6 hour pre-learning for 3 day Blended Learning FAW qualification




Approved blended first aid training

First Aid at Work pre-learning, covering the contents of the EFAW plus defibrillation.

Price includes the 2 day practical training and fully regulated FAW qualification valid for 3 years. To book your practical course, please click here scheduled practical courses available or bespoke courses for groups.

This course is designed as pre-learning for the 3 day First Aid at Work course – enabling you to complete 6 hours online and then attend a 2 day practical course.

This course provides excellent preparation for those with English as a second language to prepare themselves to pass a practical first aid course. The content also serves as an excellent refresher covering the full HSE syllabus plus head injuries, heart attack, asthma and much more.

The course consists of illustrated step-by-step directions, flow charts, diagrams, videos and a short test yourself section fully compatible with all computers and mobile devices. You will be able to stop and start as often as you like and on completion you will be able to print your certificate.

It is impossible to cover all eventualities within this course, or to equip you with the knowledge and skills to appropriately diagnose and treat in unpredictable real life situations. If you suspect serious illness or injury, you should always seek immediate professional medical advice.

The author has made every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information contained within the course, however this course is merely a guide and the author does not accept any liability or responsibility for any inaccuracies or for any mistreatment or misdiagnosis of any person, however caused.

The course material has been written by Emma Hammett, qualified nurse, first aid trainer and founder of First Aid for Life in conjunction with other medical and first aid professionals. If you have any queries concerning this course, please contact emma@firstaidforlife.org.uk

Course contents:

What you will need to complete this course

Action in an emergency

Unresponsive and breathing

Heart Attack and angina – use of an AED

Unconscious and not breathing

Breathing problems


How to help a choking adult

How to help a choking child

How to help a choking baby


What causes asthma

How to help in an asthma attack

Management of asthma in a child care setting

Panic attacks and hyperventilation

Anaphylactic shock

Wounds and bleeding – including shock and major bleeds



Breaks, sprains and dislocations

Head injuries

Spinal injuries


Medical conditions

Useful advice

Accident forms

Final lesson