Emergency First Aid Course
The Emergency First Aid course provides basic training for people who wish to have some knowledge of first aid that will enable them to assist someone that is injured or becomes ill suddenly.
Who should attend?
This course is designed for those who wish to have a basic understanding of first aid and how to look after a casualty whilst awaiting an ambulance.
This course is designed for people who want to receive training in emergency first aid and is especially suited for nominated first aiders in smaller, low risk working environments.
On completion of training, successful candidates will be able to:
Understand the role of the First Aider.
Manage an incident.
Describe and action the principles and priorities of first aid, including Communication and casualty care, primary/secondary surveys, the recovery position and Phychology first aid.
Perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (Adult CPR).
Deal with disorders of the airway, including choking (Adult).
Deal with disorders of circulation, including strokes, shocks and heart attacks.
Control bleeding (minor and severe), including internal and external bleeding of the hand, arm, head, varicose vein, embedded object wound dressings and also elevation sling.
Deal with burns and scalds, including cold, radiation, electrical and chemical burns.
One Day (4 hours)
Students who attended our first aid courses will be assessed throughout the course and are required to pass a final practical assessment and multiple choice question paper.
Candidates need a basic command of English. Please contact us if you need any extra guidance.
Successful candidates will receive a Nightingale Medics ‘Emergency First Aid’ certificate, which is valid for three years.
There is a minimum group booking of 10 candidates required for each course.
If you need further information regarding our Emergency First Aid course please email