Level 2 Emergency First Aid at Work
The Level 2 Emergency First Aid at Work is a legally required course for any company or sector in the UK.
This qualification fulfills the requirement for Health and Safety (First-Aid) Regulations 1981 and the Health and Safety (First-Aid) Regulations (NI) 1982. It is applicable to a wide range of emergency First Aid situations in low risk environments or workplaces with a small number of employees.
Why do this course with ELN?
Choose ELN for your QCF Emergency First Aid at Work course!
Who will you learn with?
Salman is the Ops Manager and Internal Quality Assurer for ELN. Salman has been involved in educational businesses in the UK for the last 11 years at management level. He is a trainer, fully qualified Assessor, IQA and Lead Auditor. He has a wealth of training and management experience in various sectors like Private Security, Health & Safety, Education & Training and Manufacturing. Salman has a passion for all things tech. When he's not working Salman is to be found either researching the newest gadgets or learning how to become a pilot.
Mark is ELN’s Training Manager as well as being one of our most highly rated tutors. He supports students on our DET, IQA, EQA and some Assessor courses. He has amassed over 23 years of training experience, working with all organisational levels, creating, promoting and delivering training solutions in both the public and private sectors, working throughout the UK, Middle East and Africa. He holds numerous qualifications in learning and development including the Diploma in Education and Training, Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement, Certificate in Leading Internal Quality Assurance and the Award in External Quality Assurance.
This course is open to all candidates who wish to learn basic First Aid skills in low-risk work/office environments.
1.1 Identify the role and responsibilities of a first aider
1.2 Describe how to minimise the risk of infection to self and others
1.3 Identify the need for establishing consent to provide first aid
1.4 Complete an accident form
1.5 Identify the first aid equipment that should be available in a workplace
1.6 Describe the safe use of first aid equipment
2.1 Conduct a scene survey
2.2 Conduct a primary survey of a casualty
2.3 Give examples of when to call for help
3.1 Assess a casualty’s level of consciousness
3.2 Open a casualty’s airway and check breathing
3.3 Explain why it is important to place an unconscious casualty into the recovery position
3.4 Place an unresponsive casualty in the recovery position
3.5 Manage a casualty who is in seizure
4.1 Recognise the need to commence Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
4.2 Demonstrate Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation using a manikin
5.1 Describe how to identify a casualty with
- Partially blocked airway
- Completely blocked airway
5.2 Administer first aid to a casualty who is choking
6.1 Identify the types of external bleeding
6.2 Control external bleeding
7.1 Recognise shock
7.2 Administer first aid to a casualty who is in shock
8.1 Administer first aid to a casualty with small cuts, grazes and bruises
8.2 Administer first aid to a casualty with minor burns and scalds
8.3 Administer first aid to a casualty with small splinters