NUCO - First Aid at Work (FAW) - FAA Level 3 (3 Day Accredited)
It is a requirement of the Health & Safety law that employers provide a safe and healthy environment to work in. If your assessment of first aid needs highlights the need for qualified first aiders, then this level 3 qualification (level 6 in Scotland) will provide you with suitable, highly trained personnel.
This course will give the participants a qualification to the highest level of First Aid, meeting the statutory requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.
Course Content Day 1 – Unit 1
What is First Aid ?
Action in an Emergency
The respiratory system
Resuscitation and AED (Automated External Defibrillator)
Disorders of respiration
Disorders of circulation
Wounds and bleeding
Minor burns and scalds
Course Content Day 2 & 3 – Unit 2
Bones, joints and muscle injuries
Head and spinal injuries
Chest and abdominal injuries
Specialised burn injuries
Practical and written assessments
Continuous practical assessment is carried out by the instructor throughout the day, including a written assessment for unit 2.
This qualification lasts for 3 years after which the delegates will need to sit the FAW Re-Qual course. A certificate and card will be issued subject to successful assessment for each delegate. However, it is recommended that during the 3-year period, the delegates attend annual refresher courses.
Must be a minimum of 14 years of age. There are no formal entry requirements however delegates do need to be physically able to demonstrate CPR techniques & Primary / Secondary Assessments on the floor.
How to book
£330 (+ vat) per person Stoneleigh Training Centre (8 places available)
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