Emergency First Aid at Work

This course covers important topics like Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, it will give you all the knowledge that you will require to deal with any major emergency illnesses that arise in the workplace as well as how to treat minor injuries.

Emergency First Aid at Work
Who would benefit from the course?

The Emergency First Aid at Work course is aimed at smaller businesses whose occupation may be less risky. They may not have the requirement of having a First Aid at Work qualified person on site.

Format & duration

Emergency First Aid at Work is a 1 day course. During the course your Medic 1 trainer will provide you with a first aid book that explains the essentials taught on the course and a resuscitation face mask. You will also be provided with an opportunity to purchase Medic 1 first aid kits. Medic 1 trainers have extended knowledge in all of the topics being taught, telling of their own experiences as examples of real life scenarios.

Syllabus The course is both theoretical and practical and includes:
roleUnderstanding the role of a first aider
assessAssessing a situation
unconsciousAdministering first aid to an unconscious casualty
cprAdministering CPR
minorMinor Injuries

There is no formal assessment on this course; however continual assessment will be carried out by the Medic 1 trainer throughout the course. If we find that any of our students are struggling we will ensure that we will give them the full support they need to feel confident in carrying out Emergency First Aid.


On completion of the course you will receive an A4 paper certificate as well as a plastic card certificate. Certification is valid for three years. Before the expire of the certificate we recommend that you attend another Emergency First Aid at Work course to keep you qualification up to date. It is also recommended that you attend an annual refresher course to update training and skills. More information on our annual refresher course can be found here.


During the course Medic 1 will provide light refreshments. If you are travelling away from home to attend our courses we can book accommodation on your behalf. This would incur additional costs and can be arranged within a range of budgets


Investing in your education is a commitment, in terms of finance and your time. We understand that and will do all we can to ensure the learning experience is a good one and represents good value to you. Please contact us for details on group booking discounts.

CPD & getting practice

Medic 1 offer additional bite sized on line modules that allow you to test and maintain your knowledge. It may be possible to offer successful students the opportunity of paid work with our experienced ambulance staff. If this is something you may be interested in, please ask your tutor at the end of the course.

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Interested? Book now to find out your closest venue location and upcoming course dates. If you have any queries or questions you can contact us by emailing training@medic1.co.uk or phone us on 01286 669 649.

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