Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW)

This one day course will give the candidates the skills, knowledge and confidence to be able to safely deal with immediately life-threatening injuries in the workplace and certain life-threatening conditions.

Course Details:

This course is RQF and Ofqual regulated.

The Emergency First Aid at Work qualification is a recognised Qualsafe Qualification and is valid for a three year period. Upon the expiry, the same course must be taken again to maintain the Qualification.

Aspects of the Course:

  • What is first aid
  • The aims of first aid
  • Legislation
  • First aid kits
  • Casualty communication
  • Consent
  • Responsibilities of the first aider
  • The primary survey
  • The recovery position
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Choking
  • Shock
  • Seizures
  • Burns and scalds


  • Ongoing assessment by the instructor of the candidate’s practical skills
  • Successful completion of a twenty question multiple choice paper (pass mark – 15)


Should you work in a high-risk working environment we would strongly recommend the Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work qualification.

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