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26th April 2017 to 10th May 2017
09:00 to 16:15
Health & Social Care
Mode Of Provision
This qualification is based on the HSE training standard for delivery of First Aid at Work courses for the purposes of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.
The aim of the qualifications is to enable learners to attain the knowledge and competencies needed to deal with a range of emergency first aid situations.
Learners should be able to demonstrate the practical administration of safe, prompt, effective first aid in emergency situations with an understanding of the role of the first aider.
There are no formal entry requirements but to benefit from the course. Learners should possess communication skills sufficient to allow them to address the assessment requirements of the qualification
Book or manual supplied
18 hours over 3 Days
There are two methods of assessment used to ensure learners have gained the required knowledge, skills and understanding relating to first aid:
Practical assessment - observations throughout the course and outcomes are recorded as specified by the awarding body
Theoretical assessment- multiple choice papers to be completed during and at the end of the course as specified by the awarding body
This First Aid is valid for a period of 3 year, within which time the learner will need to re-take the course and the assessments in order to remain qualified.