Basic Life Support & First Aid

Course Outline

To enable staff to develop an understanding of emergency methods and treatment.

Who is the course aimed at?

This course is designed for staff working in any environment.

How long is the course?

1 day

What will you learn?

– Legislation

– First aid aims/responsibilities

– Contents of a first aid box

– Triage

– Primary /Secondary assessments

– Recovery position

– Causes of unconsciousness

– C.P.R.

– Airway obstruction

– Head injuries

– Heart attacks

– Wounds/bleeding

– Fractures

– Burns

– Practical assessment.


“This was the most interactive and interesting seminar I have attended. The balance of interesting stories and course content ensured that my attention was always engaged, amazing… thank you!” (General Practice Nurse, Rochdale)

“Margy was excellent, she kept us interested with her stories and experience” (Receptionist, Rochdale)

“Margy was very, very good and made the course interesting and informative, really well done!” (Senior Receptionist, Rochdale)

“Margy was fab, she made the course interesting and fun” (Receptionist, Rochdale)

“Margy is an excellent tutor, she is very knowledgeable, funny and informative” (Medical Receptionist, Rochdale)


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