First Aid courses for all
Are your qualifications up-to-date, or does your organisation require additional training, such as mental health First Aid? No matter what your profession is, we can offer you various types of First Aid and Health and Safety courses to suit your needs if you are in Wigan or anywhere in the North West of England.
First Aid courses tailored to every need:
- Outdoor First Aid courses
- First Aid at work – training and qualifications
- Paediatric and early years certification
- Defibrillator training
- Spinal board training
- Annual refresher courses
- Emergency response courses
First Aid At Work
First aid training course applies to all employees and includes expert audiovisual tutorials, easy to follow modules and practical advice for low-risk work settings such as offices, restaurants and shops. Key topics include first aid boxes, the recovery position, administering CPR and treating secondary illnesses such as asthma and allergies.
Knowing the basics of first aid is an essential skill to have, whether you’re in a workplace environment or at home. It could be a case of saving someone’s life, so it’s never too late to train. Our Workplace First Aid Training course is designed to introduce you to the basic fundamentals of first aid, from how to act in potentially life-threatening situations, to conducting a head-to-toe check on someone who has sustained an injury.
Once the course is successfully completed, you’ll receive a CPD accredited as proof of your new skills, with the confidence to apply the correct safety measures for your business or workplace.
Emergency First Aid
Emergency first aid at work course is an in-depth training course for anyone looking to become a qualified first aider. It covers the different types of emergencies that can occur in the workplace, safety laws and regulations, best practice procedures and equipment.
In this comprehensive course, you will gain crucial life-saving skills that will give you the confidence to stay calm and professional in the face of any type of emergency incident. Through step-by-step guidance, practical case studies and exercises, you will learn how to treat minor injuries, help someone who has fallen ill, and much more.
You will be guided through best practice procedures for treating burns and scalds, placing someone in the recovery position, performing CPR and treating a wide range of injuries. By the end of the course, you will know how to act in critical scenarios such as someone suffering a stroke or seizure, and will have the experience to be the first point of contact in the workplace, should such an emergency arise.
Paediatric First Aid
Paediatric First Aid training course is for everybody who is responsible for the welfare of children. It examines how you should adapt and employ basic First Aid techniques for a child or baby. The course looks at every medical situation from treating minor cuts and grazes, to performing CPR on an unresponsive infant.
Treating a casualty with First Aid is a hard but rewarding experience. Being able to help a child in distress or pain is an especially admirable talent and one that all parents or child-minders should ideally know.
By the end of the course, you’ll know how to interact with a young casualty, how to keep them calm, and when to call an emergency. It should prove to hold invaluable information for keeping children and babies safe from illness, and potentially life-threatening conditions.
Book your First Aid course
Delivered at your site for convenience, our courses cover all the topics your staff might need, from handling scenes and assessing hazards to delivering life-saving care and basic life support.