What you'll learn
The course is run over one day or two split sessions and includes both theory and practical sessions, in a relaxed atmosphere, designed to boost a candidate’s confidence and gain skills in general First Aid.
Certification is dependent on successful continuous assessment of the student, there is no final exam. Those students who complete the course and are deemed to have reached the required standard are issued with a certificate that is valid for three years.
Under the current guidelines it is “strongly recommend” that first aid trained staff attend a half-day update every twelve months, before completing full re-qualification training at the three year point.