• First Aid Training

    Poolside manor offer a range of different regulated first aid courses, including:

    • IQL Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (18hrs)
    • IQL Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (6hrs)
    • IQL Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (12hrs)
    • IQL Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (6hrs)
    • IQL Level 2 Award in Automated External Defibrillator- AED (4hrs)
    • IQL Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Management of Anaphylaxis (4hrs)

    Each course resulting in a different qualification; which both provide invaluable knowledge and preperation for dealing with accidents in normal life.

    Award of the qualifications, upon succesful completion, is valid for 36 months for level 3 courses and 24 months for level 2 courses.

    Pricing for each course includes registration, course materials, tuition and assesment & certification.

    We offer courses throughout the year either on site or at the customer's premises. They are available to individuals, school children or staff and companies upon request.

    Candidates must be a minimum of 16 years of age at the time of taking the assessment. No prior first aid knowledge is required.


    Please contact us for more information about our courses, what they cover, and to book in minutes. Alternatively, course information can be obtained directly from
    The Swimming Teachers' Association Website.


  • Overview

    We offer a range of different regulated first aid courses, including the ones listed below, each resulting in a different qualification; which both provide invaluable knowledge and preperation for dealing with accidents in normal life.

    The IQL Level 3 First Aid at Work Qualification

    • This three day course covers a range of CPR and first aid skills, providing you with the skills to ensure a safe working environment.
    • The qualification is Ofqual accredited and valid for three years, making it suitable for all industries and enabling you to meet HSE requirements.
    • The First Aid at Work course is 18 hours and can be delivered over three consecutive days or can be split into smaller sessions and delivered over a 10 week period from the start of the course.
    • The course comprises of practical work and theoretical classroom work, as well as a practical assessment on CPR and first aid.

     

    The IQL Level 3 Paediatric First Aid

    • This two day course covers a range of CPR and first aid skills related to children, providing you with the skills to ensure a safe environment for children and infants.
    • The qualification is Ofqual accredited and valid for three years.
    • Paediatric First Aid is 12 hours and can be delivered over 3 consecutive days or can be split into smaller sessions and delivered over a 10 week period from the start of the course.
    • The course comprises of practical work and theoretical classroom work, as well as a practical assessment on CPR and first aid.

     

    IQL Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Management of Anaphylaxis 

    • IQL offer both a standalone course and the opportunity to add Anaphylaxis Management to several of our qualification courses. The qualification is Ofqual accredited and valid for two years.
    • The Basic Life Support and Management of Anaphylaxis course is four hours and is designed to be delivered in one day. The course comprises of practical and theoretical calssroom work, including practical assessment on CPR, AED and use of an adrenaline auto-injector.

    Our regualted qualifications are reviewed, recognised and monitored by Ofqual, Qualification Wales, CCEA Regulation in Nothern Ireland and accredited by SQA Accreditation in Scotland.

     

  • Course Structure

    The IQL Level 3 First Aid at Work Qualification 

    The First Aid at work course is 18 hours training hours

    The course comprises of practical work and theoretical classroom work, as well as a practical assessment on CPR and first aid.

    Course Content 

    A range of subjects are covered including:

    • Understanding the role and responsibilities of a first aider
    • How to manage an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally
    • How to manage a casualty who is in shock
    • How to assess an incident
    • How to recognise and assist a casualty who is choking
    • How to manage a casualty with a minor injury
    • How to manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally
    • How to manage a casualty with external bleeding
    • How to conduct a secondary survey
    • How to administer first aid to a casualty with burns and scalds
    • How to provide first aid to a casualty with suspected major illness
    • How to administer first aid to a casualty with injuries to bones, muscles and joints
    • How to administer first aid to a casualty with an eye injury
    • How to administer first aid to a casualty with suspected head and spinal injuries
    • How to administer first aid to a casualty with sudden poisoning
    • How to administer first aid to a casualty with suspected chest injuries
    • How to administer first aid to a casualty with anaphylaxis

    Assessment 

    First Aid at Work is Trainer Assessed throughout the course and the assessment should determine a learner’s ability to act safely, promptly and effectively when an emergency occurs at work and to deal with a casualty.

