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First Aid Skills Update & Manual Handling

Crestmoor Training can provide the below courses at our Wincanton venue or across the South West at your site.

First Aid Skills Update & Manual Handling

Crestmoor Training

Morning Session (times typically from 08.30am till 12.30pm)

First Aid Skills Update

This one-day course will help you meet your regulatory requirements if your risk assessment indicates that first aid training covering emergency protocols only, is sufficient for your workplace. The content of this course provides basic life saving first aid and workplace health and safety regulations, covering the following:


  • The role of a first aider
  • Managing an emergency
  • Communication and casualty care
  • Bleeding (minor and severe)
  • Burns
  • Choking (adult)
  • Fainting
  • Health and safety (first aid) regulations
  • Accident reporting
  • Resuscitation (adult CPR)
  • Seizures (adult)
  • Shock

Afternoon Session (times typically from 13.00pm till 17.00pm)

Manual Handling

The Manual Handling Operations Regulations do not set any weight limits for lifting and carrying loads and amendments in 2002 now require employees to have adequate or appropriate knowledge or training in order to make assessments to judge whether safe moving is possible. The regulations apply to almost all work environments from offices to care homes and factories. There are different risks associated with different sectors and this regulated qualification offers learning outcomes which are suitable for all.


At the end of the course you will know:

  • What is Manual Handling
  • How this applies to you
  • The reasons for safe moving and handling
  • The importance of risk assessment
  • The principles of safe manual handling
  • The safe application of manual handling skills
  • Anatomy and types of injury
  • Techniques to avoid strain or injury
  • Use of handling equipment
  • Practical assessment

Duration

1 Day