Fire Safety & First Aid

Fire Safety

First Aid

Level 3 Award in First Aid and CPR

Level 2 Award in Fire Safety

Qualification Overview

The Level 2 International Award in Fire Safety is a qualification aimed at anyone involved in the management of fire safety in any workplace. This includes managers, supervisors, team leaders, fire wardens (marshals) and staff working in any area where there is a potential risk of fire.
Learners gaining this qualification will know that fire safety is the responsibility of everyone in the workplace and will recognize the consequences of a fire in any premises.

Course Contents

  • Understand the hazards and risks associated with fire in the workplace
  • Understand how fire risk is controlled in the workplace
  • Understand the principles and practice of fire safety management at work
  • Understand the role of the nominated fire warden
  • Practical Demonstration

Course Assessment:

This qualification is assessed by an examination with total duration of 1 hour. Learners will achieve a Pass at 65% overall.

Accreditation

  • Highfield Awarding Body for Compliance United Kingdom (HABC)
  • Chartered Institutive of Environmental Health United Kingdom (CIEH)

Course Duration

01 Day

Level 2 Award in First Aid and CPR

Qualification Overview

The Level 2 International Award in Emergency First Aid at Work is a qualification aimed at providing learners with the necessary knowledge, understanding and skills to support emergency first aid in the workplace.

The qualification on completion is valid for a period of 3 years, after which learners are expected to requalify. It is also recommended that annual refresher training takes place to ensure knowledge and skills are maintained.

  • Understand the role and responsibilities of a first aider
  • Know how to assess an incident
  • Be able to manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally
  • Be able to manage a casualty who is not breathing normally and unresponsive
  • know how to recognise and assist a casualty who is choking
  • Know how to recognise and assist a casualty with a minor injury
  • Know how to manage a casualty who is in shock

Course Assessment:

This qualification is assessed by an examination with total duration of 1 hour. Learners will achieve a Pass at 65% overall.

Accreditation

  • Highfield Awarding Body for Compliance United Kingdom (HABC)
  • Chartered Institutive of Environmental Health United Kingdom (CIEH)

Course Duration

01 Day

Level 3 Award in First Aid and CPR

Qualification Overview

The Level 3 International Award in First Aid at Work is a qualification aimed at providing candidates with the necessary knowledge, understanding and skills to support first aid in the workplace.

The qualification on completion is valid for a period of 3 years, after which candidates are expected to requalify. It is also recommended that annual refresher training takes place to ensure knowledge and skills are maintained.

Course Contents

  • Understand the role and responsibilities of a first aider
  • Know how to assess an incident
  • Be able to manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally
  • Know how to manage a casualty who is not breathing normally and unresponsive
  • Know how to recognise and assist a casualty who is choking
  • know how to manage a casualty who is in shock
  • Know how to administer first aid to a casualty with injuries to bones, muscles and joints
  • Know how to administer first aid to a casualty with suspected head and spinal injuries
  • Know how to administer first aid to a casualty with suspected chest injuries
  • Know how to administer first aid to a casualty with burns and scalds
  • Know how to administer first aid to a casualty with an eye injury
  • Know how to administer first aid to a casualty with sudden poisoning
  • Know how to administer first aid to a casualty with anaphylaxis
  • Know how to provide first aid to a casualty with suspected major illness

Course Assessment:

This qualification is assessed by Practical’s.

Accreditation

  • Highfield Awarding Body for Compliance United Kingdom (HABC)
  • Chartered Institutive of Environmental Health United Kingdom (CIEH)

Course Duration

01 Day