MEL Health and Safety Consultants

First Aid

Course Name First Aid
Duration 4 days
Max Number of Delegates Available on request
Course Fee Available on request

This course covers the knowledge and practical skills required to be a first aider in any number of industries within the UK.

By the end of the course the candidate will be able to:

  • Demonstrate they can act in a safe, prompt and effective manner with regard to emergencies at work
  • Demonstrate that they are able to use first aid equipment and complete simple records
  • Recognise a casualty suffering from any of the above mentioned injuries/conditions, major and minor injuries and take appropriate action
  • Describe the appropriate transportation of a casualty as required by the circumstances of the workplace
  • Explain how to obtain further medical assistance if required

Assessment will be by multiple-choice, recapping on each session and the final theory assessment will require the candidate to achieve a minimum of 15 correct answers from a possible 20 prior to undertaking the practical examination. 

The successful candidate will receive an HSE approved certificate and pocket card/certificate which is valid for three years.  

      If you would like to receive more information about this course please call a member of our training department on 01708 555544 or click here to contact us via email.