Emergency First Aid is suitable for low hazard environments and working conditions that require basic first aid cover. For example small offices and companies with a low number of staff or teachers of small groups of adults.
No previous first aid experience is required to attend this course.
The Emergency First Aid at Work qualification (EFAW) is ideal for most businesses whose risk assessment has identified that there is no requirement for a fully trained first aider for their workplace.
the importance of preventing cross infection
the need for recording incidents and subsequent actions
use of available first aid equipment
emergency services (ambulance, police and fire service)
outdoor professionals (Mountain leaders)
Experienced First Aiders
We aim to match instructors to your specific training requirements. They are aware of the specific needs of various outdoor environments, fully understanding the problems and judgments that have to be made when dealing with incidents in stressful, dangerous and remote situations.
Our training is very practical and hands on. we use progressive incident scenario based training methods. Our courses teach techniques proven to work in real life incidents and not just in a classroom. Our training builds confidence and develops first aid skills into complete incident management.
There are no formal prerequisites to attend this course. The minimum age to attend is 14 and you must be reasonably fit and strong due to the physical nature of the training.
Basic written and verbal English comprehension is required. To pass you must be able to demonstrate practical competence as well as answer the written test questions to an acceptable standard.
If you have any disabilities please contact us beforehand to discuss how we might be able to support you.