First Aid

We offer one, two and three-day courses in first aid, as well as bespoke training for companies and organisations – scroll down for full details or email Jemma Plummer to find out more.

Emergency First Aid (1 day)

This course is designed for people who want to receive training in emergency first aid and is especially suited for nominated first aiders in smaller, low risk working environments.

FIRST AID 3The course provides basic lifesaving first aid and workplace health and safety regulations, covering:

  • Health and safety (first aid) regulations
  • Managing an incident
  • The priorities of first aid
  • Treatment of an unconscious casualty
  • Resuscitation and the use of an AED
  • Shock
  • Choking
  • Seizures
  • Bleeding
  • Common workplace injuries

Next courses:

July 18 2018.

August 15 2018.

September 5 2018.

October 17 2018.

November 14 2018.

December 12 2018.

Please email training-development@bath.ac.uk to book or for more information. Alternatively, click on the date above for March, April and May bookings.

Course cost: £50

First Aid at Work (3 days)

The First aid at Work course is for anyone working in a low-risk work environment with large numbers of employees, or those working in higher risk environments.

The syllabus from the course meets the HSE requirements for first aid training in the workplace.

What you will learn

The content of the course will cover how to deal with the following:

  • Accidents and illness
  • Using a first aid kit
  • Simple record keeping
  • Treatment of an unconscious casualty
  • Heart attacks
  • Resuscitation and the use of an AED
  • Shock
  • Choking
  • Bleeding
  • Burns and scalds
  • Poisoning
  • Fractures
  • Seizures
  • Asthma
  • Severe allergic reaction
  • Eye injuries
  • Low blood sugar
  • Fainting

This course provides the detailed set of practical skills required to become a confident first aider at work, giving you the ability, knowledge and skills to deal with first aid emergencies.

Next courses:

September 17, 19 & 21 2018.

Course cost: £150.

Click here to book online

First Aid at Work requalification (2 days)

This course updates the first aid skills for people who need to renew their statutory First Aid at Work certificate and whose existing certificate is still valid. It is strongly recommended that you requalify within a month of your certificate expiring.

The course aims to update and refresh your knowledge of the First Aid at Work syllabus, while allowing time for revision and practice sessions in preparation for a final assessment.

Next courses:

To be confirmed (9.30am-4.30pm each day).

Course cost: £100.

Please email training-development@bath.ac.uk to book or for more information.

 

Testimonials

“Just to say how much our staff enjoyed the First Aid course, it was well structured and you were a great trainer” – Angela Chapman, Bath Cats & Dogs Home.

“A big thank you to Jemma for running such an interesting and informative course. I knew some basics and am usually calm in a crisis but feel so much more confident in myself now and would happily step in to help should the need arise.

“Jemma ran a great course with lots of different tasks being set during the day to keep everyone’s attention and ensure they got the most out of the course. I have now booked two of our fitters on the same course.” – Steve White, Bath Contract Flooring.

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