First Aid at Work Requalification Classroom Course - 2 Day


This First Aid at Work Requalification Course is HSE compliant and also available as a QCF accredited qualification. The course is delivered over 12 hours and covers the primary and secondary care skills as laid down by the HSE and Ofqual, the certificate is valid for 3 years This course meets all of the requirements of the First Aid at Work (First Aid) regulations 1981 and can be delivered onsite at your premises if you have a group of employees who require training, please see below for more information.

Candidates attending the 2 Day Requalfication course must provide their current in date First Aid at Work certificate, if they do not have a certificate or if their certificate has expired they will need to attend the full 3 Day First Aid at Work Course to re-qualify

This course is ideal for all business models where the risk assessment requires a higher level of training and other areas where a more comprehensive first aid course is required.

Important: The ProTrainings First Aid at Work Requalification Course is fully accredited this means that employers can be assured that the training is being provided by monitored trainers with the right qualifications, using the right training materials who are being regularly checked by the ProTrainings quality assurance team, thereby removing the need for employers to undertake due diligence every time they need an employee trained in first aid.

Course Information - Classroom Course

  • Classroom Training - 2 Day
  • HSE compliant - Fully Accredited Certification
  • QCF Accredited Courses Available
  • Onsite Training Available for a minimum of 5 candidates
  • Call 01206 805359 for more information or click here to complete a course enquiry form

What is included?

  • Optional Free weekly video refresher
  • Free digital First Aid at Work Student Manual
  • Useful downloads
  • Certificate and wallet sized card
  • Verified CPD time credit statement
  • Reminder when your course is due for renewal

How do I get started?


If you would like a trainer to come to your premises and deliver the course please call 01206 805359 or complete our online course enquiry form by clicking here

If you are an individual who would like to take the course please click here to find an First Aid at Work Requalification Course in your area.

Groups & Business Discounts

Groups and business purchasing multiple courses will qualify for discounted course rates, please call the ProTrainings sales team direct on 01206 805359 to discuss how they can help you with your training requirements.

First Aid at Work Curriculum Includes:

  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Illness Management
    • Illness Assessment
    • The Respiratory System and Hypoxia
    • Diabetes
    • Anaphylactic Shock
    • Heart Attack
    • Angina
    • Stroke
    • Asthma and Respiratory Problems
    • Hyperventilating

Learning Outcomes (standard and QCF versions):

Unit 1:  Emergency First Aid in the Workplace (credit can be given in some cases if already completed recently)
1      Understand the role and responsibilities of a first aider.
1.1   Identify the role and responsibilities of a first aider.
1.2   Describe how to minimise the risk of infection to self and others.
1.3   Identify the need for establishing consent to provide first aid.
1.4   Complete an accident report form.
1.5   Identify the first aid equipment that should be available in a workplace.
1.6   Describe the safe use of first aid equipment.
2      Be able to assess an incident.
2.1   Conduct a scene survey.
2.2   Conduct a primary survey of a casualty.
2.3   Give examples of when to call for help.
3      Be able to manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally.
3.1   Assess a casualty’s level of consciousness.
3.2   Open a casualty’s airway and check breathing.
3.3   Explain why it is important to place an unconscious casualty into the recovery position.
3.4   Place an unresponsive casualty in the recovery position.
3.5   Manage a casualty who is in seizure.
4      Be able to manage an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally.
4.1   Recognise the need to commence Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation.
4.2   Demonstrate Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation using a manikin.
5      Be able to recognise and assist a casualty who is choking.
5.1   Describe how to identify a casualty with a
Partially blocked airway
Completely blocked airway
5.2   Administer first aid to a casualty who is choking.
6      Be able to manage a casualty with external bleeding.
6.1   Identify the types of external bleeding.
6.2   Control external bleeding.
7      Be able to manage a casualty who is in shock.
7.1   Recognise shock.
7.2   Administer first aid to a casualty who is in shock.
8      Be able to manage a casualty with a minor injury.
8.1   Administer first aid to a casualty with small cuts, grazes and bruises.
8.2   Administer first aid to a casualty with minor burns and scalds.
8.3   Administer first aid to a casualty with small splinters

Unit 2: Recognition and Management of Illness and Injury in the Workplace

1      Be able to conduct a secondary survey.
1.1   Identify the information to be collected when gathering a casualty history.
1.2   Conduct a head to toe survey.
2      Be able to administer first aid to a casualty with injuries to bones, muscles and joints.
2.1   Recognise suspected; Fractures, Dislocations, Sprains and strains
2.2   Administer first aid for; Fractures, Dislocations, Sprains and strains
3      Be able to administer First Aid to a casualty with suspected head and spinal injuries.
3.1   Recognise suspected; Concussion, Skull fracture, Cerebral compression, Spinal injury
3.2   Administer first aid for suspected; Concussion, Skull Fracture, Cerebral compression, Spinal injury
4      Be able to administer First Aid to a casualty with suspected chest injuries.
4.1   Recognise the different types of chest injury.
4.2   Administer first aid for a chest injury.
5      Be able to administer First Aid to a casualty with burns and scalds.
5.1   Recognise the factors that affect the severity of burns and scalds.
5.2   Administer first aid for burns involving; Dry heat, Wet heat, Electricity and Chemicals
6      Be able to administer First Aid to a casualty with an eye injury.
6.1   Give examples of common eye injuries.
6.2   Administer first aid for eye injuries involving; Dust, Chemicals and Embedded objects
7      Be able to administer First Aid to a casualty with sudden poisoning.
7.1   Identify the routes that poisons can take to enter the body.
7.2   Administer immediate first aid to a casualty affected by sudden poisoning.
7.3   Identify sources of information for treating those affected by sudden poisoning.
8      Be able to administer First Aid to a casualty with anaphylaxis.
8.1   Identify common triggers for anaphylaxis.
8.2   Recognise anaphylaxis.
8.3   Administer immediate first aid for a casualty suffering from anaphylaxis.
9      Be able to provide First Aid to a casualty with suspected major illness.
9.1   Recognise major illnesses including; Heart Attack, Stroke, Epilepsy, Asthma and Diabetes
9.2   Administer first aid to a casualty suffering from major illnesses including; Heart Attack, Stroke, Epilepsy, Asthma and Diabetes