AWARD IN EMERGENCY FIRST AID AT WORK

Introduction

This SQA qualification is designed to provide an accredited and certificated award that will equip individuals with the skills and knowledge required to deal with a range of emergencies that require first aid in the work place.

This is a practical course, and is suitable for those who are:

  • 'Appointed Persons' in the workplace in organisations with comparatively low health & safety risks where there may not be a Certificated First Aider on site
  • for people whose jobs mean they move around from site to site or work in small groups
  • for self-employed and home based people.

    ThisHealth & Safety Executive (HSE), nationally recognised qualification, is valid for 3 years.
** If you require First Aid with Forestry - please advise at time of booking**

Location:

Both Campus Sites

Price

£70.00

Entry Requirements

Must be at least 14 years old

Course Content

SQA Unit Code - HV8204
  • First Aid Priorities
  • Managing Incidents
  • Basic Life Support
  • Examination of a Casualty
  • Unconsciousness
  • Control of Bleeding
  • Burns and Scalds
  • Regulations
  • First Aid Kits
  • Recording and Reporting
  • Theory & Practical Elements Included.

Assessments

Candidates will be practically assessed continuously throughout the course along with supplementary theory questions.

Course Contact Details

E: shortcourses@dumgal.ac.uk
T: 01387 734199