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Confidence in delivering lifesaving first aid, conducting an effective primary and secondary survey and stabilising bleeds, breaks and other injuries can help to reduce the rate of unnecessary deaths and severe injuries in any context.
Developed and delivered by certified first aid trainers with extensive experience in paramedical work and in work in disaster-relief and humanitarian work high risk contexts, ILS first-aid trainings are dynamic, engaging and practical. Our different courses include officially certified content that will further contribute to organisations’ fulfilment of their duty of care obligations.
‘First Aid at Work’ (FAW)
This comprehensive three-day course (level 3 RQF -certificate valid for 3 years) can be delivered at clients’ offices and is geared towards office-based workers and employers looking to fulfil their legal obligations, particularly in larger office s or in higher risk workplaces ensuring recognition and management of different illnesses and injuries.
This course is designed for a maximum of 12 participants and combines classroom theory with practical exercises and simulations.
‘Emergency First Aid at Work’ (EFAW)
This one-day course (level 2 RQF -certificate valid for 3 years) can be delivered at clients’ offices and is geared towards office-based workers and employers looking to fulfil their legal obligations regarding emergency first aid -particularly for nominated firs aiders in low risk working environments.
The course is designed for a maximum of 12 participants and combines classroom theory with practical exercises and simulations.
‘First Aid & Travel Health’
ILS’ combination of EFAW training (level 2 RQF) and travel health is a two-day course particularly geared to organisations that work or deploy staff to contexts where a reasonable standard of healthcare is available.
Combining theory and practice, the course is designed for a maximum of 12 participants and draws on ILS’ extensive experience of work in different overseas environments. The course can be delivered in clients’ offices.
‘First Aid in the Field’
ILS’ unique First Aid in the Field course is designed for organisations who work and deploy staff to complex, high risk, austere or remote environments where a reasonable standard of healthcare or medical response is not immediately available. Focusing on a wide-range of context specific scenarios, injuries and conditions the course addresses real concerns and how to address them confidently.
Designed for a maximum of 12 participants the course can be delivered as a one-day training or as part of a two-day course including EFAW (level 2 RQF). The EFAW part of the course can be delivered in clients’ offices, whereas the specific First Aid in the Field content is best delivered at ILS’ outdoor training locations to enhance the immersive, simulation-based and practical nature of this training.
Beyond the specific learning objectives for each course modality, ILS’ overarching objectives in its first aid courses are to enhance confidence in administering basic simple lifesaving measures well: Do Simple Well
The different trainings are appropriate for all staff members.