2 DAY - LEVEL 3 AWARD IN FIRST AID AT WORK RE-QUALIFICATION COURSE (RQF)

Description

Course duration: 2 day.
Congratulations, you are about to embark on a first aid course in order to renew your nationally accredited award in First Aid at Work. This qualification is made up of two units, and in order to receive this award, you must achieve success in both units.
This qualification is recognised nationally as a Level 3 award in England, Wales and Northern Ireland and as a Level 6 award in Scotland. Therefore, upon completion of this course, you can be recognised by an employer as a First Aider towards meeting the employer’s duties under the Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981, and you may count the qualification accreditation towards your formal general educational development. Added to this, you will be refreshing your knowledge and competence to administer first aid and basic life support, which is an extremely valuable life skill to have - for you, your employer as well as friends and family.

What you will learn

 Identify the information to be collected when gathering a casualty history.
 Conduct a head to toe survey.
 Recognise suspected:
o Fractures
o Dislocations
o Sprains and strains
 Administer first aid for:
o Fractures
o Dislocations
o Sprains and strains
 Recognise suspected;
o Concussion
o Skull fracture
o Cerebral compression
o Spinal injury
 Administer first aid for suspected;
o Concussion
o Skull Fracture
o Cerebral compression
o Spinal injury
 Recognise the different types of chest injury.
 Administer first aid for a chest injury.
 Recognise the factors that affect the severity of burns and scalds.
 Administer first aid for burns involving:
o Dry heat
o Wet heat
o Electricity
o Chemicals
 Give examples of common eye injuries.
 Administer first aid for eye injuries involving:
o Dust
o Chemicals
o Embedded objects
 Identify the routes that poisons can take to enter the body.
 Administer immediate first aid to a casualty affected by sudden poisoning.
 Identify sources of information for treating those affected by sudden poisoning.
 Identify common triggers for anaphylaxis.
 Recognise anaphylaxis.
 Administer immediate first aid for a casualty suffering from anaphylaxis.
 Recognise major illnesses including:
o Heart Attack
o Stroke
o Epilepsy
o Asthma
o Diabetes

 Administer first aid to a casualty suffering from major illnesses including:
o Heart Attack
o Stroke
o Epilepsy
o Asthma
o Diabetes
What will it cover?

 Be able to conduct a secondary survey.

 Be able to administer first aid to a casualty with injuries to bones, muscles and joints.

 Be able to administer First Aid to a casualty with suspected head and spinal injuries.

 Be able to administer First Aid to a casualty with suspected chest injuries.

 Be able to administer First Aid to a casualty with burns and scalds.

 Be able to administer First Aid to a casualty with an eye injury.

 Be able to administer First Aid to a casualty with sudden poisoning.

 Be able to administer First Aid to a casualty with anaphylaxis

 Be able to provide First Aid to a casualty with suspected major illness.

Further information

Green Cross Training
Provider:
Green Cross Training
Duration:
2 Days
Price:
POA
Availability:
Scheduled dates
Course type:
Classroom
Locations:
Aberdeen, Ayr, Birmingham, Bournemouth, Bradford, Brampton, Brighton, Bristol, Bromsgrove, Cambridge, Cardiff, Carlisle, Chelmsford, Coventry, Crawley, Croydon, Darlington, Derby, Doncaster, Dundee, Edinburgh, Enfield, Exeter, Glasgow, Gloucester, Guildford, Halifax, Hamilton, Headcorn, High Wycombe, Hull, Ilford, Ilford, Essex, Inverness, Ipswich, Leeds, Leicester, Lincoln, Liverpool, London, Luton, Maidstone, Manchester, Milton Keynes, Newcastle, Northampton, Norwich, Nottingham, Oldham, Oxford, Peterborough, Plymouth, Portsmouth, Preston, Reading, Romford, Salisbury, Sheffield, Solihull, South Mimms, Southampton, Stoke On Trent, Sunderland, Swansea, Swindon, Telford, Truro, Walsall, Warrington, Watford, Witham, Wolverhampton, Wrexham, York

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Green Cross Training

Building 10, Candy Lane
Bothwell Bridge Business Park
Hamilton
ML3 0FD

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