“Lots of information delivered in an interactive and enjoyable way, highly recommended”. “Very good communication, lots of knowledge, information and content”. Just some of the feedback from the QA Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (Blended) course delivered over the past two days. Thanks to the staff from Exclusive Collection at Pennyhill Hotel.
IS-Training is pleased to announce new for 2021 Blended Learning for two of the work based First Aid courses. QA Level 3 Award – First Aid at Work (FAW) blended learning: Duration – 3 day course (day 1 – 6hrs online learning, days 2&3 – classroom based face to face sessions). QA Level 3 AwardContinue reading “New for 2021 First Aid at Work Blended Learning is now available”
The latest guidance for first aid training The First Aid Quality Partnership (FAQP) met on the 5th January 2021 to discuss the impact of the latest lockdown restrictions on the delivery of First Aid training. The key message resulting from this meeting was: The provision of First Aid qualifications can continue to be delivered inContinue reading “COVID-19 First Aid training update Jan 2021”
IS-Training is supporting the NHS by encouraging all participants attending course to download the app and scan in on arrival, either by the venues QR poster or an IST QR poster. https://www.nhs.uk/apps-library/nhs-covid-19/
First aid certificates The DfE has updated their guidance on early years foundation stage (EYFS) disapplications. This states that if paediatric first aid (PFA) certificate requalification training is prevented for reasons associated directly with the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak, or by complying with related government advice, the validity of current certificates can be extended to 25 November 2020 atContinue reading “Paediatric First Aid update”
First Aid at Work (FAW) and Emergency First aid at Work (EFAW) certificates requalification First aid providers have resumed first aid training and assessment. In some cases, there remains a back log or limited availability. FAW or EFAW certificates that expired after 16 March 2020 can remain valid until 31 October 2020 or 6 monthsContinue reading “FIRST AID CERTIFICATE EXTENSIONS”
In light of the ongoing COVID-19 situation, the HSE have released a statement regarding a further extension to First Aid at Work and Emergency First Aid at Work certificate validity: First Aid at Work (FAW) and Emergency First aid at Work (EFAW) certificates requalification First aid providers have resumed first aid training and assessment. InContinue reading “HSE and First Aid – Covid 19”
The HSE strongly advises that individuals holding First Aid at Work or Emergency First Aid at Work qualifications complete an annual refresher training session. Following changes from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) regarding First Aid. As many businesses are getting back up and running, some might forget about their First Aiders! There have beenContinue reading “First Aid in the workplace”
To the staff at Hampshire Court Hotel and DoubleTree by Hilton Cambridge Belfry on passing the RLSS Emergency Responder Pool qualification yesterday. It was a strange teaching experience with the social distancing but enjoyable. Well done.
Following changes from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) regarding First Aid and additional guidance from Resuscitation council UK, are you up to date? As many businesses are getting back up and running, some might forget about their responsibilities regarding First Aid in their workplace! There have been a few adjustments in how we shouldContinue reading “The HSE strongly advises that individuals holding First Aid at Work or Emergency First Aid at Work qualifications complete an annual refresher training session.”