EFR First Aid at Work Course information

The Emergency First Response (EFR) First Aid at Work (Great Britain) course is a Health and Safety Executive (HSE) approved first aid course for the purpose of meeting the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981. This programme meets the statutory needs of employers in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland needing at least one first aider on the premises.

The Emergency First Response First Aid at Work (Great Britain) course is customised to UK Resuscitation Council basic life support protocols and nationally accepted first aid protocols and is based upon proven instructor led delivery methods. The course has its own study/reference materials .

Low hazard assessment: emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW)
Course duration: 6 hours. 1 days, 2 half days or 3 evenings/day sessions
Study Materials: Includes Student Manual
Final certification: After successfully completing a final assessment, students will receive a certificate valid for three years.

Course content:

  • Understand the role of the first aider, infection control, record keeping and use of equipment.
  • Assess the situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency
  • Administer first aid to a casualty who is unconscious (including seizure)
  • Administer cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Administer first aid to a casualty who is choking
  • Administer first aid to a casualty who is wounded and bleeding
  • Administer first aid to a casualty who is suffering from shock
  • Provide appropriate first aid for minor injuries

Refresher courses: 1 day
Although not required, the HSE strongly recommends that first aiders undertake an annual refresher during any three-year FAW/EFAW certification.


First Aid at Work course costs:

Higher hazard assessment: First Aid at Work (FAW)
Cost ex
Cost inc
First Aid at Work (FAW) initial course
260 ex VAT
312
First Aid at Work (FAW) requalifcation
175 ex VAT
210
Low hazard assessment: Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW)
Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW)
£105 ex VAT
£126
Addtional training
CPR & AED
£75.16 ex VAT
£95
Annual refresher
£75.16 ex VAT
£95

Courses can be scheduled to meet your business needs, allowing you to minimise distruption to your work flow and continue with your core business activities. Morning/afternoon/evening sessions

If a suitable date is not available, please contact us.

If you are a business and would like us to train you at your location, please contact us. Group discounts may be available.

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