Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) for High Risk Areas
A one-day Emergency first aid at work for high risk environments course, for staff who require more advanced levels of first aid knowledge & skill sets. Typical learners include, arborists, agri-workers, door supervisors, bar staff & adventure park activity staff.
For up to 12 delegates
Per person joining us in Chepstow
All our first aid courses fully meet the UK and European Resuscitation Guidelines as per the HSE requirements (2015 are the latest guidelines). Remote First Aid only deliver qualifications recognised by the HSE as either via an Awarding Organisation or Trade Body.
This qualification specification outlines key information required by employers and learners to ensure they are able to make an informed decision in regards to the qualifications they are undertaking. It is recommended that those undertaking this training hold literacy and numeracy skills at Level 2 as a minimum. No previous first aid knowledge is required to attend.
Assessment & Certification
Learners are assessed by means of practical demonstrations alongside oral and written questioning throughout and a final multi-choice exam paper on the last session of the training.
Those successfully passing will be awarded either the Emergency First Aid at Work – High Risk Area’s certificate which is valid for 3-years from date of issue.
The HSE strongly advise that all workplace first aiders undertake at least annually the recommended three-hour workplace first aider refresher course in between renewal courses to be able to demonstrate skills are maintained and that CPD has taken place.
At the three year point, EFAW certificate holders can renew this qualification by attending the full course again. Or they may consider enrolling on to a three-day first aid at work course that….
Occupations that use this qualification
- Roles & responsibilities of the workplace first aider
- Infection control
- C / ABCD approach
- Scene management including triage
- The management of catastrophic bleeding
- Intermediate airway management skills (including adjuncts with BVM)
- Basic life support including AED
- Medical related emergencies
- Agricultural workers
- Tree Surgeons
- High Ropes Technicians
- Motor Mechanics
- Security Officers
- Custody Officers
- Detention Officers