First Aid at Work Course


Program Description

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first aid We’re offering you an online First Aid at Work training course for just £12.95. Whether you need to brighten up your CV, looking for a career change or just want to learn something new, the online First Aid at Work Course is perfect.

Course Highlights

  • Price: Only £12.95 Was £149.99
  • Course Type: Online Course
  • Duration: 30 hours, recommended hours
  • Syllabus: 6-course modules
  • Tutor Support: Full tutor support included
  • Exams: Yes, exam fees are included.
  • Start learning: you can start your online learning 24/7 and study towards your goals.

Fine Print

  • Qualification: Level 3 CPD Award
  • Certificate: PDF Certificate included with course, optional Hard Copies £9.99.
  • Access: Unlimited 24/7 access for 12 months, option to extend if needed.
  • Compatibility: Desktop, Mac, Laptop, Tablets, Smartphone and Smart Devices

With over 30 hours of learning split across 6 easily accessible modules, the course has been designed to provide learners with an enjoyable and informative learning experience. The First Aid at Work Course is studied online, meaning you can study in your own time, at your own pace, on your own schedule. Study whenever it suits you best, day or night. You’ll have access to the course 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for 12 months. What’s more, the course is CPD accredited, therefore upon successful completion of the course learners will be awarded the certificate of completion, ensuring that the course will be recognised by employers and institutions.

Course Syllabus

The First Aid at Work course is split into the following modules:

  • First Aid Legislation
    • Legal Requirements
    • First Aid Needs Assessment
    • Recording and Reporting
  • Equipment and Provisions
    • Minimum Provisions Required
      • First Aid Kits
      • Appointed Persons
    • Additional Provisions
      • First-Aider
      • First Aid Room
      • Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
      • First Aid Signs
  • Assessment
    • Initial Assessment
      • The Primary Survey
      • The Secondary Survey
    • Calling an Ambulance
    • Prioritising Actions
  • First Aid Techniques
    • Performing CPR
    • The Recovery Position
    • Using a Defibrillator
    • Dressing and Bandaging
  • First Aid for Illnesses
    • Loss of Responsiveness
    • Heart Conditions
    • Temperature-Related Illness
    • Stroke
    • Seizures
    • Anaphylaxis
    • Diabetes-Related Illnesses
  • First Aid for Injuries and Incidents
    • Head Injuries
    • Severe Bleeding
    • Fractures and Dislocations
    • Burns and Scalds
    • Electrocution
    • Poisoning
    • Choking
  • Final Assessment


The Level 3 Award First Aid at Work course has been independently accredited and certified by The CPD Certification Service. On successful completion of this course learners will be awarded:

  • Level 3 CPD Award in First Aid at Work

cpd The certificate will show your grade classification awarded and provide proof of your achievements for you to take to any prospective employers or part of your portfolio of evidence. The certificate will be produced in PDF format, optional hard copies of the certificate will be available for an additional fee of £9.99.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements or pre-prerequisite for our First Aid at Work course.


To assess the learners' ability and knowledge to effectively understand the topics contained within the First Aid at Work course, the course features a number of end of module interactive quiz questions. Additionally, at the end of the course, learners will also take an online multiple choice assessment test. This online multiple choice test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.

Tutor Support

When you are studying a course it is always useful to know that you have the help and support of tutors that want you to succeed in your studies. As part of the First Aid at Work course, you will receive access to our dedicated tutor support service. The academic tutors will be able to provide you with unlimited online email support to help answer any questions that you may have whilst you are studying the course.

Course Format

This course is delivered online through eLearning. Learners of the course will receive instant access to our interactive student learning portal, which offers 24/7 access to the First Aid at Work course.

Course Duration

The online First Aid at Work course requires 30 hours to complete the course in full. This is only a guide to the learning hours required and it depends on how quickly an individual can absorb the information. The learning is online so it can be spread out over multiple sessions or done in one session. Learners will have access to this course for up to 12 months from the date of joining. There is no time limit to complete the course during this period.

Last updated Jan 2019

About the School

Here at Oplex Careers we provide a wide range of high quality training courses that help people all over the world to gain new skills, qualifications or simply update their knowledge.

Here at Oplex Careers we provide a wide range of high quality training courses that help people all over the world to gain new skills, qualifications or simply update their knowledge. Read less