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First Aid at Work Course Outline

Module 1: Communicating with a Casualty 

  • Overview

Module 2: Contents of First Aid Kit

  • Introduction to First Aid Kit

Module 3: Contents of Avoiding Cross Infection

  • What is a Cross Infection?
  • Types of Cross Infection

Module 4: Recording of Incidents

  • Recording of Incidents

Module 5: Recording of Accidents

  • Recording of Accidents

Module 6: Assess the Situation

  • Overview
  • Primary Survay
  • Secondary Survay

Module 7: Act Effectively in an Emergency

  • What is an Emergency?
  • Emergency Response Plan
  • Act Effectively in an Emergency
    • Call the Emergency Services

Module 8: Administer First Aid to a Casualty

  • Introduction to CPR

Module 9: Unconscious

  • Introduction to Unconscious
  • How to Help During an Unconscious?
  • Seizure
  • How to Help During a Seizure?

Module 10: Cardio -Pulmonary Resuscitation

  • Introduction
  • Why is CRP Important?
  • How is CRP Performed?

Module 11: Choking

  • Choking Overview
  • Signs and Symptoms of Choking

Module 12: Wounded and Bleeding

  • Bleeding
  • Nosebleeds

Module 13: Shock

  • Shock
  • Symptoms of a Person in Shock
  • What to Do If Someone is in Shock?

Module 14: Burns & Scalds

  • Burns
  • First Aid for Burns

Module 15: Eye Injuries 

  • Eye Injuries
  • Chemical Exposure
  • Blow to the Eye

Module 16: Injuries to Bones

  • Bone Injuries
  • Bone Fracture

Module 17: Injuries to Muscles

  • Muscle Injuries
  • Control the Muscle Strain by Utilising P.R.I.C.E

Module 18: Injuries to Joints

  • Joint Injuries
  • Symptoms of Joint Injuries

Module 19: Suspected Spinal Injury

  • Spinal Injuries
    • Vertebrae Damage
    • Spinal Cord Damage
    • Having a Spinal Injury

Module 20: Sudden Poisoning

  • Poisoning Overview

Module 21: Anaphylactic Shock 

  • What is Anaphylactic Shock?
  • Symptoms

Module 22: Provide Appropriate First Aid

  • What is First Aid?
  • Content of Appropriate First Aid Kit
    • Basic First Aid Kit Should Contain

Module 23: Heart Attack, Stroke, Epilepsy

  • Symptoms of Heart Attack
  • Stroke
  • F.A.S.T Test

Module 24: Asthma and Diabetes

  • Asthma Attack
  • Diabetes
    • Hyperglycaemia
    • Hypoglycaemia

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Who should attend this First Aid at Work Course?

The First Aid at Work Course is designed for individuals aiming to become designated first aiders in the workplace. This course can benefit a wide range of professionals, including:

  • Workplace First Aiders
  • Health and Safety Representatives
  • Childcare Providers
  • Security Personnel
  • Senior Caregivers
  • Facility Managers
  • Emergency Response Teams

Prerequisites of the First Aid at Work Training Course

There are no formal prerequisites for this First Aid at Work Training Course.

First Aid at Work Course Overview

In today world, possessing a good grasp of First Aid is not just well advised but important as well. This intensive First Aid Course serves as a cornerstone in empowering delegates with the necessary life-saving skills. Whether it's a workplace mishap, a domestic accident, or an unforeseen medical crisis, the ability to provide immediate assistance can significantly alter outcomes, potentially saving lives and minimising harm.

Professionals from industries, such as healthcare professionals to educators, childcare providers, hospitality staff, should prioritise mastering First Aid. The universal applicability of these skills transcends specific job roles, fostering a culture of safety in any setting. Moreover, delegates in leadership or supervisory positions bear a special responsibility in ensuring the well-being of their teams, making it a non-negotiable asset.

The meticulously structured 1-day training offered by the Knowledge Academy combines insights with hands-on practical exercises. It delivers a holistic learning experience, making sure the delegates have comprehensive instruction on fundamental First Aid techniques. This training ranges from basic wound care to CPR and AED usage. The delegates will gain invaluable real-world insights, gaining the ability to remain composed and effective in high-pressure situations.

Course Objectives

  • To acquire fundamental First Aid techniques crucial for emergency response
  • To comprehend and navigate emergency response procedures efficiently
  • To foster confidence in administering First Aid swiftly and effectively
  • To gain essential knowledge of basic life support for critical assistance
  • To receive certification validating competence in First Aid response upon completion

Upon completion of this course, delegates will emerge as proficient First Aid responders, equipped with the knowledge and confidence to effectively address a wide range of emergency situations. Whether it's applying bandages or providing vital support, delegates will possess the capability to act decisively and competently when faced with adversity.

