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Emergency First Aid at Work – April

Tuesday 23rd April
09:00 - 16:00


FGH Training
3rd Floor, Storey House, White Cross Business Park, Lancaster, LA1 4XQ

Lancaster & Morecambe Chamber of Commerce in partnership with FGH Training are delighted to bring you this one day Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work Course.

Did you know that an estimated 441,000 workers in Britain sustained an injury at work in 2021/22?

The Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 require all employers to make arrangements to ensure their employees receive immediate attention if they are injured or taken ill at work. This includes carrying out a risk assessment, appointing a suitable amount of first aiders and providing appropriate first aid training. However, having the correct first aid provision
in the workplace is not just a legal requirement, it is incredibly important for the safety of all members of staff!

The QA Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF) qualification is designed for individuals who wish to act as an emergency first aider in their workplace. Upon successful completion of this qualification, candidates will be equipped with the essential skills needed to give safe, prompt and effective first aid in emergency situations.

What’s more, as a regulated qualification, employers can book this course for their employees and rest assured that they have fulfilled their legal responsibilities for providing quality first aid training, without having to undertake any lengthy due diligence checks.

The course will include – The roles & Responsibilities of an emergency first aider, Assessing an incident, Managing an unresponsive casualty, CPR & Defibrillation, Recovery Position, Choking, Seizures, Shock, Wounds & bleeding, Minor injuries.