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Basic First Aid Compliance Course

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Course Description

Our Basic First Aid Compliance Course will give you invaluable skills in emergency situations.

Statistics estimate that training more people in basic first aid could save approximately 150,000 lives annually.

At ISA Support, we prioritise the importance of basic first aid training in preventing injuries and saving lives. Learn life-saving techniques, including CPR, bleeding control, bandaging, fracture stabilisation, and managing common medical emergencies.

This course equips individuals to effectively respond to injuries or medical emergencies before professional help arrives, potentially saving lives.

Who is this for?

This training course is ideal for workforces who need quick and effective training in basic first aid.

Course Content:

The Basic First Aid course covers the following key topics:

  1. Primary Survey: Learn to quickly assess the situation, ensure a clear airway, and evaluate breathing and circulation.
  2. Secondary Survey: Conduct a comprehensive assessment of the casualty's condition, identify injuries or medical issues, and provide appropriate treatment.
  3. CPR: Gain skills in performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation, a life-saving technique for restoring circulation and breathing.
  4. Recovery Position: Learn how to position an unconscious but breathing casualty to maintain an open airway and ensure safety until help arrives.

Course Benefits:

By completing the Basic First Aid course, participants will gain the following benefits for their business:

  1. Competent First Aiders: Train your staff to become capable first aiders who can provide assistance to those in need of medical attention.
  2. Flexible Training Schedule: Staff can complete their training at their convenience, allowing you to schedule sessions that suit your business needs.
  3. Enhanced Workplace Safety: Basic first aid training promotes a safer environment, reducing the impact of injuries or medical incidents and demonstrating your commitment to employee well-being.
  4. Increased Productivity: Implementing effective control measures and safe work practices to foster a healthier workforce, resulting in fewer absences due to illness and improved productivity.

Test and Certification:

At the end of the course you will be given a test of 20 multiple choice questions. The required pass rate is 85%.

You will be able to download and print (if required) a digital certificate on completion of the course.

Main course certificates last 3 years. (Refresher courses are available and recommended every 12 months).


All our courses have been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.

Course Duration:

Main Course: Approximately 50 minutes (excluding time taken for the final exams).

ISA Support

Members of:

Fire Protection Association
Staffordshire Chambers of Commerce
Staffordshire Buisness & Environment Network
CHSG (Construction Health & Safety Group)

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