First Aid at Work


Our most comprehensive practical skills training. This three-day course turns novices into workplace first aiders who are confident in their ability to manage any critical situation, delegate tasks to bystanders, and engage and inform the emergency services. Includes basic defibrillator training (an HSE requirement since 1 January 2017). Covers first aid protocols for adult casualties only.


Location & Time:

Les Cotils, 9:00am – 4:00pm

What you get:

➢ A First Aid Manual, activity sheets, face shield keyring and pen
➢ A maximum of 12 delegates per trainer, meaning plenty of one-to-one guidance
➢ Associate Membership Insurance at no extra charge, when certificate is awarded

Course content:

➢ The role of the first aider
➢ Communication and casualty care
➢ Allergic Reaction
➢ Asthma
➢ Basic defibrillator training
➢ Bleeding
➢ Bone, muscle, and joint injuries
➢ Burns and scalds
➢ Chest pains
➢ Choking (adult)
➢ Eye injuries
➢ Fainting
➢ Head injuries
➢ Low blood sugar
➢ Poisoning
➢ Resuscitation (CPR)
➢ Seizures
➢ Shock
➢ Spinal Injuries
➢ Stroke
➢ Treatment of an unresponsive casualty


Ongoing assessment by the trainer.


Successful candidates receive a St John Ambulance certificate, valid for three years.


£390 per person