Our open course per person cost is £180.00 plus VAT

For competitive group prices call the office on (028) 9122 8101  

This is a recognised 3 day First Aid at Work (FAW) course which is suitable for anyone who has been nominated or who has been volunteered to fulfil the statuary duty of care as laid down in accordance with the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations (NI) 1982.

If the assessment of First Aid needs highlights the need for qualified First Aiders, then this course will provide suitable trained personnel. This course covers a wide variety of medical topics enabling the participants to deal with emergency situations with confidence in a safe, prompt and effective way.

The syllabus of the course is:-

  • First Aid Priorities
  • Managing Incidents
  • Basic Life Support
  • Safe use of an AED
  • Examination of a Casualty
  • Unconsciousness
  • Control of Bleeding and Wounds
  • Fractures & Dislocations
  • Burns and Scalds
  • Medical Emergencies
  • Heart Attacks & Cardiac Arrest
  • Eye Injuries
  • Dressings & Bandaging
  • Recording and Reporting
  • First Aid Provision

This is an HSENI approved workplace course. There is a Multiple choice exam at the end of the course along with continuous evaluation throughout by the trainer. Each learner will be independently assessed by an HSENI approved assessor. Those learners deemed to have reached the required standard will be issued with an HSENI  certificate in First Aid at Work which is valid for 3 years.
The HSE (NI) has strongly recommended that those attending this course attend annual refresher training lasting 2-3 hours. This is not compulsory but it is strongly RECOMMENDED by the HSENI.

There is a need for this to be renewed by attending a 2 day refresher course before the 3 years have expired. Any delegate attending refresher training must have an in-date FAW Certificate to attend this course. If this has expired they will have to attend the initial FAW 3 day course.

A maximum of 12 can be accommodated on this course and must be aged 16 and above