Emergency First Aid at Work Level 3 Award

  • £110 + VAT
    Please note, this course has a fee and is subject to cancellation terms and conditions.

  • 1 day, 9 am – 4 pm

This qualification is specifically for those who are to become an emergency first-aider in the workplace. This one-day qualification meets the requirements of both the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 and the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1982.

The objective of this qualification is to support you in becoming an emergency first aider in the workplace. The content of the qualification meets the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) requirements for training emergency first-aiders in organisations which have identified that staff need to be trained to this level within their first-aid needs assessment.

The qualification covers knowledge such as the roles and responsibilities of the first aider and how to assess an incident. The qualification also covers first aid skills in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and use of an automated external defibrillator (AED), providing first aid to a casualty who is choking and dealing with external bleeding and hypovolemic shock.

There will be a range of practical demonstrations, question and answer sessions, quizzes and engaging activities designed to coach and support your learning.

This qualification is available for those over the age of 16 who may need to provide first aid to someone who is injured or becomes ill whilst at work.

This course will give you the skills and confidence to respond to a range of accidents and first aid emergencies which you may encounter within the workplace.

In line with guidance provided by the HSE, the qualification supports/approves workplace emergency first aiders for a period of 3 years, after which point you will need to retake the course. In addition to this, it is recommended that you refresh your knowledge annually.

The objective of this qualification is to support you in becoming an emergency first aider in the workplace. The content of the qualification meets the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) requirements for training emergency first-aiders in organisations which have identified that staff need to be trained to this level within their first-aid needs assessment.

The qualification covers knowledge such as the roles and responsibilities of the first aider and how to assess an incident. The qualification also covers first aid skills in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and use of an automated external defibrillator (AED), providing first aid to a casualty who is choking and dealing with external bleeding and hypovolemic shock.

There will be a range of practical demonstrations, question and answer sessions, quizzes and engaging activities designed to coach and support your learning.

This qualification is available for those over the age of 16 who may need to provide first aid to someone who is injured or becomes ill whilst at work.

This course will give you the skills and confidence to respond to a range of accidents and first aid emergencies which you may encounter within the workplace.

In line with guidance provided by the HSE, the qualification supports/approves workplace emergency first aiders for a period of 3 years, after which point you will need to retake the course. In addition to this, it is recommended that you refresh your knowledge annually.

Queens Road South, Bridgend Industrial Estate, Bridgend

Queens Road Campus is situated on Bridgend Industrial Estate and supports many of our class-based Higher Education (HE) courses as well as being home to our Work-Based Learning team and Engage Training, the commercial training arm of Bridgend College.

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