First aid certificate extensions due to the Corona Virus Pandemic
If you hold a first aid certificate that expires on or after 16 March 2020 and cannot access requalification training because of corona virus you may qualify for a 3-month extension. This applies to:
To qualify for the extension, you must be able to explain why you haven’t been able to requalify and demonstrate what steps you have taken to access the training, if asked to do so.
For further information please visit: https://www.hse.gov.uk/news/first-aid-certificate-coronavirus.htm
All our courses are delivered, evaluated and quality assured to meet the guidelines set out by the HSE in October 2013 and meet the requirements of the First Aid at Work (First Aid) regulations 1981.
Our 1 day Emergency 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.
We can also provide refresher training.
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