First Aid at Work (QCA) - Writtle University College

First Aid at Work (QCA)

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About the Course

A comprehensive three day course for those employees designated as a workplace First Aider. On completion of training, successful candidates should be able to:

• Provide emergency first aid at work

• Administer first aid to a casualty

• Recognise the presence of major illness and provide appropriate first aid.

The course covers essential areas of Life Support and First

Aid necessary in the initial management of a casualty and pre-hospital care.

Participants who attend our first aid courses will be required to pass a final practical assessment. The qualification is renewable within three years.

Do you work in a “High Risk” workplace such as Forestry, Agriculture, Construction or Security (Crowd Management)?

Do you have tourniquets and haemostatic dressings in your First Aid kit?

As a work place First Aider, is it possible you may be required to deal with extreme bleeding, likely to cause death within minutes?

If you answered yes to the above questions, you may be entitled to a complimentary additional hour of training so please mention this at the time of booking.

Entry Requirements

Please come appropriately dressed for practical sessions.

Useful Information

Free parking is available on campus; a permit will be issued and should be clearly displayed.

Participant may wish to bring their own packed lunch, although the Tea Rooms and college Garden Room restaurant are both open for lunch. Refreshments will be provided.

Course Dates

  • Monday 3 September 2018 - Wednesday 5 September 2018 (9:00am to 4:30pm)
    £265 per person
  • Wednesday 7 November 2018 - Friday 9 November 2018 (9:00am to 4:30pm)
    £265 per person

For group bookings please contact Michelle Williams 01245 424287




Three days


Michelle Williams 01245 424287

Customer Feedback

"Excellent - Very calming and great fun". Heather from Gt. Baddow

"Really good. Great instructor". Hannah from Writtle

"Good teaching method. Better than expected as I thought it would be very formal". Glenn from Rayleigh

"Instructors knowledge is very good and really well put across. "Ten out of ten". Elliot from Chelmsford


Our opening hours

  • Monday to Thursday 8.30am-5pm
  • Friday 8.30am-4.30pm

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