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First Aid at Work Course

At Safety Training Solutions, we deliver monthly First Aid at Work courses either at our training centre in Dingwall, just 15 minutes drive from Inverness or we can deliver this on site in the Highlands & Islands or anywhere across Scotland.

  •  Course Duration:  3 Days
  • Open Course Price:  £250+VAT
  • Group Rate Price: Please call 01349 862226
  • Maximum Delegate:12
  • Delivery Method:  Classroom Based Theory and Practical Assessments
  • Prerequisite:  None
  • Approved By: Safecert Awards
  • Assessment:  Multiple Choice Test  Paper
  • Certification:  Each successful delegate will receive a Safecert Awards Certificate (valid for 3  years)

Who should attend this course?
This course is for people who want to receive thorough first aid training and is especially suited for nominated workplace first aiders looking to gain a comprehensive and effective skill set for medium/high risk work environments.

First Aid at Work

Course Content

  • The role of the first aider
  • Managing an emergency
  • Communication and casualty care
  • Asthma
  • Bleeding (minor and severe)
  • Bone, muscle and joint injuries
  • Burns and scalds
  • Chest pains (including heart attack)
  • Choking (adult)
  • Eye injuries
  • Fainting
  • Defibrillator prompts and how to respond
  • Head injuries
  • Health and safety (first aid) regulations
  • Low blood sugar
  • Poisoning
  • Resuscitation (adult CPR)
  • Seizures (adult)
  • Severe allergic reaction
  • Shock
  • Spinal injuries
  • Stroke
  • Unresponsive casualty
  • Defibrillator use and pad placement

If you have a valid expiring First Aid at Work certificate, then you don’t need to attend the 3 day course, you just need to complete the First Aid at Work Refresher course, which we also deliver monthly at our training centre in Dingwall.

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First Aid at Work Refresher

At Safety Training Solutions, we deliver monthly First Aid at Work Refresher courses either at our training centre in Dingwall, just 15 minutes drive from Inverness or we can deliver this on site in the Highlands & Islands or anywhere across Scotland. If you have a valid First Aid certificate that you wish to renew, this is the course for you!

First Aid at Work Refresher

  • Course Duration:  2 Days
  • Open Course Price:  £180+VAT
  • Group Rate Price: Please call 01349 862226
  • Maximum Delegate: 12
  • Delivery Method:  Classroom Based Theory and Practical Assessments
  • Prerequisite:  None
  • Approved By: Safecert Awards
  • Assessment:  Multiple Choice Test  Paper
  • Certification:  Each successful delegate will receive a Safecert Awards Certificate (valid for 3  years)

Who should attend this course?
The First Aid at Work Refresher course is for people wishing to renew a valid First aid at work certificate.

If you don’t have a First Aid at Work certificate to renew then the course for you will be the First Aid at Work initial 3 day course.

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Emergency First Aid

  • Course Duration:  1 Day
  • Open Course Price:  £120 + VAT per person
  • Group Rate Price: Please call 01349 862226
  • Maximum Delegate: 12
  • Delivery Method:  Classroom Based Theory and Practical Assessments
  • Prerequisite:  None
  • Approved By: Safecert Awards
  • Assessment:  Multiple Choice Test  Paper
  • Certification:  Each successful delegate will receive a Safecert Awards Certificate (valid for 3  years)

Who should attend this course?
This course is designed for people who want to receive training in emergency first aid and is especially suited for nominated first aiders in smaller, low risk working environments.

Emergency First Aid

Course content

  • The role of the first aider
  • Managing an emergency
  • Communication and casualty care
  • Bleeding (minor and severe)
  • Burns
  • Choking (adult)
  • Defibrillator prompts and how to respond
  • Health and safety (first aid) regulations
  • Resuscitation (adult CPR)
  • Seizures (adult)
  • Shock
  • Unresponsive casualty
  • Defibrillator pad placement

This course will not enable you to become a qualified First Aider, the course that must be completed for this is the First Aid at Work course. You can book this here!