Three Day FAW (First Aid at Work) Regulated Blended training
We are open for face to face classroom training. Regulated public 3 day 18 hour certified FAW course or 2 day Regulated FAW Re-qualification courses Cambridgeshire
3 day HSE Compliant Regulated First Aid at Work FAW course (Full PPE provided)
9.30 am Day 2 Saturday 25th July Day 3 Wednesday 29th July 2020 (Day 1 is completed online)
18 hours (3 days). Bookings and payments in more details (PINK LINK)
Caldecote Hall, Highfields Caldecote West Cambridge CB23 7ZH free parking and refreshments
Duration: 18 hours (3 days). Bookings and payments in more details
Price: £194.95 (group discounts available) Includes manual, certification, training packs, and industry specific updates
Price: Day 1 £29.95 video based training + Day 2 and 3 £165 practical face to face classroom.
About this course
The Bridge first Aid is a ProTrainings Approved Centre. Centre number 90211
The HSE recognise this blended training. Our regulators are TQUK who are on the Ofqual register for regulated qualifications.
Certificate extension for mandatory first aid to meet requirements of the HSE will end in September 2020. We are ready
Day 1 online, day 2 and 3 practical face to face Saturday 25th July & Wednesday 29th July 9.30 am
Click here to begin now or reserve your seat
If your employer is paying for this course, we require
- Business name and Address (purchase order number if necessary)
- Learner name in full
- Learner correspondence e mail to send an active link to begin day 1
SARS CoV-2 virus
Supplementary information. We are dedicated to delivering quality affordable training with your safety in mind.
- All courses are delivered, evaluated and quality assured to meet the new guidelines set out by the HSE in October 2017 and meet the requirements of the First Aid at Work (First Aid) regulations 1981 and subsequent 2017 changes. In May 2016 the HSE and Awarding Organisations announced that computer-based blended training is now allowed for all workplace first aid courses. You can now become a fully qualified First Aider in the workplace, with two days of classroom training after completing this online course.
- This blended FAW course meets all the requirements under the HSE and Awarding Organisations and is available as a Regulated Qualification.
- This course includes the latest CPR and Coronavirus recommendations.
- This link to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) website covers first aid requirements in non-healthcare settings during the outbreak, as well as first aid cover and qualifications at this time.
- Here is a link to a statement from the Resuscitation Council UK Statement on COVID-19 in relation to CPR and resuscitation in first aid and community settings.
Our response “ability” to risk mitigation, does not mean we won’t have fun training!
- All courses delivered with social distancing
- Large comfortable hall with lots of space, free parking, large outdoor area, and break room
- 1 adult, child, and infant manikin per student with electronic wireless feedback on compression depth and speed and chest recoil parameters. These CPR Manikins are brand new and the latest model for 2020 where the air expelled from the lungs is vented out the back of the head.
- Individual training packs with a manual, gloves, face mask, pens, bandages, and goodies.
- Revised training techniques in place. (we have been delivering courses to teachers of key workers and NHS staff, and have now perfected out new socially distanced training. (We take our hat off to schools and preschools at this challenging time.)
- For group bookings or in-house training please get in touch as we will need to carry out an extensive risk assessment in order to use your venue.
If you need to postpone due to symptoms of Corona Virus, we will offer an alternative date or a full refund. Certificates are posted within 7 working days.
Hope to see you soon.
Occupations that may use this course
•Construction and Building
•Forestry (see also our FAW Forestry course)
•High risk businesses
•Outdoor Pursuits and Exploring
•Any workplace where a higher level of training is required
Unit 1: Emergency First Aid in the Workplace (credit can be given in some cases if already completed recently)
1. Understand the role and responsibilities of a first aider
- 1.1 Identify the role and responsibilities of a first aider
- 1.2 Identify how to minimise the risk of infection to self and others
- 1.3 Identify the need for consent to provide first aid
2. Be able to assess an incident
- 2.1 Conduct a scene survey
- 2.2 Conduct a primary survey of a casualty
- 2.3 Summon appropriate assistance when necessary
3. Be able to provide first aid to an unresponsive casualty
- 3.1 Identify when to administer Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
- 3.2 Demonstrate CPR using a manikin
- 3.3 Justify when to place a casualty into the recovery position
- 3.4 Demonstrate how to place a casualty into the recovery position
- 3.5 Identify how to administer first aid to a casualty who is experiencing a seizure
4. Be able to provide first aid to a casualty who is choking
- 4.1 Identify when choking is: - mild - severe
- 4.2 Demonstrate how to administer first aid to a casualty who is choking
5. Be able to provide first aid to a casualty with external bleeding
- 5.1 Identify the severity of external bleeding
- 5.2 Demonstrate control of external bleeding
6. Know how to provide first aid to a casualty who is in shock
- 6.1 Recognise a casualty who is suffering from shock
6.2 Identify how to administer first aid to a casualty who is suffering from shock
7. Know how to provide first aid to a casualty with minor injuries
- 7.1 Identify how to administer first aid to a casualty with: - small cuts - grazes - bruises - small splinters
- 7.2 Identify how to administer first aid to a casualty with minor burns and scalds
Unit 2: Recognition and Management of Illness and Injury in the Workplace
1. Be able to conduct a secondary survey
- 1.1 Identify the information to be collected when gathering a casualty history
- 1.2 Demonstrate how to conduct a head to toe survey
2. Be able to provide first aid to a casualty with suspected injuries to bones, muscles and joints
- 2.1 Recognise suspected fractures, dislocations, strains and sprains
- 2.2 Identify how to administer first aid for fractures, dislocations, strains and sprains
- 2.3 Demonstrate how to apply a support sling and an elevated sling
3. Be able to provide first aid to a casualty with suspected head and spinal injuries
- 3.1 Recognise a suspected head injury and spinal injury
- 3.2 Identify how to administer first aid for a suspected head injury
- 3.3 Demonstrate how to administer first aid for a suspected spinal injury
4. Know how to provide first aid to a casualty with suspected chest injury
- 4.1 Recognise a suspected: Flail chest / penetrating chest injury
- 4.2 Identify how to administer first aid for a Flail chest / penetrating chest injury
5. Know how to provide first aid to a casualty with burns and scolds
- 5.1 Identify the factors that affect the severity of burns and scalds
- 5.2 Identify how to administer first aid for burns involving: dry heat/wet heat/electricity/chemicals
6. Know how to provide first aid to a casualty with an eye injury
- 6.1 Identify how to administer first aid for eye injuries involving: Dust/chemicals/embedded objects
7. Know how to provide first aid to a casualty with sudden poisoning
- 7.1 Identify the routes that poisons can take to enter the body
- 7.2 Identify how to administer first aid to a casualty affected by sudden poisoning
- 7.3 Identify sources of information for treating those affected by sudden poisoning
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