First Aid at work course

About the course (REF: STA/FAW)

The aim of this course is to develop competent first aid skills to meet the requirements for the Health and Safety First Aid at Work Act 1981.

This is a 3 day course which lasts for 18 contact hours and is valid for 36 months.

Entry requirements and how to apply

You must be 16 or older, physically fit and able to deal with demanding emergency procedures.

Choose a course date below and submit the application form.


The qualification is assessed by:

  • Completion of a 16 question theory examination paper.
  • Demonstrating the ability to carry out CPR on an adult manikin.
  • Demonstrate the ability to carry out first aid for an unconscious casualty.
  • Demonstrate the ability to carry out first aid for a work place emergency.


  • £160

Lunch is not provided. Please bring a pen, notepad and highlighter pens.


Venue and times

All courses take place at Austin Rawlinson Sports Centre, L24 0TR and start from 9am-4pm.

Course dates

Course Number Date
77 15/16/17th Feb 2017
78 5/6/7th April 2017
79 28/29/30th June 2017
80 6/7/8th Sept 2017 
81 18/19/20th Oct 2017
82 22/23/24th Nov 2017
83 13/14/15th Dec 2017