The level 3 2 day first aid requalification (first aid refresher) is open to anybody who has a valid first aid at work training certificate. The certificate can not of expired by anymore than 28 days, if so then the candidate must resit the full 3 day first aid at work training course. Once the certificate has expired the company can no longer allow the person named on the first aid certificate to be appointed the company first aider, this could then be a breach of the Health and Safety at Work act 1974 The course content is as follows:

Cardiac Problems
  • The Heart
  • Sudden Cardiac Arrest, Heart Attacks and CPR
  • One Rescuer CPR
  • Compressions only CPR
  • CPR Handover to a Second Rescuer
  • Introduction to AED’s
Initial Care
  • First Aid at Work Regulations and Rules
  • Accident Reporting
  • Activating Emergency Medical Services
  • Fears of First Aid
  • Barriers – gloves and face barriers
  • Initial Assessment and airway management
  • Unconscious Breathing and Recovery Position
Specific Injury Management
  • Injury Assessment
  • Breaks, Fractures and Splinting
  • Strains and Sprains
  • Types of Wounds and Practice Bandaging different Injuries
  • Embedded Objects
  • Burns and Scalds
  • Head Injuries
  • Poisoning
  • Temperature Injuries – Heat Stroke, Heat Exhaustion and Hypothermia
  • Eye Injuries
  • Bites and Stings
  • Crush Injuries
  • Chest Injuries
  • Electrical Injuries
Other Primary Care First Aid Problems
  • Adult Choking, Conscious and Unconscious
  • Serious Bleeding Management and Wounds
  • Shock Management and types of Shock
  • Spinal Injury Management
Illness Management
  • Illness Assessment
  • The Respiratory System and Hypoxia
  • Diabetes
  • Anaphylactic Shock
  • Heart Attack
  • Angina
  • Stroke
  • Asthma and Respiratory Problems
  • Hyperventilating

Our training academy in Peterborough Cambridgeshire can deliver this 2 day requlification first aid course to 12 candidates or we are able to deliver the training at a suitable venue of your choosing.

The course itself is delivered over 2 days and is an ongoing assessment meaning there is no end of course test.  You will be required to carry out practical exercises throughout the day.  You will also be required to complete some theory questions that with prior notice can be given verbally for a candidate with learning or language difficulties.

Once your 2 day first aid requalification course is complete then you will be emailed login details to your own dashboard where you can download your first aid manual and have the chance to receive first aid video refreshers every week.

On successful completion of your course you will receive a full A4 certificate and a credit card size certificate for your wallet.