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What’s included in this First Aid at Work Training Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors
  • First Aid at Work Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

Why choose us

Our Gloucester venue


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To make sure you’re always connected we offer completely free and easy to access wi-fi.

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To keep you comfortable during your course we offer a fully air conditioned environment.

Full IT support

IT support is on hand to sort out any unforseen issues that may arise.

Video equipment

This location has full video conferencing equipment.

Gloucester is a city in Gloucestershire in South West England. Gloucester was originally founded in AD 97 by the Romans. Gloucester has a population of around 126,000 inhabitants. Gloucester has three renowned schools which are: The Kings School, St Mary de Crypt and Sir Thomas Rich’s School. Gloucester also has various comprehensive schools. Gloucester is home to one of the campuses of the University of Gloucestershire. The University traces back to the Mechanics Institute in 1834 and the Cheltenham Training College which was established in 1874. The institute was awarded university status in 2001. The University offers over 190 courses in undergraduate and postgraduate level. The university has three faculties, Media, Arts and Technology and Business Education and Professional Studies. The university is ranked in the top 20 in the UK for biosciences, media & photography, film studies and accounting & finance. The University has some notable alumni, such as Jon Callard who was an England Rugby Union player and Tony Cragg who is a British sculptor. Gloucestershire University has been nominated for many awards, such as the Outstanding Student Services Team and were ranked 50th in the Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey in 2014. In 2015 applications to Gloucestershire University rose by 6%. 

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Unlock your potential with The Knowledge Academy's First Aid At Work Course in Gloucester, accessible anytime, anywhere on any device. Enjoy 90 days of online course access, extendable upon request, and benefit from the support of our expert trainers. Elevate your skills at your own pace with our Online Self-paced sessions.

Experience the most sought-after learning style with The Knowledge Academy's First Aid At Work Course in Gloucester. Available in 490+ locations across 190+ countries, our hand-picked Classroom venues offer an invaluable human touch. Immerse yourself in a comprehensive, interactive experience with our expert-led First Aid At Work Course in Gloucester sessions.


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First Aid At Work Course in Gloucester FAQs

There are no prerequisites for undertaking this First Aid Course. However, candidates must have the physical ability to complete the procedures taught on the course.
This First Aid Course includes a digital delegate pack consisting of world-class training sessions from experienced instructors. Additionally, the delegates will be able to attain a completion certificate after successfully this training course.
Acquiring First Aid Course equips delegates with life-saving skills. These skills can often mean difference in life and death, since it allows them to respond effectively to emergencies. These skills are applicable in various settings, including workplaces, homes, and public places.
This First Aid Certification is ideal for anyone interested in learning first aid skills. Some of these people including healthcare professionals who commonly use first aid and lifesaving skills, workplace safety officers, educators, parents, and even everyday community members.
The Knowledge Academy does provide comprehensive support throughout the training process, including access to our online resources. We also provide guidance from instructors, and assistance with queries or concerns, ensuring a seamless learning experience.
The duration of this First Aid Course spans over 1 day.
Yes, we offer self-paced training options for delegates seeking flexibility in their learning schedule. Our self-paced courses provide access to instructional materials and assessments that can be completed at your convenience.
Absolutely, we offer tailored corporate training solutions to meet the specific needs of organisations. Our First Aid Online Course can be customised to align with your company's requirements, delivered conveniently to your employees.
Completion of the First Aid Course opens doors to various job opportunities in healthcare settings, emergency services, education institutions, childcare facilities, hospitality industry, and community service organisations, among others.
Certified individuals are typically responsible for providing immediate assistance during medical emergencies, administering basic first aid treatments, assessing the situation for potential risks, and facilitating emergency medical services as needed.
To become certified in First Aid, you can take part in our First Aid Course offered by The Knowledge Academy. Upon successful completion of the First Aid Course and assessment, you will receive your First Aid Certification.
Our First Aid Training Course encompasses hands-on practical sessions, theoretical knowledge, scenario-based simulations. This course also includes comprehensive assessments, ensuring delegates are well-prepared to handle real-life emergency situations effectively.
There are no formal qualifications required to take part in a First Aid Course. Delegates from various backgrounds and skill levels are welcome to join, making it accessible to anyone interested in learning life-saving techniques.
The training fees for First Aid at Work certification in Gloucester starts from £995
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for First Aid at Work.
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Flexible delivery methods are available depending on your learning style.


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Resources are included for a comprehensive learning experience.

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