First Aid at Work Level 3

Course Information

This course is designed for anyone wanting to become an accredited first aider. This qualification provides learners with skills and knowledge to deal with first aid situations in the work environment.

This qualification is valid for three years under the certificate that is received upon completion of the course, after which delegates are needed to complete a 2-day refresher course (prior to the expiry date of their certificate).


  • The Roles and Responsibilities of a First Aider
  • Patient Assessment
  • The Unconscious Casualty
  • Resuscitation
  • The Choking Casualty
  • Bleeding and Wound Management
  • Shock Management
  • Minor Injuries


  • The Secondary Survey
  • Injuries to Bones, Muscles and Joints
  • Suspected Head and Spinal Injuries
  • Chest Injuries



  • Burns and Scalds
  • Eye Injuries
  • Poisoning
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Suspected Major Illnesses