Basic First Aid Training Course

Aims and Objectives:

Medical emergencies such as heart attacks or choking can happen at any time. This one day Basic First Aid course equips the learner with the knowledge, practical skills & understanding required to provide appropriate first-aid treatment for injuries and sudden illness until medical professionals arrive to take over. 

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On completion of this course, learners will be:

  • Able to understand how and when to administer first aid
  • Able to provide appropriate treatment for the purpose of preserving life
  • Able to minimise the consequences of injury until the arrival of medical assistance
  • Able to provide appropriate treatment for an injury which does not require the attention of a medical practitioner or nurse
  • Familiar with health & safety legislation on first aid in the workplace (e.g. Contents of First Aid Box)

Course Programme:

  • Assess a situation (scene, casualty or casualties) quickly & safely
  • Role & Functions of a First Aider
  • Arrange for medical help (Doctor, Cardiac Ambulance etc) if required
  • Treating the most serious conditions first
  • CPR
  • Other first aid information (e.g. Poisoning, Treatment of Burns etc….)

Training Methods:

Classroom Based Basic First Aid Course

Classroom based power-point presentation with practical components (i.e. Dealing with Emergencies).

Virtual/Online Basic First Aid Course

This Online Course is done as Virtual Training - live with our experienced trainer. The trainer allows space for discussion, questions and lots of interaction to ensure you get the best quality training experience.

Group Basic First Aid Course

For companies and organizations with multiple people to be trained, we offer group rates for in-company training nationwide - this can also be done at your premises or at a venue local to you if preferred.

Who Should Attend?

This course is specifically designed for those staff or individuals who want to learn how to respond calmly and effectively in the event of an emergency.

Additional Information:

  • Maximum of 10 learners
  • 1 Day
  • Certificate of Competence valid for 2 years will be issued to all learners who successfully complete & pass this course
  • Price on application. We can also offer group discounts.

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FAQs - Basic First Aid Training 

First Aid Training equips learners with the skills to manage medical emergencies effectively and calmly.
This first aid training course is a 1 day course.

We offer a range of First Aid courses. These can be found by clicking the links below:

Basic First Aid - 1 day course

Refresher First Aid Responder - 2 day course

Cardiac First Aid (CFR/AED) - 4-hour course 

Pediatric First Aid - 1 day course

Epi - Pen & Inhaler Training - 2-hour workshop