The course teaches in-depth the theoretical and practical skills necessary to deal with first aid emergencies. Candidates are taught about personal safety, the best methods to assess, record and report in an incident, what to keep in your first aid kit and the legislation associated to first aid and first aiders. On successful completion of the syllabus, candidates will be able to deal with a casualty who requires cardiopulmonary resuscitation, is unconscious, bleeding or wounded, suffering from shock, has been burned or scalded, has an eye injury, has been overcome by gas or fumes or is suffering from an injury to bones, muscles or joints.
Who is the Course for?
This four day course has been designed specifically for the first aider of any business or organisation. The course ends in a written and practical exam which leads to certificate approved by HSE (Health and Safety Executive) which is valid for three years. The course complies with the current health and safety regulations.
Mon 11, Tue 12 & Wed 13 Feb 2013 / 09:30 – 16:30 / Fal Building, Truro College
Mon 11, Tues 12 & Wed 13 Mar 2013 / 09:30 – 16:30 / Penberth Building / Penwith College
Tues 23, Wed 24 & Thurs 25 Apr 2013 / 09:30 – 16:30 / Fal Building, Truro College
Mon 13, Tue 14 & Wed 15 May 2013 / 09:30 – 16:30 / Fal Building, Truro College
Mon 10, Tues 11 & Wed 12 Jun 2013 / 09:30 – 16:30 / Fal Building, Truro College
Employers – Invest in Training:
Training is an investment. Well trained staff feel more valued and have greater motivation, are able to do their jobs better and help to deliver their companies goals and objectives. Companies who invest in training their staff continue a long business tradition of growing their workforce to develop their needs in relation to the skill and knowledge required to ensure the success of the business. With our competitive prices and high quality of training, can you afford not to get involved?
Why Choose Workforce Development at Truro and Penwith College?
Truro and Penwith College has been awarded the LSC Training Quality Standard for Employer Responsiveness, (TQS) recognising its work in providing outstanding training and development for businesses in Cornwall. This award acknowledges the college as one of the leading training providers in the country. Our trainers have relevant industry experience from all over the county to ensure that the training you are given is both effective and up-to-date.
Community Learning and Workforce Development
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