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HSE First Aid at Work (FAW)

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Course Summary

Course Title:

HSE First Aid at Work (FAW)

Course Reference: IHS6
Discipline: Health & Safety
Accrediting Organisation: HSE
Course summary:

Up to 12 delegates can attend which equates to £116.25 each! This 3-day course is suitable for all establishments who need to provide First Aid at Work Certificate holders in the workplace in accordance with their responsibility under the First Aid at Work Regulations. This course is designed to issue a certificate of competency to delegates who successfully complete a continuous assessment on theory and a final examination on practical aspects of First Aid. The certificates are valid for three years.

Difficulty: All Levels
Location: Client's preference, nationwide
Upcoming course dates: At client's request
Duration: 3 days
Fee: £1395 total course fee (regardless of delegate nos.!)

HSE First Aid at Work (FAW) : Course details


This course covers all of the subject areas recommended by the Health and Safety Executive.

Suitable for

This course is designed for people who have been designated First Aiders at Work (FAW). FAW training includes EFAW (Emergency First Aid at Work) and also equips the first-aider to apply first aid to a range of specific injuries and illnesses All employers in the UK have a legal obligation to make First Aid provision for their employees.

Guidance on First-Aid provision

This gives the minimum numbers of people to deal with first-aid emergencies.

  • Lower risk organisations:
    Under 50 employees at least one appointed person
    50 - 100 employees at least one first-aider per 100 employed
    Over 100 employees one additional first-aider for every 100
  • Medium risk organisations (e.g. light engineering, warehousing):
    Under 20 employees at least one appointed person
    20 - 100 employees at least one first-aider per 50 employed (or part thereof)
    Over 100 employees one additional first-aider for every 100
  • Higher risk organisations (e.g. construction, chemical manufacturer):
    Under 5 employees at least one appointed person
    5 - 50 employees at least one first-aider
    Over 50 employees one additional first-aider for every 50 employed

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