Emergency First Aid at Work Course

Make sure your staff can deal with an emergency with our Regulated 1-day EFAW course

Keep Your Workplace Safe and Compliant

Our 1-day Emergency First Aid course teaches first aiders how to act safely, quickly and appropriately in an emergency, while they await the arrival of medical professionals

Who is our 1-day EFAW course for?

This course is particularly suitable if:

  • you work in a low-risk environment such as an office or retail store, and 
  • your risk assessment doesn't require you to have a full 3-day First Aid course, and
  • your workplace has fewer than 50 staff

What's covered in the Emergency First Aid at Work Course?

The course covers the following content:

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Essential Emergency First Aid Techniques

The learner must:

  • Understand the role and responsibilities of a first aider
  • Be able to assess an incident
  • Be able to manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally
  • Be able to manage an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally (CPR)
  • Be able understand the importance of, and be able to use an AED (automated external defibrillator)
  • Recognise and assist a casualty who is choking
  • Manage a casualty who is wounded and bleeding (including catastrophic bleeding)
  • Manage a casualty who is in shock
  • Understand how to manage a casualty with a minor injury.

Practical assessments are included for CPR and AED, recovery position, choking and wounds and bleeding. There is also a multiple choice questionnaire covering other areas of the training.

What are the Benefits of Booking Your Course With Us?

Our EFAW and other Workplace first aid courses are formally, regulated via our Awarding Organisation (Qualsafe Awards).  

To be able to run regulated courses, we and our expert trainers jump through lots of hoops, all of which ensure that you get the very best quality training. 

That gives you the security and knowledge that you need, that you're getting high quality training with the very latest best-practice knowledge.

Stay Compliant

As regulated qualifications, you know our first aid courses meet your due diligence and quality requirements

Reduce Admin

We'll remind you when your certificates are due for renewal. Want a report on your existing first aiders? Just ask!

Save Money

Save up to 30 - 50% on the price of our Workplace courses compared to the national brands

Here's What Some Of Our Customers Have To Say

Brilliant!

This trainer is brilliant!

Richard ... Automotive Sector

Ready to Step Up & Help

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

Louise ... Education Sector

What a Teacher!

What a teacher, top man, really knows his stuff. I would recommend Gary to anyone who wants to train in first aid

Jon ... Engineering

Most Professional Trainer

The most professional trainer I have ever come across!

Maris ... Food Sector

Increased Knowledge and Confidence

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

Rachel ... Director, Care Home Sector

1st Class Knowledge

The trainer put the course across extremely well with 1st class knowledge. I really enjoyed the course

Darryl ... Environmental Engineering

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Not Sure it's the Right Course for You?

If you're not sure the EFAW 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

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Regulated course for renewing your full First Aid at Work certificate

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