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First Aid

First Aid Training


Please note that in accordance with Government guidance, and to prioritise the safety of visitors, learners and staff, we have made the decision to operate remotely.

Our on-site First Aid training remains available to book now, with dates beginning from May 2020. In the mean time, please see our wide range of online training courses here.

An emergency could happen to anyone, at any time and in any place.  If you were involved in an emergency, would you know how to deal with it following the correct procedure?

Each year millions of people are either hurt or killed by an injury or illness. This could be the result of an everyday illness such as asthma, angina and heart attacks, or even conflict resulting in assault. First aid is a cost effective proven way of saving lives in an emergency. The aim of first aid is to preserve life by protecting yourself, the casualty and any bystanders from any dangers.  It is also to prevent the casualty from deteriorating by treating the injury or illness and to promote speedy recovery.

Not sure what first aid training you need? 

Having the correct first aid provision in the workplace is not only a legal requirement, it is incredibly important for the safety of you and your employees.

Our easy to use First Aid Requirements Calculator has 3 simple steps that should only take a few minutes to complete. It will then use the latest HSE guidance to provide you with a full breakdown of how many first aiders you need and what type of training they require. 

Click here to access the calculator. 

First Aid Courses

All of our First Aid Training in Sheffield and South Yorkshire is delivered to the highest standard and will provide your employees with all the necessary qualifications and skills.  

QA Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) (3 Days)

The First Aid at Work course gives First Aiders the essential knowledge and skills that they need to carry out their role and deal confidently with major and minor injuries and illnesses. 

QA Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (Re-qualification) (RQF) (2 Days)

It is aimed at First Aiders who hold a current three-year First Aid at Work certificate, but who are near the expiry date. First Aiders may attend this course up to three months before their certificate expires and up to one month after expiry of the certificate.

QA Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid (RQF)

The One Day Emergency First Aid course is aimed at individuals who want to gain an overview of basic First Aid procedures. 

First Aid at Work Annual Refresher (RQF) (3 Hours)

This 3.5 hour session is designed to keep people trained in either First Aid at Work (FAW) or Emergency First Aid at work (EFAW) up to date with the skills to carry out those roles.

QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF) (2 Days)

The course focuses on emergency scenarios that professionals and family members could face at any time when caring for children. 

QA Level 3 Award Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF)

During this 1 day course, Learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of paediatric first aid situations. 

Level 2 Award in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and AED (RQF) (5 Hours)

This 5 hour course is aimed at individuals who are responsible for using AED defibrillation equipment. It is ideal for individuals who have had no previous training on the AED defibrillation.

Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of AED (QAR) (3 Hours)

Over a half day period, Learners will develop the knowledge and practical competencies needed to deal with a range of first aid situations and safely use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED). 

First Aid for Mental Health Awareness

This awareness course is suitable for everyone as it provides learners with the knowledge to recognise a suspected mental health condition and the skills to start a conversation and be able to signpost a person towards professional help.

Level 2 Award in First Aid for Mental Health

Learners undertaking this course will be considered First Aiders for Mental Health and be a point of contact within the workplace to help and support those with a suspected mental health condition.

Level 3 Award in Supervising First Aid for Mental Health

Learners undertaking this course will cover a wide range of mental health conditions and go into detail on the range of therapy and professional support that a person may be given by professional bodies during treatment for a mental health condition.


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