Annually over half a million workplace accidents occur in the UK, resulting in pain, suffering, loss of life and also financial implications. It is important to ensure that the correct levels and type of first aid provision are available within the workplace. The consequences of not providing suitable training can be disastrous in terms of human suffering, legal costs and business interruption.
Employers need to make an assessment of First Aid provision, dependent upon the level of potential risk, size of the organisation and its activity. Both employer and employee need to understand exactly how to react during an emergency situation and feel confident that the correct levels of first aid provision have been identified and allocated. This is why you need to consider our First Aid Course.
This module methodically clarifies and answers the why, when and how questions about first aid provision, risk assessments, what to do in an emergency and how to call for help. The module applies a sensible risk management approach to assist you develop effective safety management systems based upon level of risk.
On completion of the First Aid module learners will: