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First Aid Workshops

Course Details

Workshop Basic life support skills

Dates & Venues

This is a bespoke course and can be run either in Active Luton venues or your venue.

Course Aim

To equip candidates with basic skills and knowledge to enable them to deliver basic life support or carry out basic First Aid actions until further qualified medical assistance is available.

Course Format

Candidates are required to undertake a 2 hour training session which can be delivered in a variety of formats.

This is not a formal First Aid qualification.

Who should do the course

Staff with a responsibility to assist qualified First Aiders in the workplace which may include teachers, leaders, care workers and supervisors or qualified first aiders who wish to refresh existing First Aid Skills.

Assessment

Informal ongoing assessment throughout the course with a final assessment:

Demonstration of BasicLife Support skills (adult and/or child)
Treatment & Care of an Unconscious Casualty
Demonstration of the ability to Control Bleeding

Course Content

Theory to include

Action in an Emergency situation
Casualty Management and Casualty Care
Recognition and treatment of miscellaneous minor injuries or medical conditions as determined by candidates

Practical to include

Management of an Unconscious Casualty
Basic Life Support - Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) - Adult/Child
Control of Bleeding - Including basic bandaging/dressing techniques

Entry Requirements

Candidates must be at least 16 years of age at the commencement of the course
Must be able to undertake practical activity involving kneeling and lying down

All Active Luton courses are delivered and assessed in English. Tutors must be convinced that you have sufficient fluency in written and spoken English to cope with your course from the start.

Certification Qualification

Upon successful completion of the course candidates will be awarded a Certificate of Attendance

Validity Period

None

Cost

£10 per person (discounts may be available depending upon numbers)

Next Step

HSE/Ofqual approved Level 2 or Level 3 First Aid Qualifications

Book a Course

To book a course just follow this link

To Find Out More

Contact Caroline Parcell, CPD Admin Officer:
Call: 01582 400 272
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