First Aid at Work Course

HL Training Services offer a wide range of First Aid courses, from Emergency First Aid to Paediatric First Aid and First Aid for Schools. To help determine your First Aid requirements, check out St John Ambulance website which helps you determine what you need. We also offer a huge range of other training – this includes in-house, on-site and online courses.

See below the different types of First Aid training we can offer, and the course content for each course.

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Emergency First Aid at Work (Level 3 Award)
Emergency First Aid at Work course, in accordance with the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.Subjects covered include:
Choking (adult)
Managing an emergency
Health and safety (first aid) regulations
Communication and casualty care
Resuscitation (adult CPR)
Bleeding (minor and severe)
Seizures (adult)
Unconscious casualty
Typically this course is delivered in 1 day. However the mandatory 6 hours required by the HSE can also be delivered over a longer period of time should staff availability be a problem to your organisation.
Certification is dependent on successful continuous assessment of the student, there is no final exam. Those students who complete the course and are deemed to have reached the required standard are issued with a certificate that is valid for three years

Paediatric First Aid

This is a Level 3 award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF) qualification, and will be delivered by an instructor with the correct qualifications and approvals.

This is a blended course, which means this is made up of 2 parts. See below;

This is made up of 2 parts to meet the 12 learning hours.

​Online Part: 

A link will be sent to you, which you can follow to register for the online part. Once you have done this, you can go ahead and book the online course. It is essential that this is completed before attending the practical training part with a instructor.

Practical Part: 

This is a face-to-face practical element, which takes 1 day. This can be booked at one of our training centre’s at your premises. 

Prices quoted includes the online and practical parts, paediatric first aid handbook and certification valid for 3 years.​

Open Course Dates

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First Aid at Work
This comprehensive 3 day course covers a wide range of first aid emergencies, enabling all participants to deal with an emergency situation with confidence
in a prompt safe and effective manner. This course will give the participants a qualification at the highest level of first aid, meeting the statutory requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.
Subjects covered include:
Wounds and bleeding, Shock, Minor injuries, Choking, Fractures, Sprains and strainsand much more.
Typically this course is run over three consecutive days. However the mandatory 18 hours required by the HSE can also be delivered over a
longer period of time should staff availability be a problem to your organisation.
Successful candidates will be awarded an HSE recognised First Aid at Work certificate which is valid for 3 years.The HSE strongly recommend that
workplace first aiders attend an annual refresher course to maintain their first aid skills.
First Aid at Work Requalification
The two day first aid at work requalification course allows first aid at work qualified staff to re-validate their certificate for a further 3 years. Attendees must have a valid (not out of date by more than 28 days) first aid at work certificate. End of course candidate review is conducted by independent, external assessors through written, practical and oral assessment.A range of subjects is covered including; Fractures, Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), Awareness of current regulations, Circulation Problems – controlling external bleeding and treatment for shock, Incident Management – a systematic approach to managing first aid incidents and assessing casualties, Safe best practice – minimise the risk of infection.
A 2 day course consisting of theory and practical work along with an independent assessment.
Successful candidates will be awarded a new HSE recognised First Aid at Work certificate which is valid for 3 years

 We also offer all of the below courses – please contact us via email ( for more information.

Level 2 Award in Management of Anaphylaxis (RQF)

Emergency First Aid
for School Staff

The Forestry First Aid + F qualification

Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF)

1 Hour Evacuation Chair Session

3 Hour (1/2 Day) Evacuation Chair Session (more in depth)

Level 1 Award in Fire Safety Awareness (QCF)

Level 2 Award in Fire Safety (QCF)

CPR First Aid Training ConceptCPR First Aid Training