FAA Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (QCF)
About this course
1 Day - A minimum of six contact hours in the classroom, consisting of practical and theoretical activities, plus some pre-course activity could be required.
When an organisation's risk assessment of First Aid needs identifies that there is a requirement for Emergency First Aid at Work practitioners, then this award for Emergency First Aid At Work satisfies the requirements of the regulatory body for the First Aid-HSE and HSENI.
All learners will have the skills and knowledge to provide the organisation with Emergency First Aider's that can provide treatment to their casualties in a prompt, safe and effective manner.
A range of subjects is covered including:
- What is Emergency First Aid?
- Action in an emergency
- Primary Survey
- Secondary assessment
- The respiratory system
- Disorders of respiration
- Adult basic life support
- Disorders of circulation
- Wounds and bleeding
- Minor burns and scalds
Assessment is ongoing by the instructor,along with a multiple choice question paper,and a three year qualification will be issued to those who satisfy the criteria.In addition, the HSE and HSENI strongly recommend that all students undergo an annual refresher programme of three hours.
A maximum of 12 delegates can be accommodated on this course and all candidates must be a minimum of 16 years of age to qualify.