Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is aimed at learners who wish to become emergency first-aiders in the workplace. This qualification meets the requirements for training emergency first-aiders in those organisations that have identified that staff need to be trained to this level within their first-aid needs assessment.
How long will it take?
To complete this qualification learners should expect to undertake 7 hours of learning, typically over one day, with a minimum contact time of 6 hours.
The qualification covers knowledge such as the roles and responsibilities of the first aider and how to assess an incident. The qualification also covers first aid skills in CPR and use of an AED, providing first aid to a casualty who is choking and dealing with external bleeding and hypovolaemic shock.
A full qualification specification is available for approved centres in the Download Area
This qualification is assessed by a practical demonstration and written/oral questioning.
You are able to add Highfield's Emergency First Aid at Work e-learning course to your learner registration for just an additional 25p (which includes a PDF copy of our First Aid handbook). Alternatively, you can add this e-learning course with a hard copy of the publication for an additional £1.25. These additions can be made during the purchase process.
Invaluable support for your learners
Highfield Products provides some fantastic training materials that we think your learners will love when taking this qualification. Simply visit emergency first aid at work training materials for full information.