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Health & Safety Training Courses in Wiltshire & Dorset

Training can be held at your own venue or at First City Training. Course costs include all course materials and certification.

Course: Health and Safety

In the care setting

Aimed at: All staff working in Health and Social Care settings.

 

Duration: 4 hours

 

Cost:

 

Please enquire nickym@firstcitytraining.co.uk to establish costings and availablity.

 

Content:

• Legislation

• Relevance to care setting

• Employer and Employee responsibilities

• Human Factors

• Safety Signs

• Environmental aspects and housekeeping

• Basic Risk Assessment

• Security and Visitors

• Electricity

• COSHH

• RIDDOR and accident reporting

• Basic Fire Safety

• Personal Safety

 

NB.

For offsite training it is the bookers' responsibility to arrange a venue and ensure it is suitable for the training and has all the required equipment unless prior arrangements are made with the trainer.

Course: Basic Infection Control

Aimed at: All staff working in a health care setting

 

Duration: 4 hours

 

Cost:

 

Please enquire nickym@firstcitytraining.co.uk to establish costings and availablity.

 

Content:

• Legal requirements

• Types of Infection

• Common Infections and Conditions -

• Diarrhoea and Vomiting, MRSA and C. difficile etc.

• Cycle of infection

• Factors contributing to the spread of infection

• How infection enters the body

• Precautionary Measures and PPE

• Hand Hygiene

• Gloves, Aprons, Uniforms

• Handling Linen

• Disposable of Waste

• Safe Handling of Sharps

• Contamination Injury

• Decontamination

• Consequences of poor infection control practice

 

NB.

For offsite training it is the bookers' responsibility to arrange a venue and ensure it is suitable for the training and has all the required equipment unless prior arrangements are made with the trainer.

Course: Basic Food Hygiene

Aimed at: All staff undertaking any form of food handling

 

Duration: 4 hours

Cost:

Please enquire nickym@firstcitytraining.co.uk to establish costings and availablity.

Content:

• Food Hygiene Law, legal requirements and duties

• Food poisoning and types of bacteria

• Bacteria and prevention methods

• Safe food preparation  

• The danger zone and temperature controls

• Food hazards and high risk foods

• Sources of contamination

• Premises and equipment

• Dealing with adverse reactions

Course: Paediatric Emergency First Aid

Aimed at: Childminders, Nursery and School staff (dealing with Foundation Stage) and anybody who deals with children and wants a more in depth course. This course is in line with the Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS), Local Authority Approved and meets the needs of Ofsted.

 

Duration: 2 Days (12 Hours)

 

Cost: 

Please enquire nickym@firstcitytraining.co.uk to establish costings and availablity.

 

Content:

• First Aid Priorities

• Managing Incidents

• Basic Life Support - Adult, Child and Baby

• Choking

• Casualty Examination

• Unconsciousness

• Anaphylaxis

• Fractures

• Control of Bleeding and Shock

• Asthma

• Eye and Ear Injuries

• Burns and Scolds

• First Aid Kits

• Childhood Illnesses including Meningitis and Febrile Convulsions

• Regulations

• Recording and Reporting

 

This certificate is valid for 3 years

Course: Emergency First Aid (1 Day)

Aimed at: All staff working within an adult care setting

 

Duration: 6.5 hours

 

Cost: 

Please enquire nickym@firstcitytraining.co.uk to establish costings and availablity.

 

Content:

• Primary and secondary survey (DRABC)

• Recovery position

• Basic adult life support/CPR

• Choking

• Bleeding and bandaging

• Burns

• Fractures

• Shock

• Head injuries

• Heart conditions

• Asthma, epilepsy and diabetes

• Legislation

Course: First Aid at Work

Aimed at: Staff working for organisations that required qualified first aiders to comply with the requirements of the Health and Safety at Work Act: 1974.

 

Duration:

Initial Course - 3 full days (6 hours each day)

Refresher Course - 2 full days (6 hours each Day)

 

Content:

• First Aid Priorities

• Managing Incidents

• Basic Life Support

• Automated External Defibrillation (AED)

• Examination of a Casualty

• Unconsciousness

• Choking

• Control of Bleeding

• Fractures

• Burns and Scalds

• Common Illnesses

• Heart Attacks

• Eye Inquiries

• Dressing

• Recording and Reporting

• Regulations

• First Aid Kits

 

Cost:

 

Please enquire nickym@firstcitytraining.co.uk to establish costings and availablity.

 

NB: Students are independently examined on the final afternoon of each course. Upon successful completion, certification is valid for 3 years.

Health & Safety Training Courses

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