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Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW)

Course Overview

This 1-day course is designed for individuals who may act in support of the designated first responders within the workplace. The course focuses on the provision of effective trauma management, re-focusing on the systematic <c>ABCDE approach to the management of trauma.


The Emergency First Aid at Work course aims to equip students with the essential skills, so they can deliver lifesaving immediate medical care to themselves or others.

Entry Criteria

No prior medical qualifications are required to partake in the course

Course Content

  • Roles and Responsibilities
  • Assessing an incident
  • Managing an unresponsive casualty
  • Adult Basic Life Support & AED
  • Recovery position
  • Choking
  • Seizures
  • Shock
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Minor injuries

2020 Dates: 

Tuesday 24th March 2020 - 09:00 - 17:00

Monday 27th April 2020 - 09:00 - 17:00

Thursday 28th May 2020 - 09:00 - 17:00

Tuesday 30th June 2020 - 09:00 - 17:00




One Day


This course will be held at Prometheus AlphaMed's training unit in Newbridge, Edinburgh.