Description

Those with responsibility for a large number of people, or those who work in high risk environments such as construction, manufacturing, agriculture, fisheries, or commercial kitchens.

This refresher course is only available to those students who are in possession of a valid FAW certificate on the day of the course. Some prior knowledge from your previous FAW course is assumed and the teaching time is restricted to just 12 hours. 

Theoretical training and practical scenarios are used together to incrementally develop skills throughout the course.  Come prepared to be active and participate in progressive scenario practice.

You will be asked to produce your valid FAW certificate at the time of registration on the day of your refresher course. 

 

 

Accreditations

First Aid Training Co-operative exceed the HSE Employers' Due Diligence requirements for first aid training providers.

We have ISO9001 Certification and are also members of the Federation of First Aid Training Organisations.

You can rely on our quality assured systems for the correct accreditation of your course.

Certificate Validity

3 Years

Course Content List

The full First Aid at Work 3 Day course content is covered on this refresher course: 

  • Vital signs – breathing, level of consciousness, temperature, colour 
  • Casualty Monitoring and protection
  • Incident management – a systematic approach to managing first aid incidents - ABCDE
  • Airway Management – causes and treatment of unconscious collapse
  • Recovery Positions and other safe airway positions
  • Breathing Problems - cardiac arrest CPR in adults and children, drowning CPR
  • Heart attack, Angina
  • AED / Defibrillator use
  • Choking in adults and children
  • Circulation Problems – Internal bleeding, external bleeding and treatment for Shock
  • Bandaging issues
  • Damage – Recognition and treatment of injuries to: chest, abdomen, pelvis, leg & arm
  • Head and spinal injuries and spinal management, inc. helmet removal
  • Common Illnesses – Asthma, Diabetes and Epilepsy
  • Dealing with burns
  • Dealing with poisons
  • Animal bites and stings
  • Awareness of current regulations
  • Incident reporting and RIDDOR 

Upcoming Events

First Aid at Work Refresher Course, 2 days, 12 Hours. This course is used to refresh your First Aid at Work qualification, rather than re-sitting the whole 3 day FAW course.

We don’t currently have any public courses of this type scheduled. Please contact us to enquire about private course availability.

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