First Aid at Work Annual refresher Level 3 (RQF) 3 hours/Annual Refresher:
The First Aid at Work Annual Refresher training is three hours in duration. It is for first aiders that hold a current First Aid at Work (FAW), or Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) Certificate.
The HSE strongly advise Annual Refresher training for First Aiders, the Annual Refresher course is a clear way to meet this recommendation. https://www.hse.gov.uk/firstaid/first-aid-training.htm
What Course Do I Need?
The Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) Level 3 (RQF) is suitable for low risk establishments such as offices and is of one day in duration, however if you are a high risk workplace, such as construction, forestry, agriculture, glazier your staff may need to undertake the three day First Aid at Work (FAW) Level 3 (RQF) qualification.
Have you thought about blood loss in your workplace?
The HSE recommend where blood loss or uncontrolled bleeding is a possible risk in the workplace, for example working with machinery, specialist training is recommended in the use of catastrophic hemorrhage control devices and blood loss control products.
We are able to provide this training to you on a range of our regulated courses, this will be annotated directly onto the F.A. certificate.
Do you work outside?
Working outside in can expose workers to a range of risks not normally considered, staff that work outdoors can be exposed to risk of animal bites, water borne diseases such as Lyme disease or can be exposed to risk of uncontrolled blood loss. Our two hour Forestry First Aid +F course is designed to added onto a range of First Aid courses.
FAW Annual Refresher Level 3 hours/Annual Refresher (RQF)*
Meets the requirements of the Health and Safety (First-Aid) Regulations 1981.
*Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF)
Ensure as an employer that the training provider has met a national standard and training in legal terms is, suitable and sufficient.