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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:  0-5 Years  (12 Hour)

As from August 2008 all environments where children are being supervised must have a 12 hour Paediatrician 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

  • Principles of First Aid

  • Priority of treatment

  • Administration of medications

  • Diagnosis

  • Shock

  • 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

  • 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 held at your location, dates and times to suit you. 

See our Contact page for centre addresses.

BLS / Resuscitation / CPR / Dealing with an Unconscious Person

Participants will be taught how to preserve life in an emergency situation.

The course is suitable for any organisation that has access to an AED and requires staff training and certification.

This course also meets the requirements of health care professionals and support staff, and can be used as evidence of CPD.

Anaphylaxis (auto-injector) training can be added to the above if required.

  • BLS / CPR / Defibrillation training - 2 hours

  • BLS / CPR / Defibrillation / Auto-Injector training - 2.5 hours

Individual and groups certificates issued. 

SYLLABUS

  • Dealing with an emergency

  • Dealing with an unconscious person

  • Recovery Position

  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

  • Choking

  • Use of a Defibrillator


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

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.

COURSE DURATION (2 hours)

SYLLABUS

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 / Anaphylactic 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

Subjects 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).

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 producing a package specifically to meet your needs.

Please feel free to contact our Office on 01255 678470 to discuss your training requirements.

Courses regularly held at all our centres in Frinton-on-Sea and Chigwell.

Course Dates 2024

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

Other dates added during the year

Enjoyable course, very useful and facilities were great.  Stephen Oct 23

The training was really interesting, relatable and fun.  Michael Nov 23 

Great trainers, best course we have had. See you in 3 years! Lucy Oct 23 

I really enjoyed this course.  I have never attended a First Aid course before and this has given me the confidence to deal with medical issues which may arise in school. Lisa Nov 23


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