Requalification: Requalification Course:

2 Day Course



Requalification First Aid certificates last for 3 years. The two day first aid at work requalification course allows first aid at work qualified staff to revalidate their First Aid at Work certificate for a further 3 years. Attendees must have a valid (not out of date by more than 28 days) first aid at work certificate. Course Content Safe best practice - minimise the risk of infection Record keeping – recording accidents, RIDDOR, First Aid kits, disposing safely of clinical waste Awareness of current regulations Vital Signs – breathing, level of consciousness, temperature, colour Incident Management – a systematic approach to managing first aid incidents and assessing casualties Airway Management – causes and treatment of unconscious collapse Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) Breathing Problems - choking Circulation Problems – controlling external bleeding and treatment for shock Fractures Burns and scalds Common illnesses