AED awareness

A woman demonstrates how to use an AED machine

From January 2015, we now include an AED awareness session on our three day first aid at work and two day first aid at work requalification courses.

HSE changes in first aid

Delegates practicing CPR

In October 2013, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) updated the workplace regulations surrounding first aid. Find out how these changes affect you.

First aid legal requirements

A man gives a casualty CPR whilst another person approaches with an automated external defibrillator (AED)

Employers have a legal duty to arrange for the immediate care of their staff if they become ill or suffer an injury at work.

Choosing a first aider

Delegates practice CPR

For many, first aid training is simply is a legal requirement. For us, we believe it is more than that. First aid is an enjoyable and fundamental life skill.

First aid true stories

Delegates working in a group

Everyday accidents lead to thousands of deaths each year, which could have been prevented. We highlight examples of how ordinary people do extraordinary things to save someone's life.

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