First Aid at Work (FAW)

Unit 1: Emergency First Aid in the Workplace (credit can be given in some cases if already completed recently)

1. Understand the role and responsibilities of a first aider 

2. Be able to assess an incident 

3. Be able to provide first aid to an unresponsive casualty 

4. Be able to provide first aid to a casualty who is choking 

5. Be able to provide first aid to a casualty with external bleeding 

6. Know how to provide first aid to a casualty who is in shock 

7. Know how to provide first aid to a casualty with minor injuries 

Unit 2: Recognition and Management of Illness and Injury in the Workplace

1. Be able to conduct a secondary survey

2. Be able to provide first aid to a casualty with suspected injuries to bones, muscles and joints

3. Be able to provide first aid to a casualty with suspected head and spinal injuries

4. Know how to provide first aid to a casualty with suspected chest injury

5. Know how to provide first aid to a casualty with burns and scolds

6. Know how to provide first aid to a casualty with an eye injury

7. Know how to provide first aid to a casualty with sudden poisoning