1 day Emergency First Aid at Work | 1 day Emergency First Aid at Work – The First Aid Zone

1 day Emergency First Aid at Work

First Aid TrainingThe Emergency First Aid at Work is a one day course.

Those who attend will be able to act as an emergency first aider in the workplace.

By successfully completing this course the individual will have a very good understanding of dealing with an emergency through practice sessions and theory.

Maximum of 12 delegates

What’s involved?

This is a 1 day course which has 6 hours of teaching included.

This course is ideal for organisations where the need for a full 3 day First Aid at Work course is not necessary. Those that attend will acquire the necessary knowledge and skills to deal with first aid emergencies in the workplace, as set out in the Health and Safety (First Aid) at Work Regulations 1981.

What is covered in this course?

Primary Care

  • Health and Safety Executive
  • The role of the First Aider
  • The First Aid kit
  • D.R.A.B.C
  • ABCD’s
  • Scene safety
  • Barrier use – gloves
  • Barrier use – face shields
  • Initial assessment
  • Recovery position
  • Adult one rescuer CPR
  • Adult CPR handover
  • Compression only CPR adult
  • Drowning
  • Adult choking conscious
  • Adult choking becoming unresponsive
  • Serious bleeding
  • Shock
  • Spinal injury

Secondary Care – Injury

  • Wounds and dressings
  • Embedded objects
  • Burns and scalds
  • Temperature related illnesses
  • Internal bleeding
  • Electrical injuries
  • The respiratory system
  • Anaphylactic shock
  • Seizures and epilepsy
  • Heart attack


Those that attend the course will receive a certificate from The First Aid Zone, which is valid for 3 years.

All workplace courses are fully approved by the HSE and you can be assured that when you choose The First Aid Zone, you will be complying with the HSE recommendations for first aid provision in the workplace.

The HSE strongly recommend that individuals who hold this certificate undertake an annual 3 hour refresher. This can be completed as an online course. See page for online training.



To Book a Course

To book this course please complete the form on the Contact Page, or, call us on 01425 279620.

Please read the terms and conditions before booking

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