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  • Emergency First Aid at Work

    Created: 09/01/2020

    When: 09:30 to 16:30, Monday 23 March 2020
    Where: New Volunteer House, 16 East Fergus Place, Kirkcaldy, KY1 1XT
    This event is being organised by Fife Voluntary Action
    Places for voluntary sector delegates (staff, committee members or volunteers) 100.00 per person

    Book a place(s) now!

    Who should attend?  People who work in lower-hazard environments or where HSE guidelines indicate staff should be trained and hold a certificate in emergency first aid at work.

    Trainer: Niall Rachman (First2Train)

    Course Content Includes:

    • The role of the first aider;
    • Communicating with a casualty;
    • Contents of first aid kits (and avoiding cross-infection);
    • Recording of incidents and accidents;
    • Assessing the situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency.
    • How to administer First Aid to a casualty who:
      • is unconscious;
      • requires cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and the safe application of an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED).
      • is choking;
      • is in shock; and/or
      • is wounded or bleeding (this includes dealing with: minor cuts, grazes and bruises, minor burns & scalds, small splinters).

    Casual, comfortable clothes should be worn. Lunch will be provided - please let us know of any dietary requirements.

    To be eligible for qualification candidates must be physically able to carry out the procedures detailed in the course outline, and must attend the full day session.

    Accreditation Award:  Emergency First Aid at Work certificate valid for 3 years and rated at SCQF Level 6.

    Availability is limited to 12 places. We reserve the right to restrict the number of attendees from any one organisation on this course.

    A minimum number of candidates is required for this course to run.  FVA reserves the right to cancel this course if the minimum number is not met seven days prior to the course date.

    Phone: 01592 760720
    E-mail: [email protected]
    Book a place(s) now!

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