First Aid Training for Your Team

It is an employer's legal duty to provide adequate and appropriate equipment, facilities and personnel to look after an employee in the event of an accident or illness incurred at their place of work. An employer should undertake a requirements assessment to find out what they need to cover the first aid and first aid for mental health care needs of their organisation. If you find you need first aid training for your company, contact TH (Health and Safety) Training Services today. We offer a number of courses from half-day to three days, details featured below.

From 31st December 2016, all first aiders must be trained in the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED). We will therefore be including practical AED training as part of our 1, 2 and 3 day First Aid at Work courses.

One Day First Aid Course

Ideal for covering the basics or a refresher course, our one day first aid course is great for those with a busy work environment and need to get their appointed people trained fast.
The syllabus includes:

First Aid Priorities
Managing Incidents
Basic Life Support
Examination of a Casualty
Unconsciousness
Control of Bleeding
Burns and Scalds
Regulations
First Aid Kits
Recording and Reporting

Certification is dependent on successful continuous assessment of the student, there is no final exam.

Those students who complete the course and are deemed to have reached the required standard are issued with a certificate that is valid for three years*.

Three Day First Aid Course

Are you looking to train your staff to become a qualified first aiders? Then this is the course for you, our three day first aid course meets the legal requirements in the Health and Safety at Work Act 1981.
The syllabus includes:

First Aid Priorities
Managing Incidents
Basic Life Support
Examination of a Casualty
Unconsciousness
Control of Bleeding
Fractures
Common Illnesses
Burns and Scalds
Heart Attacks
Eye Injuries
Dressing
Regulations
Recording and Reporting
First Aid Kits

This certification is valid for three years*, before expiry of the certificate, a re-qualification course will need to be undertaken. The re-qualification course takes place over two days.

*Under the current guidelines it is strongly recommended that first aid trained staff attend a half-day update every twelve months.

Level 1 Awareness of First Aid for Mental Health

A 4 hour course aimed at anybody in the workplace covering the following:

What is first aid for mental health? Identifying mental health conditions, Providing advice and starting a conversation, Stress, Mental health conditions.

Level 2 First Aid for Mental Health

A 1 day course aimed at anybody in the workplace including Supervisors, Line Managers etc. Covering the following:

What is first aid for mental health? Identifying mental health conditions, Providing advice and starting a conversation, Stress, Mental health conditions, Drugs and alcohol, First aid action plan for mental health, Mental health in the workplace.

Level 3 Supervising First Aid for Mental Health

A 2 day course aimed at anybody in the workplace including senior management, covering the following:

What is first aid for mental health? Identifying mental health conditions, Providing advice and starting a conversation, Stress, Drugs and alcohol, First aid action plan for mental health, Mental health in the workplace, Depression, Anxiety, Post-traumatic stress disorder, Self-harm, Suicide, Eating disorders Personality disorders, Bipolar disorder, Psychosis, Schizophrenia.

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TH (Health & Safety) Training Services Ltd, registered as a limited company in England and Wales. Number: 6246771 Registered Address: 64 Morwick Road, Warkworth, Northumberland NE65 0TE