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COURSES (First Aid / Fire)

First Aid at Work Full Course (3 Day)

This course is determined by Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981. After successfully passing the final assessment, the student is a qualified First Aider. Certificates are valid for 3 years.

SYLLABUS
  • Resuscitation
  • Control of bleeding
  • Treatment of shock
  • Management of the unconscious casualty
  • Dressing and immobilisation of injured parts
  • Contents of First Aid boxes and their use
  • Purchasing First Aid supplies
  • Transport of casualties
  • Recognition of illness
  • Treatment of injuries to bones, muscles and joints
  • Treatment of minor injuries
  • Treatment of burns and scalds
  • Eye irrigation
  • Poisons and substances capable of causing poisoning
  • Simple record keeping
  • Personal hygiene in treating wounds
  • Communications and delegation in an emergency
  • Defibrillation

Courses regularly held at all our centres. See our Contact page for centre addresses.

Alternatively courses can be arranged on your premises at dates and times to suit you!

First Aid at Work Re-Qualifying (2 Day)

Under the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981, First Aid Certificates are only valid for 3 years. To comply with these Regulations, a Re-Qualifying Course is necessary within these 3 years. All students must produce a valid First Aid Certificate to FrintonTraining Services before the start of the course.

Guidelines from HSE state that certificates may be renewed 3 months before expiry date, a new certificate will be dated from the old expiry date. If your First Aiders have had little practice since qualifying, you should consider them attending a complete 3-day course again.

Courses regularly held at all our centres. See our Contact page for centre addresses.

Alternatively courses can be arranged on your premises at dates and times to suit you!

Emergency First Aid at Work (1 day)

The aim of this course is to teach the life saving procedures in First Aid, including how to handle emergencies.

This course is suitable for low risk small firms and offices to comply with the needs of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.

There is no examination, but students will be assessed during the course. An attendance certificate will be issued to those who prove satisfactory in this subject.

SYLLABUS
  • Principles and Practice of First Aid
  • Resuscitation
  • Control of bleeding
  • Treatment of unconsciousness
  • Communications (999)
  • Contents of a First Aid box
  • Keeping records
  • Treatment of shock
  • Treatment of burns and scalds
  • Injuries to bones and joints
  • Defibrillation

Courses regularly held at all our centres. See our Contact page for centre addresses.

Alternatively courses can be arranged on your premises at dates and times to suit you!

Paediatric First Aid for Child Carers Course (12 Hour)

As from August 2008 all environments where children are being supervised must have a 12 hour Pediatrician First Aider.

This course is designed to teach those working in a childcare environment the correct first aid procedures when treating babies & children with various injuries/conditions. It will also cover record keeping and appropriate contents for a first aid kit.

Upon reaching a competent standard in all units each student will receive a certificate of attainment. The certificate is valid for 3 years from the date of completion of the course. In-house bookings will also receive a group certificate for display purposes.

COURSE DURATION
12 hours training time.

SYLLABUS
  • Administration of medications
  • Diagnosis
  • Shock
  • Body check for injuries
  • Resuscitation - adult, child & baby
  • Asthma
  • Concussion
  • Epilepsy
  • Meningitis
  • Hygiene
  • Foreign object
  • Use of cold compresses
  • Burns
  • Upset Stomach
  • Anaphylactic shock
  • Foreign Objects - swallowed, ears, nose & eyes
  • Accident Books
  • Sickle Cell Anaemia
  • Fractures
  • Playground first aid
  • Principles of First Aid
  • Priority of treatment
  • Telephone procedures
  • Unconsciousness
  • Removal of Clothing
  • Choking- adult, child & baby
  • Fainting
  • Compression
  • Concussions
  • Diabetes
  • Bleeding - minor, severe
  • Displaced Tooth
  • Extremes of temperature
  • Squashed Fingers
  • Insect stings
  • Splinters
  • Common Ailments
  • First Aid Kits
  • Poisons
  • Strains & Sprains
  • Question & Answer Session

Courses regularly held at all our centres. See our Contact page for centre addresses.

Alternatively courses can be arranged on your premises at dates and times to suit you!

Fire Awareness / Marshal

Courses regularly held at all our centres. See our Contact page for centre addresses.

Alternatively courses can be arranged on your premises at dates and times to suit you!

Resuscitation (CPR) and Dealing with an Unconscious person

Teaches participants how to preserve life in an emergency situation. Includes placing a person in the recovery position. Candidates will be shown the correct procedure for resuscitation and will be given the opportunity to practice their skills on resuscitation manikins.

A certificate of attendance will be issued to all candidates proving to be competent in the subject.

In-house bookings will also receive a group certificate for display purposes along with a copy of our comprehensive first aid manual to be kept in the workplace for reference purposes.

COURSE DURATION
2 hours but can be adjusted on in-house courses to suit requirements.

SYLLABUS
  • Dealing with an emergency
  • Dealing with an unconscious person
  • Recovery Position
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

Courses regularly held at all our centres. See our Contact page for centre addresses.

Alternatively courses can be arranged on your premises at dates and times to suit you!

Children and Playground / Minor Injuries First Aid

Playground / Minor Injuries First Aid are specifically aimed at treating the more common types of injuries / conditions that do not require hospital treatment.

The session can be tailored to your needs and can be incorporated into the end of an Emergency First Aid Appointed Person course.

COURSE DURATION (1 - 2 hours)

The additional session is available on most 1 day courses and is offered to those who wish to stay on at no extra charge.

Alternatively we can also arrange this as a training session on its own. We could then tailor the syllabus to suit your particular needs.

SYLLABUS

How to treat
  • Common minor children's injuries
  • Graze
  • Old Infected Wound
  • Bruise
  • Head Injuries
  • Nose Bleed / Knocked out tooth
  • Epilepsy
  • Asthma
  • Splinters / Foreign objects in eye
  • Stings / Anaphylactis shock
  • Strains / Sprains / Fractures
  • Burns
  • Choking
  • Question and answer session

Courses regularly held at all our centres. See our Contact page for centre addresses.

Alternatively courses can be arranged on your premises at dates and times to suit you!

Bespoke Courses Tailored to Your Particular Requirements

These courses can be added to any course we offer or specially designed to meet your needs eg. Water born, Remote areas, Twilight training over many sessions, Early or late starts (night shifts). If it suits you we can probably make it happen.

In addition to our regular courses, which follow a particular syllabus, we are also able to offer a bespoke service for in-house training.

This can be done either by relating the syllabus of a regular course to suit your business environment or by putting together a package specifically to meet your requests.

Costs for these courses vary dependant upon the length of course and the number of candidates, but no job is too large or too small!

If you would like an informal 'no obligation' chat to discuss your requirements, or just to get some idea of cost, please feel free to give our Head Office a call on 01255 678470 where one of our advisors will be only too happy to assist you.

Courses regularly held at all our centres. See our Contact page for centre addresses.

Alternatively courses can be arranged on your premises at dates and times to suit you!

Course Dates

To see out latest course dates download the course calendar from the link below.

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Paediatric dates:

Chigwell

22 / 23 Nov (6 places)

Frinton:

13 / 14 Nov (Closed) other dates to follow

15 /16 Jan 18 (16 places)

Other dates to follow




Don't forget our new courses in Fire Awareness / Marshal

For more information call 01255 678470 or email us at: info@frintontraining.co.uk