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First Aid in the Workplace (Employees)

Course Length:40-45 minutes

First aid is an essential role in any workplace as many employees are at risk of accidents every day. During the period of 2014/15, 142 workers were killed at work, and 611,000 injuries occured in the workplace. This course is designed to show the importance of first aid and gives practical advice on how to respond in an emergency.

 

What’s covered in each course chapter?

 

First Aid in the Workplace

  • The importance of first aid
  • First aid regulations
  • Assessing the risks

 

 Provisions

  • What should be in a first aid box
  • Storing and maintaining a first aid box
  • Training and additional provisions

 

 Procedures

  • Assessing the situation
  • The recovery position
  • CPR
  • Abdominal thrusts

 

Scenarios

  • Respiratory emergency
  • Choking
  • Bleeding
  • Burns
  • Electric shock
  • Possible other injuries

 

What are the benefits of the course & how is it delivered?

Knowing how to respond to an incident may result in faster treatment which really can be the difference between life and death. This interactive course is delivered online so users can study from their own computers or portable device from anywhere they choose. It makes use of modern illustrative graphics to ensure it remains engaging and users will also be quizzed throughout the process, testing their new knowledge along the way. All in preparation for a compulsory self-test at the end of the training.

 

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