East Malling Short Courses

Emergency First Aid (EFAW 1 day)


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Cost: £80
Duration: 1 Day
Certification: L2 accredited course
Assessment Type: short test at the end of the day
(The cost of the assessment is included in the cost of the course)

The First Aid at Work course (EFAW) is ideal for most businesses whose risk assessment has identified that there is no requirement for a fully trained first aider for their workplace. 

All courses are delivered, evaluated and quality assured to meet the new guidelines set out by the HSE in October 2013 and meet the requirements of the First Aid at Work (First Aid) regulations 1981.


  • Initial Care
  • First Aid at Work Regulations and Rules
  • Fears of First Aid
  • Barrier use
  • Initial Assessment
  • Unconscious Breathing Patient
  • Recovery Position
  • Cardiac Problems
  • The Heart
  • Sudden Cardiac Arrest
  • Heart Attacks
  • One Rescuer CPR
  • Compression only CPR
  • CPR handover to a second rescuer

Other Primary Care First Aid Conditions

  • Adult Choking
  • Serious Bleeding Management and Wounds
  • Serious Cut like Chainsaw Cuts
  • Spinal Injury
  • Shock Management and Types
  • Burns and Scalds
  • Anaphylactic Shock and Allergies
  • Seizures and Epilepsy

Please note we also provide the extra unit for foresters.

We can also provide the 3 day First Aid at Work Course (FAW) as well as refresher training.

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