HABC Level 3 International Award in First Aid at Work and the Safe Use of an Automated External Defibrillator

Who is this qualification for?

This qualification is aimed at providing candidates with the necessary knowledge, understanding and skills to support first aid and the use of a defibrillator in the workplace.

 

How long will it take?

To complete this qualification learners should expect to undertake approximately 18 hours of learning.

Topics covered

Qualification content includes: roles and responsibilities of a first aider, assessing incidents, managing causalities who are: unresponsive and not breathing, managing casualties in shock, administering first aid to causalities with suspected: head, spinal, chest injuries, with burns, scalds, eye injuries, and those suffering from sudden poisoning and anaphylaxis, as well as knowing how to safely use an automated external defibrillator.