The course includes an update of first aid knowledge and skills and a revision of workplace requirements.
Assessment and certification
After completing a final practical skills test successful candidates receive an HSE approved certificate valid for three years. The candidate must provide proof of previous qualification before the commencement of the course and this must not be out of date before the course starts.
This course is legally compliant with the current Health and Safety (first aid) Regulations 1981. Upon successful completion of this three-day course, first aiders receive certification to allow them to practice for three years after which a re-qualification course becomes necessary.