Duration: 12 hours (2 days)

  Cost: £185.00

  Certification Type: Ofqual Qualification

  Certification Valid For (Months): 36


  Scheduled Courses
Start Date Time Venue Places Left
2019-12-12T09:00:00Z 2019-12-12T09:00:00Z 12 Book Now  

  Course Overview:

A First Aid at Work certificate must be renewed every three years by undertaking a two day requalification course. The course enables you to update your skills and knowledge learned as part of your First Aid at Work Certificate.


You can attend a requalification course up to three months before the expiry date of your certificate. If your certificate does expire you have 28 days after expiry to take the course. If your certificate is more than 28 days out of date you will need to complete a three day First Aid at Work course again.


  Course Will Enable Learners To:

This course is designed for people to refresh the skills they previously learned on the first aid at work course and renew their first aid certificate for another three years.

Review and update knowlegde on the:

  • primary and secondary surveys
  • administration of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), diagnosis of cardiac arrest if a victim is unresponsive
  • correct placing of hands for chest compressions
  • delivery of ventilations
  • causes of unconsciousness
  • the safe use of an automated external defibrillator (AED)
  • safe and efficient use of protective devices including face masks.


  Assessment:

Assessment consists of:

  • 5 x practical assessments
  • 2 x theory assessments (multiple choice question papers)
  • continuous formative assessment conducted throughout the course.


  Certification / Qualification:

On successful completion of this course candidates will receive a Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work.  This is an Ofqual regulated qualification which is valid for three years.


  Daily Programme:

The course will generally start at 09.00 and finish at 16.00.


  Venue Information:

Public courses open to individiual delegate bookings take place at our dedicated training centre at West Denton, Newcastle upon Tyne. We can also undertake training at your workplace or choice of venue for privately booked courses for up to 12 delegates. Please contact us if you’d like to discuss this.