    The IQL Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work qualification contains knowledge and skills that must be taught and assessed in accordance with IQL guidance that draws on current first aid practice in the UK, to this end IQL qualifications development staff are members of the First Aid Qualifications Awarding Organisation Forum and attend Resuscitation Council updates. The assessment methods used for this qualification are practical assessment and multiple-choice questions.

     

    The IQL Level 3 Paediatric 

    The qualification is Ofqual accredited and valid for three years.

    The Paediatric First Aid course is 12 hours training hours

    The course comprises of practical work and theoretical classroom work, as well as a practical assessment on CPR and first aid.

    Course Content

    A range of subjects are covered including:

    • Understanding the role of the paediatric first aider
    • How to provide first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive and not breathing normally
    • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who is suffering from shock
    • How to assess an emergency situation and act safely and effectively
    • How to provide first aid for an infant and a child who has a foreign body airway obstruction
    • How to provide first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive and breathing normally
    • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who is wounded and bleeding
    • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child with a suspected fracture and a dislocation
    • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child with a chronic medical condition or sudden illness
    • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child with burns or scalds
    • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child with a head, a neck and a back injury
    • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who is experiencing the effects of extreme heat and cold
    • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who has been poisoned
    • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child with conditions affecting the eyes, ears and nose
    • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who has sustained an electric shock
    • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who has been bitten or stung

    Assessment

    Paediatric First Aid is Trainer Assessed throughout the course and the assessment should determine a learner’s ability to act safely, promptly and effectively when an emergency occurs at work and to deal with a casualty. All Assessment Criteria in the units must be achieved.

    The IQL Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid qualification contains knowledge and skills that must be taught and assessed in accordance with IQL guidance that draws on current first aid practice in the UK, to this end IQL qualifications development staff are members of the First Aid Qualifications AO Forum and attend Resuscitation Council updates. The assessment methods used for this qualification are practical assessment and multiple-choice questions.

     

    IQL Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Management of Anaphylaxis

    The qualification is Ofqual accredited and valid for two years

    The Basic Life Support and Management of Anaphylaxis course is four hours and is designed to be delivered in one day. IQL offer both a standalone course and the opportunity to add Anaphylaxis Management to several of our qualification courses.

    The course comprises of practical work and theoretical classroom work, including practical assessment on CPR, AED and use of an adrenaline auto-injector.

    Course Content

    A range of subjects are covered including:

    • Assessing an incident
    • Providing first aid to an unresponsive casualty
    • CPR including AED
    • Pocket mask
    • Recovery position
    • Recognising a casualty with anaphylaxis
    • Using an adrenaline auto-injector

    Assessment

    Basic Life Support and the Management of Anaphylaxis is Trainer Assessed throughout the course and the assessment should determine a candidate’s ability to act safely, promptly and effectively to deal with a casualty suffering from anaphylaxis.

    The IQL Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Management of Anaphylaxis qualification contains knowledge and skills that must be taught and assessed in accordance with IQL guidance that draws on current first aid practice in the UK, to this end IQL qualifications development staff attend Resuscitation Council updates. The assessment methods used for this qualification are practical assessment and theory question assessment.

     

  • Am I Suitable For The Course?

    1.   The following criteria is required for First Aid at Work (HSE Approved) Course are as follows.

    • Be aged 16 or above
    • Be physically fit and able to deal with demanding emergency procedures

    2.   The criterion that you need to be able to meet to be suitable for the First Aid Paediatric First Aid Course is as follows.

    • Be aged 16 or above

    It is a candidate’s responsibility to ensure they meet these criteria upon booking their place on a course.

    Please note
    These are not the same as the course examination criteria. Examinable content will feature in the course materials issued at the commencement of the course and as much of this as possible will be covered and practiced during the training in the build up to the exam.

    • We offer two different first aid courses each resulting in a different qualification; which both provide invaluable knowledge and preparation for dealing with accidents in normal life.
    • The NaRS STA First Aid at Work (HSE Approved) Qualification.
    • The NaRS STA Paediatric First Aid Qualification.
    • We offer both courses throughout the year on site and at the customer’s premises. They are both available to individuals, school children or staff and companies upon request.
    Monday 09:00 to 17:30
    Tuesday 09:00 to 17:30
    Wednesday 09:00 to 17:30
    Thursday 09:00 to 17:30
    Friday 09:00 to 17:30
  • Pricing

     

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