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First Aid at Work Training + F Forestry Sector

A 3-day First aid at work training course for the Forestry sector meeting the Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.

Topics covered

The 3-day first aid at work training covers knowledge such as the roles and responsibilities of the first aider, how to assess an incident and recognising signs and symptoms of injury and illness in the workplace. The qualification also covers first aid skills in CPR and use of an AED and assisting a casualty who is suffering from major injury and illness such as chest injuries, spinal injuries and anaphylaxis. It also includes the additional elements required meeting the Forestry Commission requirements including dealing with traumatic injuries, Lyme disease and working in remote locations.

Assessment method

This 3-day first aid at work qualification is assessed by practical demonstrations alongside oral and written questioning.


Students successfully completing this 3-day first aid at work training will be awarded a ProTrainings Level 3 First Aid at Work (VTQ) certificate that is valid for 3-years.

Under the current guidelines it is ”strongly recommended” that first aid trained staff attend a half-day first aid refresher course every 12 months – before attending their 2-day re-qualification course at the three year point.

Pricing & Booking

The cost of this course is £1000 fully inclusive, when run at your venue. This is for a group of up to 6.

The cost of this course is £1200 fully inclusive, when run at your venue. This is for a group up to 12.

The cost of this course for individuals attending our training centres is £400 per person fully inclusive.

The above prices includes certification and on-line manual. There are no additional costs.

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