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First Aid Provision in Schools

How do the Health and Safety (First-Aid) Regulations 1981 relate to first-aid provision in schools?

First Aid Provision in Schools

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Employers are responsible for the provision of appropriate first-aid equipment, facilities and first-aid personnel in respect of their employees – this includes schools, as they are workplaces. Although the Regulations do not require employers to provide first aid for anyone else, HSE strongly encourages employers to consider non-employees when carrying out their first-aid needs assessment and to make provision for them.

Additionally the Department for Education in England has produced guidance for English School. This document can be read in full here…

Remote First Aid provide school governors with a range of first aid training courses to select from

These include first aid work, emergency first aid in schools, AED training, Responding to anaphylaxis incidents, Outdoor & Forest Schools first aid courses for those working with children out of doors. All the above comply with the current regulations placed on school governers to provide the correct level of first aid training. Take a look at our suite of first aid training courses below.




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