First Aid at Work

Level 3 First Aid at Work (FAW)

Course overview

First Aid at Work (FAW) training enables a first-aider to give emergency first aid to someone who becomes ill or is injured whist at the workplace. It also equips the first-aider to apply first aid to a range of specific injuries and illnesses.

This course is aligned to current guidelines published by the Resuscitation Council (UK)

Classroom based training delivered at your venue.

Course content

Practical and theoretical training covering:

  • Responsibilities/role of the first aider
  • Assessment of the situation
  • Preventing cross infection
  • First aid kits/equipment
  • Accident recording/reporting
  • Resuscitation/CPR
  • Safe use of an AED
  • Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
  • First aid treatment for
    • Choking
    • Bleeding
    • Burns
    • Shock
    • Epilepsy
    • Injuries to bones, joints and muscles
    • Suspected head and spinal injuries
    • Chest injuries
    • Eye injuries
    • Sudden poisoning
    • Anaphylaxis
    • Asthma
    • Diabetes
    • Heart attack
    • Angina
    • Stroke


Duration 3 days (18 hours)

Max number of learners 12

Cost – Please contact us to request a quote