This First Aid course is ideal for groups wanting a basic First Aid course without the formality of a full First Aid at Work course. We can tailor some content to your needs.

All courses are delivered, evaluated and quality assured to the same standards where possible as First Aid at Work topics. The course contents fully meets the UK and European Resuscitation Council Guidelines 2015 where relevant.

This would suit Clubs and Societies as well as Businesses where First Aid At Work requirements are already met (or not needed) and feel that more staff should be trained.

Attendees with be issued with a Certificate of Attendance, valid for 1 year. These will usually be sent to the course Organiser for distribution after the event as the course content may vary and topics covered are printed on the Certificate.


Course Duration (excluding breaks)

3 hours

Maximum students per course


Minimum age


Individual Price

n/a Group Bookings only

Group price


Group Pricing assumes that the Client provides a suitable training venue

The HSE strongly recommends that first-aiders undertake annual refresher training during any three-year FAW/EFAW certification period. Although not mandatory, this will help qualified first-aiders maintain their basic skills and keep up-to-date with any changes to first-aid procedures

The syllabus is as follows:-

  • 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
  • Use of an Automated External Defibrillator
  • Administer First Aid to a casualty that is choking
  • Administer First Aid to a casualty who is wounded and bleeding.
  • Open Forum if time to cover bespoke topics