Emergency First Aid at Work - NUCO Certificate Print this page

This course is full. Please register your interest.
Dates: 27/01/18 - 03/02/18
Days: Saturday 09:15 - 13:15
Sessions: 2
Centre: Sutton - Sutton
Course Code: S60005B01HG
Fees: Standard - £35.00
Concessionary - £29.00

Course Information

What are the overall aims of the course?

This course is ideal for organisations who have a requirement for Emergency First Aid at Work practitioners. The Award for Emergency First Aid at Work satisfies the requirements of the regulatory body for First Aid - the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and HSENI (Northern Ireland).

All learners will have the skills and knowledge to provide the organisation with Emergency First Aider’s that can provide treatment to their casualties in a prompt, safe and effective manner. In order to obtain this qualification, you must attend both sessions and complete the 2 units of accreditation.

What will I learn on the course?

A range of subjects is covered including:

• What is Emergency First Aid? • Legislation • Responsibilities
• Action in an emergency • Primary survey • Secondary assessment
• The respiratory system • Resuscitation • Disorders of respiration
• Adult basic life support • Foreign objects • Disorders of the circulation
• Minor burns and scalds • Epilepsy • Wounds and bleeding

Are there any entry requirements?

This is a class-room based course but will involve some demonstration and some practical activities.

Do I need to attend a course approval interview/assessment before I can join this course?


If my course requires a Course Approval interview/assessment, what do I do?

As this course leads to a qualification, you will be required to attend a course approval interview. This is to ensure the course is suitable for you. You may also be asked to complete a test/tests.

To be considered for a place on this course, you will need to make an application by clicking on ‘Apply’. If you do not already have an account with Sutton College, you will need to create one before you can make an application.

When you click on ‘Apply’ for this course, you will be asked for some further information. You will then be emailed a link which will enable you to book a Course Approval date and time.

How will I be taught?

Classroom based (including practical work where applicable)

How will my progress be checked?

Informal assessment in class
Practical tests
Tutor observation

Does the course have any features I should be aware of?

This is a class-room based course but will involve some demonstration and some practical activities. Please wear comfortable clothing for practical activities

What do I need to bring with me to class?

Pen and paper

How do I find out if I can get some support for my learning?

Additional Learning Support (ALS) may be made available for learners who, at the time of assessment and/or enrolment, declare a difficulty or disability that may affect their learning. Our service can support learners in English, maths, who are dyslexic, deaf or hearing impaired or who have evidence of other medical issues impacting on learning. Learners can also find information about financial and child care support from the Customer Enquiry Centre.

All learners are entitled to use our iClick - Computer & Digital Learning Centre. For more information please see www.suttoncollege.ac.uk/college/iclick or contact iclick@suttoncollege.ac.uk

You will be issued with a Sutton College e-mail address, which will give you access to Sutton College’s Virtual Learning Environment, called VERA.

There is free guest Wi-Fi available in the College

Can I receive advice and guidance about further education opportunities and careers?

Yes. To find out more about what may be available to you please contact our Advice Team. See www.suttoncollege.ac.uk/college/advice-centre

What can I do after the course has finished?

Paediatric First Aid

What should I do if I have any questions?

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