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Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work

This 3-day course is designed for those who are required to act as an Emergency First Aider, up until further help arrives. A very practical course aimed at developing the key life saving skills and building confidence should a serious situation arise.

Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work​

This 3 day first aid at work course (FAW) is a Level 3 QCF Award and recommended by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE). Upon completion, this makes you a fully qualified first aider with the skills to deal with any situation.

Our first aid at work courses provide the training, assessment and certification to become a qualified first aider if your assessment shows the need for a first aider in the work place.

Alongside meeting these requirements, you will also be equipped with the knowledge and skills to administer a wide variety of first aid techniques in the workplace with confidence – from treating minor wounds to saving the lives of colleagues in life-threatening situations.

The course is HSE recommended and complies with Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations and the approved code of practice L74 guidelines for the qualification of workplace first aiders.

If you have any questions, or would like a quote for a group booking, please call us on 01702 782121

Course Information

This 3 day First Aid at Work Course (FAW) includes course materials, expert tutoring and practical exercises to give learners in-depth training in the following information and treatments:

  • Principles of first aid
  • Prevention of cross-infection
  • Basic life support (CPR)
  • Breathing management
  • Managing unconscious casualties
  • Assessing and treating wounds & bleeds
  • Treating anaphylaxis
  • Treating shock or sudden poisoning
  • Treating burns, poisoning and eye injuries
  • Treating common major and minor illnesses
  • Managing asthma attacks and choking
  • Fractures, dislocations and head injuries
  • Managing epilepsy and diabetes
  • Record keeping and equipment use
  • Legal aspects and secondary surveys
  • AED

General Information

  • Price: £199.00 per person or for a group quote please contact us
  • Location: Our training centre is located in the heart of Southend on Sea highstreet. A 3 minute walk from Southend Central train station. A 10 minute walk from Southend Victoria train station. A 5 minute walk from Southend Central bus station. 2 Long stay car parks within 5 minutes walking distance.

Whats Included?

Upon successful completion of the multiple-choice question paper and practical exercises, each learner will receive an Ofqual approved and nationally recognised First Aid at Work certificate which is valid for 3 years.

Why Choose Essex Training Group?

Visit our classes in Southend-On-Sea Essex, or we can provide training at your workplace

The course meets H&S (First Aid) Regulation and is HSE recommended

Regularly updated so you always get the latest knowledge and skills

Expert first aid tutors with real experience in the field

A friendly and supportive learning environment