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ABILITY FIRST AID TRAINING:  FROM AUGUST LAST YEAR ABILITY FIRST AID TRAINING AND PD TRAINING HAVE INCORPORATED INTO ONE, FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CALL OR SELECT THE TAB MARKED ABILITY AT THE TOP OF THIS SITE.

FOR OUR CURRENT COURSES AND TO BOOK PLEASE SEE FOOT OF PAGE 

We offer a range of courses all carried out by highly qualified and experienced trainers. Our courses include First Aid at Work, Emergency First Aid at Work, Paediatric First Aid and Automated External Defribrillator (AED) training, plus many others.

We now offer fully certificated Pet First Aid Courses carried out by our highly qualified instructors.

Courses can be tailored to your needs and your working environment, for further details you can contact us using our contact page or alternatively give us a call on the above number and we will advise you on the course most suited for you.

WE NOW OFFER ONLINE AND BLENDED LEARNING COURSES, PLEASE CONTACT FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.

In order to establish what provision for First Aid is required you should make an assessment of the First Aid needs appropriate to the circumstances of your business.

This should include consideration of:

  • the workplace,
  • the workforce, and
  • the hazards and risks present


To help you decide please see below:

Ofqual regulated qualifications accredited by Qualsafe Awards.

 

Category of Risk Numbers employed at any location Suggested number of First Aid personnel
Low hazard

 
Fewer than 25

 
At least 1 Appointed Person (b)

 
e.g. Shops, offices and libraries
 
25 - 50
 
At least 1 Emergency First Aider
(1-day EFAW)
  More than 50
 
1 First Aider (FAW)
At least one per 100 Employees or part thereof
Higher hazard Fewer than 5 At least 1 Appointed Person (b)
e.g. Light engineering and assembly work, food processing, warehousing, extensive work with dangerous machinery or sharp instruments, construction, chemical manufacture, work involving special hazards (a)such as hydrofluoric acid or confined spaces. 5 - 50




 
At least 1 First Aider (c)
(EFAW or FAW)




 
  More than 50

 
1 First Aider (FAW)
At least one for every 50 employees or
part thereof
Ensure any injuries and illness that might occur can be dealt with by the First Aid personnel you provide.    

(a)  Additional training may be needed for First Aiders to deal with injuries resulting from special hazards.

(b) Where First Aiders are shown to be unnecessary, there is still a possibility of an accident or sudden illness, so you should providing qualified First Aiders.

(c) The type of injuries that might arise in working with those hazards identified, will influence whether the First Aider should be trained in FAW or EFAW.