​Level 3 Award First Aid at Work (RQF)

(Meets the requirements of the Health and Safety (First-Aid) Regulations 1981 (as amended )

There are a lot of First aid courses around-but all first aid courses are not equal

here are some reasons why.............

Trainer Qualifications- all of our trainers are ex-Emergency Services staff trained & certificated

to a high level by the NHS

Trainer Experience- all of our trainers have decades of actual front line emergency services


Knowledge & Skills- our trainers have actually used an AED- they have  actually carried

out CPR on casualties who are not breathing, dealt with breaks, burns, amputations,

road traffic accidents, seizures, cardiac arrest etc etc- they have actually treated casualties

& saved lives!​ -they haven't just read about it in a book!

Their experience, knowledge, skills & expertise are what sets our course apart

- all first aid courses are not equal!

If you would like to be taught by a trainer who has been there, done it & 'got the t-shirt'

                to enquire now  or  phone (01207) 693828 or email mike.green@fane.org.uk

How long is the Course?-18hr course held over minimum 3 days or 12hrs over 2 days for the


How Much Does it Cost?- £140(ex vat) for full course £90(ex vat) for 12hr requal

Where is it held?- At our training Centre in Consett on our open courses or on your premises

for groups of 8+

Is it for me?-  This is for you if you would like to be a Qualified  Adult First Aider or

would like a nationally recognised qualification giving you the skills to cope with an emergency

at work or home

What wilI I learn?- you will gain in depth Knowledge 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 two 

written tests or an oral question session with an examiner-  but don't worry you'll have plenty of

support and opportunity to practice and prepare!

Will I achieve a Certificate?- Yes, Successful completion of the course results in

 the Level 3 Award First Aid at Work (RQF)- which is a Nationally Recognised Qualification

How do I book a  First Aid at Work course? -just call (01207) 693828 or email



Fane Ltd were an HSE Approved Centre for the delivery of First Aid at Work training from 1996-2013

 (please click here to find out why First Aid training in the UK can no longer be HSE Approved!)

All trainers are meet HSE  guidelines and requirements and the courses are monitored and audited to ensure quality-

all trainers are ex-emergency services ( Hospital/Paramedic/Ambulance Technician /Firefighter)

Please click here for  guidance provided by the HSE on choosing a first aid provider or course

A sample Course timetable is provided below 



Day 1

09.30 - 10.30               Introduction to course

                                    Principles of first aid

                                    Health and safety at work

                                    Key legislation

                                   The role of the  first-aider

                                    Dealing with an emergency

                                    First aid box contents

 10.30 – 11.00              Circulatory system, types of wounds & personal hygiene
 11.00 – 11.10              Coffee
 11.10 – 12.00              Bleeding and wounds recognition and treatment

                                    Demonstration of dressings

12.00 – 12.20              Lunch

12.20 – 13.00              Internal bleeding and shock recognition & treatment
13.00 – 13.30              Causes of unconsciousness &

                                   care of the unconscious casualty
13.30 – 15.30              Practical session: Resuscitation and recovery position
15.30 –1600                Recap session quiz

Day 2
09.30 – 10.00              Recap Day 1
10.00 – 10.30              Angina & heart attack recognition & treatment
10.30 – 11.00              Head injuries and stroke recognition & treatment
11.00 – 11.10              Break  
11.10 – 1200               Asphyxia to include chest wounds, choking and asthma
recognition & treatment

12.00 – 12.20              Lunch
12.20 – 13.00              Poisons & anaphylaxis recognition & treatment  
13.00 – 13.45              Diabetes & epilepsy recognition & treatment
13.45 – 14.30              Burns & scalds, eye injuries recognition & treatment
14.30 - 15.45                Practical session: Resuscitation practice top to toe and recovery
15.45 - 1600                Recap session 

Day 3

09.30 – 10.15              Recap day 1 & 2
10.15 – 10.30              Types of fractures
10.30 – 11.00              Recognition of fractures & treatment – practical application of slings
11.00 - 11.10                Break
11.10 – 11.30              Recognition & treatment of sprains, strains & Dislocations.
11.30 – 12.00              Spinal injuries recognition & treatment &log roll practical
12.00 – 12.20              Lunch
12.20 – 1400               Practical and exam prep
14.00 – 16.00              Examination course closure and evaluation  



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

meets the requirements of the Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 (as amended)


         (01207) 693828


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