firstaid.training@swast.nhs.uk Tel: 0300 369 0350

South Western Ambulance Service First Aid Training

First Aid at Work Re-qualification

Do you need to update your skills and renew your First Aid at Work certificate? Make sure you check your certificate’s expiry date. The HSE strongly recommends that you requalify within one month of your certificate expiring.

Who should attend?

Anyone who needs to renew their valid Level 3 First Aid at Work certificate.

What will you learn?

Throughout the course you will be able to refresh and manage:

  • Situation assessment
  • Administer first aid to an unconscious casualty
  • CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation)
  • Choking
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Shock
  • Injuries to bones, muscles and joints, including spinal injuries
  • Chest injuries
  • Burns and scalds
  • Anaphylactic shock
  • Recognise the presence of major illness and provide appropriate first aid.

Course duration

2 days 9:00-17:00 (12 hours with the trainer in total). All sessions must be attended.

Course numbers

Up to 12 people.

For group bookings, a minimum of 4 people and a maximum of 12.

Location & Booking

We have a series of planned courses across the South West or this course can be held at a location of your choice. However, we would request a quiet space for training. A valid Level 3 First Aid Certificate must be provided on booking. To book a course please call the First Aid Training Team on 0300 369 0350, email firstaid.training@swast.nhs.uk or please book online below.

Please note that a valid Level 3 First Aid Certificate must be provided upon booking.

Why choose us? 

As an emergency service we have a very unique offering, we understand how to deliver CPR in a real emergency. You will learn from qualified instructors who all come from an emergency service or clinical background. Our courses are on the OFQUAL framework and we are proud that the money generated from our courses gets invested back into South Western Ambulance Service. 

Cost

£210 per person.

Group (of up to 12 people) £1,900. Please contact us for group bookings.

Please note we do not charge VAT. 

Dates

April 2019

Date Time Duration Location Places Available  
29/04/2019 09:00-17:00 0 Hours Exeter 12 Book
29/04/2019 09:00-17:00 0 Hours Dorchester 12 Book

May 2019

Date Time Duration Location Places Available  
09/05/2019 09:00-17:00 0 Hours Plymouth 12 Book
16/05/2019 09:00-17:00 0 Hours Taunton 12 Book
23/05/2019 09:00-17:00 0 Hours Bournemouth 12 Book
23/05/2019 09:00-17:00 0 Hours Penzance 12 Book

June 2019

Date Time Duration Location Places Available  
06/06/2019 09:00-17:00 0 Hours St Leonards 12 Book
06/06/2019 09:00-17:00 0 Hours Bristol 12 Book
20/06/2019 09:00-17:00 0 Hours Exeter 12 Book
20/06/2019 09:00-17:00 0 Hours Dorchester 12 Book