The First aid at work
training course provides the comprehensive set of practical skills needed
by first aiders to become a confident first aider at work, providing both the
ability and knowledge to deal with first aid emergencies. It meets the
standards required to help comply with Health and Safety (First aid)
Anyone who is nominated to become a
first aider at work.
The number of first aiders at Brookes
are worked out from an assessment of needs in consultation with Faculties and
Directorates and Occupational Health
3 days. There will also be a written assessment at
the end of the course.
The First aid at work course
covers the content specified in the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981. It has three days
of practical sessions and an examination on the final day.
On successful completion of this
course, you will receive a first
aid at work certificate which is valid for three years. You will need to attend regular three hour annual
update training and at the end of
the three year period, a two day refresher course.
All first aid courses are run in-house
and scheduled at the start of each academic year by Occupational Health in
consultation with OCSLD and the first aid trainer. Please contact Occupational Health x 5772 or email@example.com if you have any queries relating to first aid
course is paid for by HR. However if you
are unable to attend a course we require a minimum of 5 working days' notice of
non-attendance, otherwise a cancellation charge will be made covering the full