01698 230200 info@dgctraining.co.uk

73 Meadow Road
Motherwell
North Lanarkshire
ML1 1QB

Tel: 01698 230200

Emergency First Aid at Work

  • First Aid at Work at SCQF level 6 (customer site only)
  • Emergency First Aid at Work at SCQF level 5

These National Work based qualifications have been designed to provide an accredited and certificated award which will equip individuals with the skills and knowledge required to deal with a range of Emergencies requiring first aid in the workplace.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the role and responsibilities of an emergency first aider.
  • Know how to assess an incident.
  • Manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally.
  • Manage an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally.
  • Recognise and assist a casualty who is choking.
  • Manage a casualty who is in shock.
  • Understand how to manage a casualty with a minor injury.

Appointed Person – First Aid Training

SQA Emergency First aid at work SCQF Level 5

First Aid Training Learning Outcomes

Understanding the role of the First Aider including:

  1. The importance of preventing cross infection.
  2. The need for recording incidents and actions.
  3. Use of available equipment.

Assessing the situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency. Administering First Aid to a casualty who is:

  • Unconscious (including seizure).
  • Choking.
  • Wounded and bleeding.
  • Suffering from shock.

Administering cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). Providing appropriate First Aid for minor injuries (including small cuts, grazes and bruises, minor burns and scalds, small splinters).

Other First Aid courses available:

  • Health & Safety at Work First Aid Five Day Course.
  • Health & Safety Refresher First Aid Two Day Course.
  • Anaphlaxis Awareness.
  • Emergency Resuscitation.
  • Defibrillating.

For more information or booking please call 01698 230 200 or via our Contact page.