Level 3 Award Emergency First Aid at Work(RQF) is a 6hr course covering the syllabus

outlined by the HSE &

compliant with the Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 (as amended)

(please click here to find out why first aid training in the UK is no longer 'HSE Approved'!) .

How long is the Course?-6 hour course over 1-3 days

How Much Does it Cost?- £50 (ex vat)-larger organisations- please contact us for group rates

Where is it held?- At our training Centre in Consett or on your premises for groups of 8+

Is it for me?-  If you are an Appointed Person in your workplace it is advised by the HSE that


attend this course. It will give you the knowledge and skills to cope with an emergency until a

qualified first aider or the paramedics arrive.

What wilI I learn?- you will gain an overview of all aspects of the course outlined below

- along with plenty of practice of CPR.

Is there a test?- Yes! - you will be assessed on your practical skills and also complete a short

multiple choice test-  but don't worry you'll have plenty of support and opportunity to practice

and prepare!

Will I get a Certificate?- Yes, successful completion results in a FANE certificate

 or a Qualsafe Awards (RQF) certificate which are both valid

for 3 years 

How do I book a course? Just email mike.green@fane.org.uk call (01207) 693828 or use our

contact form 

The Emergency First Aid Course can be delivered as 1x6hrs or 2x3hrs on your premises(groups of 8+) 

All FANE trainers are suitably qualified meet requirements set out by the HSE to deliver both the Emergency First Aid course and

the Full 18 hr First Aid at Work. 

All trainers are NHS/Emergency Services personnel with considerable first aid experience 

The Emergency First Aid course can be tailored to meet your needs, For example, First Aid for Sport, First Aid for Outdoor

Activities, First Aid for Construction- in the Emergency First Aid course we can also incorporate additional topics that are relevant

to your sector.


We can deliver this training anywhere in the North East so if you want Emergency First Aid for  a plumber in Peterlee

, Appointed person course for a bakery in Bishop Auckland,  EFAW for a florist in Felling, an Care Home in Consett,

first aid for a Doctors Surgery in Darlington, a  Childrens Nursery in Newcastle or a takeaway in Trimdon-we can help!

Sample Course Outline


09.30 - 10.30               Introduction to course

                                    Principles of first aid

                                    The role of the first -aider

                                      Key legislation

                                    Dealing with an emergency

                                    First aid box contents

10.30 – 11.00              Dealing with blood loss/the importance of personal hygiene

11.00 – 11.10              Coffee


11.10 – 12.00              Practical work CPR & recovery

12.00 – 12.20              Lunch

12.20 – 1245               Shock recognition and treatment

                                      Demonstration of dressings

12.45 – 13.15              Causes of unconsciousness &

                                    care of the unconscious casualty during seizure

13.15 – 13.45              Recognition and treatment of a choking casualty

13.45 –15.15               Practical work CPR and recovery

15.15 - 15-45               End assessment

15.45 – 1600               Close course and evaluations




Level 3 Award (HSE Compliant) ​Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF)


         (01207) 693828


HELP 01207 693828

Click Play for a quick reminder of how to perform CPR on an Adult Casualty

Whether you need an Emergency First Aid for Sport, outdoor pursuits, health & care, construction, beauty therapy or any work sector we can help!

Just contact us to find out how we can adapt our provision to meet your needs

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