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Emergency First Aid at Work

6th July 2023 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

  • Date: 6 July 2023 
  • Time: 09:00 – 16:00 
  • Venue: St Teresa’s Effingham


  • Those caring for adults or children who have a first aid responsibility
  • Those who have an Ofsted/HSE requirement for first aid provision
  • Those who have never completed a first aid certificate before.

Course outline 

This course is approved by Qualsafe Awards, an Ofqual-recognised awarding organisation. The course covers the practical skills needed by first aiders to competently deal with situations that require a high level of first aid or where they are responsible for people who have existing medical conditions.

There is a maximum of 12 candidates per course. This is an open course; however, courses can be booked at your venue on a date of your choice for just your staff. Contact us for details.

Training topics will include: 

  • Role of first aider
  • Managing an emergency including after-care
  • Basic life support for adults, children and babies
  • Choking in adults, children and babies
  • The recovery position and secondary survey
  • Wound management and managing catastrophic bleeding
  • Communication
  • Asthma
  • Fainting
  • Shock – including bleeding
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Burns
  • Health and safety regulations
  • Treating the unconscious casualty
  • First aid kits
  • Use of the defibrillator

Learning outcomes: 

  • To be certified for three years with a Level 3 award in paediatric or emergency First Aid at Work (QCF), which meets the requirements of the First Aid Health and Safety Regulations 1981.
  • To be able to preserve life, promote recovery and prevent situations from worsening
  • To be able to assess manage and treat a wide range of accidents and illnesses.


  • Member Rate (individual): £80, Non-member: £160* 
  • Member Rate (group of 12): Member: £720, Non-member: £1,440* 

*If you would like to become a member and access discounted rates for Hieda CPD and events, please click here.


Speaker: James Thornby 


6th July 2023
9:00 am - 4:00 pm


Health in Education Association


St Teresa’s School, Effingham
Beech Avenue
Effingham, Surrey RH5 6ST
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