Course Overview (Benefits)

This course is for First Aiders to re-qualify prior to their certificate expiring. The aim of this course:

  • Complying with Legislation underlined by HSE and the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974

  • Improved safety culture and staff morale

  • Reduced risk of accidents and incidents

  • Reduced risk of claims and prosecutions

  • Improved staff retention

Course Content / Topics Covered

This course ensures that you comply with legislation and covers topics that teach skills that can be transferred to a real life situation, including:

  • Introduction to the body

  • Priorities of first aid

  • Resuscitation

  • Shock

  • Heat conditions

  • Burns & scalds

  • Eye Injuries

  • Wounds & bleeding

  • Sudden illness

  • Unconsciousness

  • Fractures

  • Poisons

  • Epilepsy

  • Effects of heat & cold

  • Record keeping

  • First aid boxes

  • Delegation in emergencies

  • Communication skills

  • Course review and evaluation

This course includes the use of an Automated External Defibrillator.

Course Duration

2 Days

Target Group

Certified First Aiders approaching the end of the 3 year certificate.

Assessment and Certification

You will be observed by the trainer alongside written assessments. Upon completion of this course, you will receive a new First Aid certificate; this will be valid for 3 years.

Location of the Training

This course can take place at our training Centre in Newton-le-Willows or can be conducted at your own place of work. Click Here to view information on our training centre.



Method of Delivery

This course is made up of classroom based learning and a practical demonstration.

Course Requirements

Suitable clothing for floor work should be worn. Attendees have 28 days from expiry date to attend the refresher course, those who are over the 28 days must be re-booked onto the next 3 day Initial course.

What happens next?

If you would like more information or wish to book onto this course, contact our team on 01925 222 455 or email

Training Packages

D&B Training Ltd offer course packages that save you time and money. Simply choose the training courses you require from our huge range and we will put a package together that covers all of your regulatory requirements. your new training package will be booked in to be as convenient as possible for you and your employees, also booking a block of training comes with heavy discounts!

Our staff are very knowledgeable and are able to provide you with the best training courses for your industry, so if your having trouble figuring out which courses you require, contact us on 01925 222 455 and book your training package today!

Contact Us

D&B Training Ltd

Progress House, 172 Southworth Rd, Newton-le-Willows WA12 0BS

Phone: 01925 222 455

D&B Training Ltd have been providing quality training solutions to industry since 1989.

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