3 Day FAW (First Aid at Work) Course

Course Info

The Certificate of First Aid at Work is obtained by attending a 3 Day Qualifying Course in First Aid at Work. The Certificate is valid for a period of 3 years. Before the expiry date occurs candidates need to attend a “Refresher Course” in order to renew their certificates for a further 3 years. This certificate is intended for those employees working in Medium to High Risk areas.

P.F.E. First Aid Training Services makes sure, through it’s computerised database, to issue all clients with renewal notifications, 3 – 6 months before expiry. For dates of our scheduled courses – simply click on the red banner at the top of our first page where it states “CLICK HERE FOR COURSE DATES

With the First Aid at Work Qualification, First Aiders are entitled to act within the remit of the First Aid at Work syllabus, as First Aiders in the workplace setting. Their qualification is approved by Health & Safety Education Approvals (HSEA) under the Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.

The course is normally run over 3 consecutive days but the course syllabus is flexible and can be split over any number of hours, days, evenings, weekends in order to complete the syllabus. The main consideration to remember is that the course consists of 18 hours including assessments and once the course has started irrespective of the chosen format of attendance, candidates have up to a maximum of 9 weeks to complete the course. The shortest taught period cannot be less than 2hrs.

PLEASE REMEMBER: Each year of the certificate candidates are strongly recommended to attend a 3hr update course, PFE First Aid Training Services Ltd will issue reminders. The Health & Safety Executive & HSEA “strongly recommend” that this action be taken.

If thinking of running this course on your own site, our minimum charge is based on 6 candidates attending.

There are no additional costs, the above fee is inclusive of all course documentation, assessments. certification.

For in-house courses there are no costs involved for tutor travel or accommodation.

Cost Per Person In House (Min Charge)  Cost Out of House Cost
£690.00 £115.00


Add VAT to the above prices.

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