First Aid at Work Refresher

This course is designed for fully qualified first aiders seeking to renew their certification. The programme will provide first aiders with updates and refresh their knowledge of the First Aid at Work syllabus. This course will train individuals to the standard required by the Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981. The certificate awarded will be valid for three years after which candidates may renew their qualification by undertaking the two day First Aid at Work Refresher course. However resuscitation guidelines advise that each individual attend an annual update.

Certificare Issued: SQA

Target audience

This course is designed for fully qualified first aiders requiring to renew their certificates.

  • Causes of unconsciousness, strokes and head injuries
  • Breathing disorders and resuscitation - wounds and external bleeding
  • Internal bleeding, shock, anaphylaxis and heart disorders
  • Poisons and substances capable of causing poisoning
  • Burns, scalds, corrosive chemicals and electrical injuries
  • Personal hygiene when dealing with wounds and the application of sterile dresings and bandages
  • Injuries to bones, joints and muscles
  • Handling and transport of injured - chest and back injuries
  • Fracture of spine and pelvis

  • Location

    Falkirk Campus

  • Availability

    10

  • Cost per person

    £165.00

  • Start date

    28 February 2019

  • End date

    01 March 2019

  • Location

    Falkirk Campus

  • Availability

    10

  • Cost per person

    £165.00

  • Start date

    28 March 2019

  • End date

    29 March 2019

  • Location

    Falkirk Campus

  • Availability

    10

  • Cost per person

    £165.00

  • Start date

    25 April 2019

  • End date

    26 April 2019