This course is designed for candidates that work as First Aiders in the work place

–   3 day modular course (minimum 18 hours)
–   3 year validation for statutory and workplace needs
–   Introduction of a systematic method of First Aid for managing casualties
–   Covers HSE syllabus for First Aiders at work according to the ’81 & ’97 regulations, UK & European Guidelines

HSE First Aider
–   Can take control of an incident until a nurse, doctor or ambulance arrives.
–   Fulfils health & safety requirements for the HSE First Aid at Work.

Syllabus

A range of subjects are covered including

–   Legalities, responsibilities and reporting
–   Heart attacks
–   Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
–   Eye injuries
–   Fractures and spinal injuries
–   Choking
–   Control of bleeding
–   Chest injuries
–   Assessment of the situation
–   Diabetes
–   Shock (including Anaphylaxis)
–   Asthma
–   Head injuries
–   Poisoning
–   Sprains and strains
–   Stroke
–   Burns
–   Epilepsy
–   Resuscitation
–   Bandaging
–   AED Use

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