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First Aid Skills Update & Abrasive Wheels Awareness

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

First Aid Skills Update & Abrasive Wheels Awareness

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)

Abrasive Wheels Awareness

This half day course is intended to give all levels of staff the information and training they need to make sure that they are aware of current Health and Safety requirements to prevent injury to themselves as required by the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER). Abrasive wheels can cause serious injury and it is important that staff who do not regularly use them are still aware of the dangers inherent in their use.

At the end of the course you will know:

  • Demonstrate a high level of theoretical knowledge in terms of work equipment safety
  • Show an appropriate appreciation of the importance of equipment safety
  • Follow safe operating procedures to a high level of competence
  • Understand regulations relating to machine safety
  • Understand the principals of machine maintenance


1 Day