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Adult & Paediatric First Aid Instructor

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The competency required to become a professional First Aid Trainer/Assessor, as defined by the HSE

Course Duration: 5 days

£425 per person

Travel and accommodation costs may be charged additionally if the location is outside England or Wales.

The competency required to become a professional First Aid Trainer/Assessor is clearly defined by the HSE:

Trainers/assessors should have knowledge and competence in first aid, as demonstrated by: Holding a current, valid FAW certificate (or being exempt – namely registered Dr. Nurse or Paramedic), and having knowledge and competence in training and/or assessing, demonstrated by holding a training/ assessing qualification. From October 2015 you will be required to also hold a formal, generic Teaching and Assessing qualification. The most common option to meet this requirement is the Level 3 Award in Education & Teaching (L3 EAT) with the unit “Principles and Practice of Assessment”. Other qualifications are accepted; please see the latest guidance for a matrix of other acceptable qualifications.

Course Outline

  • In-depth first aid knowledge-designed to give students the extra knowledge to enable them to train adult and paediatric first aid effectively, and train others in the use of the AED
  • Teaching and training practice


Those wishing to become first aid instructors who would benefit from a course which concentrates purely on the delivery of first aid.

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Certification: All delegates are assessed for First Aid at Work while on this course, giving 3 years certification.

Location: TBC

How to book your place

To register for this course, please complete the course application form on this page. Please enter the candidate’s contact information, or the lead contact’s information if you wish to reserve multiple places.

We will contact you to take a deposit payment and confirm your place(s) on the course.

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