The online First Aid at Work Course from Oplex Careers has been designed to provide insight into the field of First Aid at Work.
The online First Aid at Work Course will explore the importance of first aid at work. This course will provide an key skills and knowledge relating to providing first aid at work.
The First Aid at Work Course is split into the following modules:
- First Aid Legislation
• Legal Requirements
• First Aid Needs Assessment
• Recording and Reporting
- Equipment and Provisions
• Minimum Provisions Required
o First Aid Kits
o Appointed Persons
• Additional Provisions
o First Aid Room
o Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
o First Aid Signs
• Initial Assessment
o The Primary Survey
o The Secondary Survey
• Calling an Ambulance
• Prioritising Actions
- First Aid Techniques
• Performing CPR
• The Recovery Position
• Using a Defibrillator
• Dressing and Bandaging
- First Aid for Illnesses
• Loss of Responsiveness
• Heart Conditions
• Temperature-Related Illness
• Diabetes-Related Illnesses
- First Aid for Injuries and Incidents
• Head Injuries
• Severe Bleeding
• Fractures and Dislocations
• Burns and Scalds
- Final Assessment
To assess the learners ability and knowledge to effectively understand the topics contained within the First Aid at Work Course, the course features a number of end of module interactive quiz questions.
Additionally, at the end of the course learners will also take an online multiple choice assessment test. This online multiple choice test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.
On successful completion of this First Aid at Work Course learners will receive a CPD Certificate of Achievement award from Oplex Careers.
This certificate will be produced in PDF format, hard copies of the certificate will be available at an additional fee of £9.99.
This course is delivered online through eLearning. Learners of the course will receive instant access to our interactive student learning portal, which offers 24/7 access to the First Aid at Work Course.
The online First Aid at Work Course requires 60 hours to complete the course in full. This is only a guide to the learning hours required and it depends on how quickly an individual can absorb the information. The learning is online so it can be spread out over multiple sessions or done in one session.
Learners will have access to this course for up to 12 months from the date of joining. There is no time limit to complete the course during this period.
When you are studying a course it is always useful to know that you have the help and support of tutors that want you to succeed in your studies.
As part of the First Aid at Work Course you will receive access to our dedicated tutor support service. The academic tutors will be able to provide you with unlimited online email support to help answer any questions that you may have whilst you are studying the course.
Our First Aid at Work Course is fully compatible with PC’s, Mac’s, Laptop, Tablet and Smartphone devices.
We know that more and more people are using the web whilst they are on the move, so we have designed this First Aid at Work Course to be fully compatible across tablet and smartphone devices. You will be able to access the same content from the course, just over a 3G or 4G network whilst on the move.
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Is this qualication Internationally recognised. I live in Spain?
All of our courses are CPD Accredited. This is different to a formal qualification - instead CPD is related to professional development and is recognized internationally as professional development training.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Hi, How many years can the first aid certificate of emergency first aid at work last for?
Generally speaking employers will expect you to update your skills every 3 years or so. So that would be a useful indication to go by. I hope that helps.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Luke H asked:
would this course qualify those who need to be First Aiders in the Workplace in accordance with the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974?
Hi, Thanks for getting in touch. This course is CPD Accredited which is training related to professional development and is recognised by schools and employers across the UK. Many of our learners use this course and certificate to support job applications as well as helping them move into further training required by their employer. Once you have registered onto your course, our team receive your order then send over your login details to get started right away. Hope this helps.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Hi. Does this course provide me a NUS? Thank you
Not a the moment. Thanks :-)This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
I am very curious that does this course have any practical part. Is everything online based?
Everything is based online - once you enrol through Reed we will send your details to get you started right away.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Hi Can you confirm that upon completion of this course that a First Aid at Work Certificate which is valid for 3 years will be provided? Thanks
On successful completion of the course, we will send your CPD accredited certificated in First Aid at Work. There are no expiry dates on our certificates. ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
would this qualify me as a fully trained first aider?
Hi, thanks for getting in touch. The course is not a formal qualification, although it is CPD accredited which is training related to professional development. Our students will use this course to help them move on into further training that may be required for a particular job, or required by their current employer. Hope this helps. ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Hi. Is there an age requirement for this course?
There is no age requirement for our courses, no prerequisite whatsoever. I hope that helpsThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Do u receive a student card when u complete course
Hi, thanks for getting in touch. Yes when you are a registered student with us you are eligible to apply for your Student ID Card with us. Hope this helps. ThanksThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
ewa Kolbuc asked:
Does the course "First aid at work" give me qualification for performing "First aider" at my workplace?
Hi Ewa, The course is a CPD Certification. This course is CPD Accredited through CPD Certification Service. Upon completion of the course you gain the CPD Certificate. You can add this certificate on your CV and use it when applying for job. I hope that helps. You can enrol onto this course through reed and we will send you the course access straight away. If you have any other questions just let us know. Have a great day. Thanks Oplex Careers TeamThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
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