First Aid Training

First Aid Training Courses

Our first aid training course ensure your staff can provide effective first aid as required under the First Aid at Work regulations. We are happy to train on your premises, or in our own dedicated training room.

 

For a full list of courses and prices contact jan@hohs.org.

 

HOHS Guidance on Covid-19

 

If you have any concerns about booking a First Aid course, you can read advice from the HSE here.

What you can expect

All of our courses feature:
  • Practical, hands-on training
  • Experienced, professional instructors
  • Small class sizes

First Aid At Work Requalifying Course

This 1-day course refreshes and updates the skills of people holding a current First Aid at Work certificate. Passing the course revalidates a First Aid at Work certificate for another 3 years. (First Aiders whose certificates have expired must attend the 2-day course to regain their qualification)

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JANUARY 2020

14th – 15th

APRIL

7th – 8th

JULY

1st – 2nd

OCTOBER
6th – 7th

FEBRUARY

5th – 6th

MAY

6th – 7th

AUGUST

4th – 5th

NOVEMBER
3rd – 4th

MARCH

10th – 11th

JUNE

2nd – 3rd

SEPTEMBER

9th – 10th

DECEMBER

2nd – 3rd

Intensive First Aid At Work Course

The course trains candidates to meet the standards required by the Health & Safety Executive. It lasts 2 days, including the exam. Successful candidates receive their First Aid at Work certificate, which is valid for 3 years.

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JANUARY 2020

21st – 23rd

APRIL

21st – 23rd

JULY
21st – 23rd

OCTOBER

20th – 22nd

FEBRUARY

18th – 20th

MAY

19th – 21st

AUGUST

18th – 20th

NOVEMBER

24th – 26th

MARCH

24th – 26th

JUNE
16th – 18th

SEPTEMBER
22nd – 24th

DECEMBER

8th – 10th

Emergency First Aid Course (Appointed Person)

This course teaches the basic aspects of dealing with emergencies, focusing on those likely to occur in the workplace. Life saving techniques are taught. The course also includes recognising and responding to common aliments.

 

Successful candidates receive a certificate valid for 3 years.

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JANUARY 2020

29th

JULY

15th

MARCH

4th

SEPTEMBER

16th

MAY

13th

NOVEMBER

11th

Resuscitation Update

Participants are given the skills to carry out Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation procedures. It is recommended as an annual refresher for qualified first aiders, and also for anyone wanting to learn basic resuscitation techniques.

Defibrillator Training

Candidates are taught to assess situations involving a sudden cardiac arrest, and the correct usage of a defibrillator. We offer a 2-hour course for people with first aid training, and a 5-hour course for beginners.

Specific Hazards Training

We offer courses on specific hazards:

  • Poisoning by Cyanide
  • Treatment of Hydrofluoric Acid burns
  • Administration of Oxygen

Working At Heights (Ladders)

The Working at Heights Directive (2000/45/EC) will need you to assess and reduce the risks to all workers. You must ensure they are trained, properly managed and are provided with PPE.

 

The course lasts for half a day and is carried out on site.

Manual Handling

This course is designed to give candidates an understanding of the principles of correct lifting techniques. It uses presentations, demonstrations and practical exercises.

 

The 2 hour course is aimed at all employees who are required to manually move and handle any kind of heavy goods or equipment.