Basic First Aid

This course has been designed for establishments with qualified First Aiders already in place, to be able to deal effectively with a medical emergency until the arrival of a qualified First Aider or the emergency services.

Course Summary

You will be able to:

    • Managing an incident
    • Disorders of the Airway
    • Resuscitation
    • Safe use of an Automated External Defibrillator
    • Unconsciousness
    • Recovery positions
    • Choking
    • Epilepsy
    • Burns/Scalds
    • Control of Bleeding
    • Bandaging
    • Fractures
    • Head Injuries


Successful candidates will be awarded the Basic First Aid certificate valid for 3 years


half-day (4 hours)

Assessment method

Activities & ongoing tutor assessment

Suggested progression

  • Emergency First Aid at Work (Level 2)
  • First Aid at Work (Level 3)

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