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First aid and health and safety courses for the workplace

We are one of the UK's leading first aid training providers, with over 30 years' experience in delivering first aid at work courses. We train over 120,000 people every year and we are the chosen provider for over 100,000 UK customers, from small businesses to multinational enterprises.

We offer scheduled first aid and health and safety courses (which can be delivered in-house for groups of up to 15 staff), a selection of in-company only courses, and we can even provide bespoke training as part of our Key Account management service. Please contact us to discuss how we can meet your training needs.

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First aid at workThis course (which includes AED training) is suitable for people who work in high hazard environments such as construction, manufacturing or agriculture. It is also ideal for organisations whose needs assessment identifies a requirement for additional first aid training (e.g. due to having employees with a disability or medical condition).
Become a qualified first aider (aimed at high risk workplaces)
3 days
09:00-17:00
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First aid at work (1 day a week)This course (which includes AED training) is suitable for high hazard environments or organisations who need additional training due to having employees with a disability/medical condition. As it's delivered 1 day a week over 3 weeks, it's ideal for smaller businesses who'd find it difficult to have people out of the office for 3 consecutive days.
Become a qualified first aider (aimed at high risk workplaces)
3 days, 1 day a week
09:00-17:00
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First aid at work requalificationThis course (which includes AED training) is suitable for people who want to refresh and update the skills they previously learned on the first aid at work course, in order to renew their certificate and continue to act as a workplace first aider.
For people who need to renew a first aid at work certificate
2 days
09:00-17:00
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Emergency first aid at workThis course (which includes AED training) is suitable for low hazard environments (e.g. an office/shop) or where HSE guidelines indicate you should have emergency first aid at work training. If your needs assessment identifies a requirement for additional training, we recommend the first aid at work course which covers a wider range of scenarios.
Become a qualified first aider (aimed at low risk workplaces)
1 day
09:00-17:00
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First aid for appointed personsThis course is designed for staff who work in lower risk environments, have a small number of staff, or where HSE guidelines indicate a first aider is not necessary.
Non-accredited for lower risk/non-HSE specified workplace.
1/2 day
AM or PM
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First aid annual skills updateThis half-day course is designed for anyone who wishes to refresh their existing first aid at work training. This course is strongly recommended by the HSE to all first aiders holding a valid first aid at work or emergency first aid at work course accreditation.
For anyone wishing to refresh their workplace training.
1/2 day
AM or PM
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Paediatric first aidThis course is suitable for people who care for babies and children in any professional setting, including nannies, child-minders, nursery workers and au pairs. It is recognised by Ofsted for Early Years (EYFS) and meets Childcare Registration requirements.
For child carers in any professional setting.
2 days
09:00-17:00
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Paediatric first aid (2 days in 2 weeks)This course is suitable for people who care for babies and children in any professional setting, including nannies, child-minders, nursery workers and au pairs. It is recognised by Ofsted for Early Years (EYFS) and meets Childcare Registration requirements.
For child carers in any professional setting.
2 days in 2 weeks
09:00-17:00
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Emergency paediatric first aidThis course has been designed to meet the first aid training needs of newly qualified level two or three early years childcare staff. It is recognised by Ofsted for Early Years (EYFS) and meets Childcare Registration requirements.
Designed for newly qualified level 2 / 3 childcare staff.
1 day
09:00-17:00
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Fire marshal trainingThis course is designed for those who are responsible for overseeing fire safety, designated fire marshals and anyone who needs to understand how to use a fire extinguisher.
For those responsible for overseeing fire safety.
1/2 day
AM or PM
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Automated external defibrillators (AED)This course is designed for workplace candidates who wish to be trained in the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED) machine and do have a current first aid certificate. We also offer an AED course for those who do not have a first aid certificate.
How to use an AED machine.
2 hours
13:30-15:30
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AED with life supportThis course is designed for candidates who wish to be trained in the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED) machine but do not have a current first aid certificate. This course includes basic life support training and use of the AED machine. The course covers adult information.
Basic life support training and use of the AED machine.
1/2 day
9:00-12:15
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Automated external defibrillators (AED)This course is designed for workplace candidates who wish to be trained in the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED) machine and do have a current first aid certificate. We also offer an AED course for those who do not have first aid certificate.
How to use an AED machine.
2 hours
On request
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AED with life support This course is designed for candidates who wish to be trained in the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED) machine but do not have a current first aid certificate. This course includes basic life support training and use of the AED machine. The course covers adult information.
Basic life support training and use of the AED machine.
1/2 day
On request
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First aid for teachersThis course is designed for teachers and staff who work in a school environment and wish to have first aid skills to be able to act in an emergency. The course covers adult and child information.
For teachers and staff working in a school environment.
1 day
09:00-17:00
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First aid for sportsThis course is for those who are involved in sporting activities and may need to administer basic first aid. This course covers adult and child information.
For those involved in sporting activities.
1 day
09:00-17:00
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First aid for LGV and PCV driversThis course is designed for large goods vehicle (LGV) and passenger carrying vehicle (PCV) drivers who wish to gain a certificate in first aid for themselves and other road users.
For professional lorry, bus and coach drivers.
1 day
09:00-17:00
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Introduction to moving and handlingThis course is designed for candidates who require an introduction to moving and handling techniques for the avoidance of and moving of objects.
For the avoidance of and moving of objects.
2.5 hours
On request
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Use of oxygenThis course is designed for candidates who may be required to administer oxygen to a casualty. This course covers adult first aid information.
How to administer oxygen to a casualty.
2 hours
On request
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Make a group bookingTraining as a group is a great way to learn. Some familiar faces can help to create a relaxed and fun environment, but group bookings also offer a cost effective and flexible option.
For a group of up to 15 people.
Flexible
Flexible
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