Make sure you get the best quality training for your staff with our Regulated FAW course
Our 3-day course is the most comprehensive of the 'at Work' range of first aid courses. It teaches first aiders how to deal with a wide range of situations, illnesses and injuries, beyond those of simple emergencies. It runs for 18 hours, usually over 3 days.
This course is particularly suitable if you have:
or if your first aid risk assessment indicates a need for a full 3-day first aid at work course.
The course is split into two units, usually over three days, and covers the following content:
In unit 1 the learner must:
Unit 1 includes practical assessments for CPR and AED, recovery position, choking and wounds and bleeding. It also includes a multiple choice questionnaire covering other aspects of the unit.
In unit 2 the learner must:
Unit 2 includes two practical assessments (Management of Fractures and Secondary Survey) and one multiple choice questionnaire.
This qualification and learning outcomes are based on the recommendations of the Resuscitation Council (UK) and Skills for Health Assessment Principles for First Aid Qualifications.
It is based on the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) training standard for delivery of First Aid at Work (FAW) courses for the purposes of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981, and is suitable for those who deal with first aid at work, enabling them to be first aiders under the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.
It comprises 2 mandatory units with a total value of 3 credits.
Please note - Minimum contact teaching hours apply to this qualification. Initial training should be delivered in no less than 18 hours (3 days).
Candidates must bring along a piece of photo identification in order to sign in at the start of this course.
Our Workplace first aid courses are formal, regulated, RQF qualifications. That means that they're Ofqual regulated, via our Awarding Organisation (Qualsafe Awards). And that means that we and our expert trainers jump through lots of hoops to ensure that you get the very best quality training.
That's lots of hoops that we jump through, so you don't have to!
As regulated qualifications, you know our first aid courses meet your due diligence and quality requirements
We'll remind you when your certificates are due for renewal. Want a report on your existing first aiders? Just ask!
Save up to 30 - 50% on the price of our Workplace courses compared to the national brands
I learnt a great deal of things that will make me feel confident in the emergency. Thank you Heather
Excellent training. Thank you Lindsay. I feel I have learnt a lot over the past three days. It has increased my knowledge and confidence in dealing with emergency situations
It was great to learn more practical aspects of the training & all was explained in great detail. Trainer was able to answer all questions I had
I learned so much. Heather made it fun to learn and easy to understand. I'm so happy, I feel like I'm ready to step up and help. Feeling very confident
This trainer is brilliant!
Fantastic course which was well lead. I feel much more confident to deal with unforeseen circumstances that may require first aid
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If you're not sure the 3-day First Aid at Work course is the right one for you and your staff, take a look at one of our other workplace courses below, or pick from our full range of courses in the menu
Updates the skills in the years between requalification
Regulated course which equips first aiders to deal with emergencies
Regulated course for renewing your full First Aid at Work certificate