Condensed Emergency First Aid at Work – with Covid-19 updates




Emergency First Aid at Work covering topics within the full EFAW HSE syllabus – with Covid-19 updates


This condensed course covers the full Emergency First Aid at Work 6 hour First Aid course. This course serves as an excellent annual refresher for the fully regulated 3 day HSE FAW or EFAW course, as well as a vital update for adaptations to administering first aid during the pandemic, for example how to safely give CPR.

As a stand-alone course it will award you an HSE Appointed Person First Aid qualification. Certificates are valid for 3 years and can be used as evidence of verifiable CPD.

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

You will have continuous access to the course for 12 months. For an accredited or regulated first aid course, please join us for practical or blended learning. For more information please email [email protected]

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 [email protected]

Topics covered include:

Action in an emergency

Unresponsive and Breathing

Unconscious and not breathing

Defibrillator and AED


Wounds and bleeding


Fitting / Seizures / Convulsions

Useful advice

Accident forms

Final Lesson