • Control of bleeding
  • Poisoning
  • Burns
  • Epilepsy
  • Assessment of the situation
  • Shock (incl Anaphylactic)
  • Heart attacks / Strokes
  • Head injuries
  • Chest injuries
  • Asthma
  • Resuscitation
  • Bandaging
  • Choking
  • Eye injuries
  • Sprains & strains
  • Diabetes
Certification
Assessment is ongoing by the Instructor along with a question paper on each day.
A level 3 certificate will be issued to each delegate, which is valid for 3 years.

Course Location
Apex Training Centre.
This training can be conducted on-site for up to 12 delegates per course.
If you would like to enquire further about our first aid courses. please don't hesitate to get in touch with Apex Training Services in Peterborough today on:
01733 567 478
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