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About this course


This course will teach you how to respond to anything from a minor injury to an emergency situation - a skill that is vital in the fitness industry, whether you are self employed or work for a gym. This Emergency First Aid in the Workplace qualification will be valid for 3 years from the day of your certification.


The benefits of taking this course

  • You'll become more employable
  • You'll be qualified for 3 years
  • You'll have unparalleled student support to help you along your way


Course details

This is a short course with a mixture of theory and practical work.

Format: Classroom-based study

Duration: 1 day (YOU PICK YOUR COURSE DAY)


What you need to do this course

  • Students must be aged 16 or above
  • No formal qualification required.


What you will qualify with

  • YMCA Awards Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work


What you will learn

This Emergency in First Aid course is a vital accompaniment to an instructor's portfolio. This course will be train you to deal with an emergency situation. Lessons include:


  • Roles and responsibilities of a first aider
  • How to conduct a scene survey
  • How to conduct a casualty survey
  • First aid for a choking casualty
  • First aid for an unresponsive casualty
  • How to put a casualty in the recover position
  • How to perform CPR (cardio pulmonary resuscitation)
  • Identifying and managing casualties with external bleeding, shock, minor burns and scalds.


How you are assessed

You will be assessed on the day of your course. 

  • Worksheet
  • Questions

Level 3 - Award In Emergency First Aid At Work

  • Intensive: 1 Day Course