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

  • Wednesday 1 November 2017 - Friday 3 November 2017 (9:30am to 5:00pm)
    £265.00 per person
  • Wednesday 3 January 2018 - Friday 5 January 2018 (9:30am to 5:00pm)
    £265.00 per person
  • Monday 26 February 2018 - Wednesday 28 February 2018 (9:30am to 5:00pm)
    £265.00 per person


For group bookings please contact Emma Fredericks 01245 421782

Cost

£265

Duration

Three days

Contact

Emma Fredericks 01245 421782

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

Email

shortcourses@writtle.ac.uk

Our opening hours

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

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If you have any questions before booking please contact us.