Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) previously known as appointed persons.

Course Contents:

  • Principles and practices of First Aid
  • Responsibilities of the First Aider
  • Reporting and Recording including Hygiene Procedures.
  • Open airway
  • Treatment of conscious and unconscious casualty
  • Resuscitation to include new guidelines
  • Treatment of Choking Asphyxia / Hypoxia
  • Treatment of Clinical Shock (bleeding & bandages)
  • Treatment of burns and scalds and eye injuries
  • Injuries to bones and muscles and spinal injuries
  • Treatment of Head Injuries Concussion and Compression
  • Treatment of Crush Injuries and Amputations
  • Medical Conditions
  • Recap on key points, feed back to all students

Certificate of Competence valid for three years& First Aid Industry Body Approved.

This course is suitable for organizations where a first aider is required to satisfy the needs of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981. A risk assessment has been done and the business is deemed to be low to medium risk with 25 or less employees or lone workers