BLS and management of anaphylaxis

About this course

Our one day Emergency First Aid at Work Course covers a range of life-saving skills and is specifically designed to enable low-risk workplaces, nurseries, schools and colleges to comply with UK Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations.

This course is ideal for those acting as Emergency First Aiders in the workplace, or anyone requiring a good grounding in first aid principles.

We can also provide a comprehensive 3 Day First Aid at Work course that covers the full range of first aid skills required by first aiders and enables your organisation to comply with statutory Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations where emergency protocols alone are not sufficient.

Course content

• Aims of First Aid
• Roles and responsibilities of a first aider
• Incident Management
• Initial Assessment (Primary Survey)
• Dealing with an Unconscious Person
• Resuscitation (CPR)
• Choking
• Seizures
• Management of Bleeding
• Management of burns
• Management of minor injuries

What do I need for this course?

When you come on the day, please bring one form of photographic ID, a packed lunch and a pen and paper.

Please also wear clothes that are comfortable, and that allow you to kneel and lie on the floor easily.


This course is assessed through ongoing trainer assessment, 3 practical skills tests and one short multiple choice test.

The written test is currently only available in English, so a basic understanding of written English is essential.


On successful completion of this course you will be awarded you will be awarded an Emergency First Aid at Work certificate, which is valid for 3 years.

You will be awarded both a wall and wallet certificate to display your achievements.

The HSE strongly recommended annual refresher courses to maintain your skill level.