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Emergency First Aid at Work Courses 236 courses

What is the Emergency First Aid at Work Course?

The Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) training course in the UK is a one-day course that is designed to provide individuals with the knowledge and skills necessary to deal with emergency first aid situations in the workplace. The course is suitable for anyone who has been appointed as a first aider in the workplace, as well as those who simply wish to have a basic understanding of first aid.

How is the course delivered?

The course is typically delivered in a classroom setting by a qualified instructor and includes a mix of theoretical and practical training. The assessment for the course is typically a combination of written and practical evaluations, and successful completion of the course results in the award of an Emergency First Aid at Work certificate, which is valid for three years.

What topics are covered in the EFAW Training?

The topics covered in an Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) course in the UK typically include:

  • The role and responsibilities of a first aider
  • How to assess an incident
  • How to manage a person who is unconscious
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • How to control bleeding
  • How to recognize and assist a person who is choking
  • How to deal with burns and scalds
  • How to deal with minor injuries, such as cuts and grazes
  • How to deal with shock
  • How to provide first aid for eye injuries, fractures and sprains
  • How to provide first aid for injuries to the head and spinal cord
  • How to provide first aid for chest injuries
  • How to provide first aid for burns and scalds
  • How to provide first aid for anaphylaxis
  • Please note that the above-mentioned topics are the general topics that are covered in most of the EFAW courses, the topics covered may vary depending on the organization and instructor conducting the course.

Please note that the above-mentioned topics are the general topics that are covered in most of the EFAW courses, the topics covered may vary depending on the organization and instructor conducting the course.

How does this training course relate to the Recognised Qualifications Framework?

The Recognised Qualifications Framework (RQF) is a system used in the United Kingdom to classify and grade qualifications based on their level of difficulty and the knowledge, skills and experience required to achieve them. The RQF is divided into nine levels, with level 1 being the most basic and level 9 being the most advanced.

The Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) training course is typically classified as a level 2 qualification on the RQF. This means that it is considered to be an intermediate-level qualification that requires a certain level of knowledge, skills and experience to achieve.

It is an approved and regulated qualification by awarding organizations such as Qualsafe Awards and First Aid Awards, and it is designed to provide individuals with the knowledge and skills necessary to deal with emergency first aid situations in the workplace.


 

 

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Emergency First Aid at Work
Block (1 day)
03 Feb 2023 £85.00 Blackburn, Lancashire REQUIRES POSTCODE Book Now
Emergency First Aid at Work
Block (1 day)
06 Feb 2023 £65.00 Warrington, REQUIRES POSTCODE Book Now
Emergency First Aid at Work
Block (1 day)
06 Feb 2023 £80.00 Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire REQUIRES POSTCODE Book Now
Emergency First Aid at Work
Block (1 day)
06 Feb 2023 £85.00 Wigan, Lancashire REQUIRES POSTCODE Book Now
Emergency First Aid at Work
Block (1 day)
07 Feb 2023 £99.00 Manchester, Lancashire REQUIRES POSTCODE Book Now
Emergency First Aid at Work
Block (1 day)
08 Feb 2023 £99.00 Leeds, West Yorkshire REQUIRES POSTCODE Book Now
Emergency First Aid at Work
Block (1 day)
10 Feb 2023 £99.00 Wigan, Lancashire REQUIRES POSTCODE Book Now
Emergency First Aid at Work
Block (1 day)
10 Feb 2023 £110.00 Bristol, Avon REQUIRES POSTCODE Book Now
Emergency First Aid at Work
Block (1 day)
10 Feb 2023 £110.00 Pudsey, West Yorkshire REQUIRES POSTCODE Book Now
Emergency First Aid at Work
Block (1 day)
11 Feb 2023 £125.00 Birmingham, West Midlands REQUIRES POSTCODE Book Now

All prices are inclusive of registration, materials, literature and certification (unless otherwise stated).

All prices are exclusive of VAT which will be added at the applicable rate when booking.