Are you looking to complete a first aid training course? UK employers are always interested in candidates who have first aid training, so this course would be a  great addition to any CV.

This course aims to provide you with the knowledge you need to understand the key areas of first aid. The course will enable you to increase the safety of  yourself and others in the workplace and in other everyday environments.

This is a great course for anyone who is interested in first aid, as it will provide you with crucial skills that apply to all aspects of work and everyday life.

More information about this course can be found on the Skills Network website

Key course details

  • Fully online
  • Course length – 4 hours

Zone 3 is made up of manageable sections, including:

Section 1: Choking (Adult)
In this section, you will learn what choking is, the signs of choking and a blocked airway, how to respond when someone is choking, and how to administer first  aid to an individual who is

Section 2: Chest pains (including heart attack)
You will learn how a heart attack occurs, the signs and symptoms of a heart attack, the effects of and treatment for angina, the first aid that is appropriate for  a conscious patient and the first aid that should be administered to an unconscious or unresponsive patient.

Section 3: Seizures
In this section, you will look at what a seizure involves, the signs and symptoms of a seizure, the different types of seizures, when to call an ambulance and  the actions to take if an individual has a seizure. You will also learn what a firstaider should do in response to a seizure and what they should not do.