First Aid Courses

Emergency First Aid At Work

This is a short and sharp training course, teaching the necessary skills to deal with life-threatening emergencies in the workplace, at home or in the leisure environment.


Conforming to the Health and Safety Executive requirements for Emergency First Aid at Work, this course focusses on skills development backed by sound theory, all delivered by subject-area specialists.


This course is equivalent to PHEM (Pre-Hospital Emergency Medicine) Level B, as defined by the Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care for providers.


Aim of this course

Conforming to the HSE requirements for Emergency First Aid at Work, this is a short sharp training course to provide the necessary skills to deal with life-threatening emergencies in the workplace, at home or in the leisure environment.

Course delivery

The course is delivered over 1 day with emphasis on skills development, and with sound theory knowledge delivered by experts who really know their subject.

Upon completion of the course, students are awarded an Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) certificate, which is valid for one year.

Summary of syllabus

The course syllabus includes :-

  • Accident Management
  • DRSABCD
  • CPR
  • AED
  • Secondary Survey
  • Unconscious Casualty
  • Seizures
  • Choking
  • Bleeding Control
  • Shock
  • Burns & Scalds
  • Heart Attacks

First Aid At Work

This course equips appointed individuals with the skills and knowledge to deal with life-threatening and urgent injuries, and medical conditions.


‘First Aid at Work’ is defined by the Health and Safety Executive as the provision of “the immediate care and assistance given to a person who is injured or is suddenly taken ill”.


Emphasis is placed on the development and practicing of skills needed to save life and improve patient outcomes, all delivered by trainers who have extensive medical backgrounds and experience to draw on.


We can add another subject required by you so that the course is tailored to suit the unique needs of your workforce or workplace.


This course is equivalent to PHEM (Pre-Hospital Emergency Medicine) Level B, as defined by the Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care for providers.


Aim of this course

First Aid at Work has been defined by the Health and Safety Executive as the provision of ‘the immediate care and assistance given to a person who is injured or is suddenly taken ill’.

This course equips you, the appointed person, to deal with life-threatening and urgent injuries and medical conditions.

Course delivery

The course is delivered over 3 days with emphasis on skills development, and with sound theory knowledge delivered by experts who really know their subject.

Upon completion of the course, students are awarded a First Aid at Work (FAW) certificate, which is valid for three years.

Summary of syllabus

The course syllabus includes :-

  • Primary Survey
  • DRSABC
  • Secondary Survey
  • Recovery position
  • Choking
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Asthma
  • CPR
  • Bleeding
  • Slings & dressings
  • Internal bleeding
  • Chest injuries
  • Primary Survey
  • Diabetes
  • Head injuries
  • Strokes
  • Poisons
  • Seizures
  • Burns
  • Fractures
  • Eye injuries
  • Legislation
  • First aid kits
  • Record keeping

Paediatric First Aid

First aid for children is not as simple as thinking of them as small people, the medical needs of children can be significantly different.


Our two-day paediatric first aid course covers all you need to know to deliver effective first aid to children, whether your own or those in your care. It meets the Ofsted requirements for registered child minders and the requirements for nannies under the Approved Carers Scheme. It can also be used as evidence for employees working towards an NVQ in Childcare and Education.


Emphasis is placed on the development and practicing of skills needed to save young lives and improve patient outcomes, all delivered by trainers who have extensive medical backgrounds and experience to draw on.


We can add any other subject required by you so that the course is tailored to suit you and your environment, workplace or leisure activity.


Aim of this course

The paediatric first aid course covers all you need to know to deliver effective first aid to your children, be they your own or in your care.

It meets the Ofsted requirements for registered child minders, and the requirements for nannies under the Approved Carers Scheme. It can also be used as evidence for employees working towards an NVQ in Childcare and Education.

Course delivery

The course is delivered over two days, with emphasis on skills development, and with sound theory knowledge delivered by experts who really know their subject.

Upon completion of the course, students are awarded a Paediatric First Aid certificate, which is valid for three years.

Summary of syllabus

The course syllabus includes :-

  • Equipment
  • Documentation
  • Record keeping
  • Infection control
  • Priorities of treatment
  • Anatomical & physiological
  • differences in treatment
  • Primary survey
  • CPR & AED Child
  • Secondary survey
  • Choking
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Asthma
  • Croup
  • Epiglottis
  • Drowning
  • Shock
  • Bleeding control
  • Slings & dressings
  • Burns
  • Fractures
  • Head injuries
  • Bites & stings
  • Poisoning
  • Diabetes
  • Meningitis
  • Sickle Cell
  • Hyperthermia
  • Hypothermia

Training Course Licensing

If you are paying expensive fees for first aid training, have you considered delivering one of our training packages yourself?


Our First Aid Licensing package gives you the opportunity to deliver first aid training commercially, either to members of your organisation or the public, under the governance umbrella of Trauma Resus.


We provide a cost-effective professional accreditation service with high quality standards and exceptional one-to-one support.


We are proud of our accreditation with Qualsafe, EdExcel and ISO and are recognised as industry experts in the field of advanced first aid training.


With over 15 years of experience, we truly understand what organisations want and need from an Awarding Organisation.


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