Award in Emergency First Aid at Work
The qualification covers knowledge such as the roles and responsibilities of the first aider and how to assess an incident.
The qualification also covers first aid skills in CPR and use of an AED (automated external defibrillator), providing first aid to a casualty who is choking and dealing with external bleeding and hypovolaemic shock.
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Cost : Total Fee £87
This qualification is assessed through practical observation and written questioning. Each element of assessment is graded as pass or fail.
Learners are required to be 16 years of age or above. It is also advised that learners have a minimum of Level 1 in English and Maths or equivalent.
Upon completion you will hold an Award in First Aid.
Facilities and resources
This course is delivered at Petroc but we can deliver this to groups in your workplace.
Q: How do I apply for this course?
A: Please contact us at email@example.com
Q: Is there a dress code for the course?
A: No, there are no formal dress requirements for this course although you may wish to wear comfortable clothes for the practical exercises.
Q: Can I talk to someone about the course and my personal needs before I enrol?
A: Absolutely, just contact the Short Courses Team at Petroc on 01271 852356 and they will put you in touch with the course tutor who will be happy to answer any questions or concerns that you have.
Q: Should I bring lunch with me?
A: Yes, please bring lunch with you. Facilities are open to buy food and drink.
Q: Do I need to provide ID?
A: Yes, you will need to bring photographic ID with you
Q: Is there an alternative payment method?
A: If you require an alternative method of payment please call the Short Courses Team on 01271 852356.
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Why Petroc should be your first choice
Petroc offers high quality education and training across North and Mid Devon. We provide outstanding learning, excellent facilities, strong connections to employers and a supportive environment to help you fulfil your education goals and set you on your path to the career of your dreams.
We offer a supportive and inclusive environment where you can flourish and feel a valued member of the college and wider community.
Our teaching spaces and facilities are some of the best in the region, providing stimulating and true-to-life learning environments.
We’ll provide you with the experiences you need to be ready for employment or the next step on your educational journey.