Emergency First Aid at Work – EFAW Overview

Emergency First Aid at Work – EFAW Overview

This course, which is the Emergency First Aid at Work course is more properly described as the Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (RQCF).  This Emergency First Aid at Work course is fully accredited on the RQF (Regulated Qualifications Framework) at Level 3.  Previously known as the appointed persons First Aid course it is the minimum expected training for an employee to undergo in order to fulfil the role of the appointed First Aider within an organisation.

A high quality and enjoyable Level 3 course, delivered by AET training professionals. Taking pride in expertly supporting you to learn by combining theory and practical throughout the whole Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF) syllabus.

AED, CPR, Serious Bleeding – You Could Save A Life Today

Training on the use of the AED (Automatic External Defibrilator) is automatically included in each EFAW (Emergency First Aid at Work) one day course; whether that course is delivered at your workplace or you attend one of our open courses.

BSL (Basic Life Support) is a major componant of this one day course and includes how to administer rescue breaths and CPR. CPR (Cardio Pulminary Resuscitation) is also taught at each session and includes Adult CPR and Childrens CPR.

Catastrophic Bleeding – or more accurately – what to do in cases of serious bleeding is an optional addition for high risk workplaces where cutting tools and implements are used.

Appointed Person / HSE First Aid

The one day Emergeny First Aid at Work course has all of the content of the now defunct HSE First Aid course but contains all the essential elements needed for low and medium risk environments and will allow for the attendee, on completion, to be deemed an appointed person for first aid within an organisation. Higher risk environments may choose to have the full three day First Aid at Work course.

A face to face, interactive course in a safe, supportive environment where you will have direct contact with a tutor, and where you can ask questions!

When attending a course at our main AET site, in addition to a warm welcome, ample free parking you get tea/coffee at break times.

This course covers all key aspects of First Aid that are essential to ensuring confidence in dealing with and managing a  situation in the workplace in addition to ensuring that your organisation can demonstrate regulatory compliance and safe operational practice!

You can use the Qualsafe calculator to find out what your organisational needs are for First Aid personel.

EFAW Course Training equipment

EFAW Emergency First Aid at Work – What’s Involved

This course covers all key aspects of First Aid that are essential to ensuring confidence in dealing with and managing a the situation in the workplace in addition to ensuring that your organisation can demonstrate regulatory compliance and safe operational practice!

EFAW – Emergency First Aid at Work: The roles and responsibilities of a first aider

    • Assessing an incident
    • Managing an unresponsive casualty
    • CPR and defibrillation
    • Recovery Position
    • Choking
    • Seizures
    • Shock
    • Wounds and bleeding
    • Minor injuries
    • Cuts, grazes and bruises
    • Minor burns and scalds
    EFAW - Basic Life support and a defibrilator. Student performing CPR and using a training defibrilator pna manikin

    EFAW – Objective

    The objective of the qualification is to benefit Learners by enabling them to attain the knowledge and practical competencies needed to deal with a range of emergency first aid situations and/or take on the role of emergency first aider in the workplace.

    EFAW – Costs & Payment Information

    Emergency First Aid at Work – 1 day course – £89.00 . You can book online or you can use the contact form on the top right of this page or you can ring us.

    EFAW – Group Rates

    If you would like a course to be run at your location then you can get this course for as low as £37.00 per person. Your trainer will arrive with all the needed equipment and all you need to supply is the students and the space.

    Require further information?

    If you do not see exactly what you are looking for in the overview above, have any questions or require any further information – please don’t hesitate to get in touch and one of our team of education and training experts will be delighted to assist or offer advice.

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