FAW First Aid At Work

Welund's First Aid at Work (FAW) training course, in line with the revised HSE guidelines, is designed to provide the workplace First Aider with the necessary skills and confidence to provide emergency cover at first aid level. The First Aid at Work (FAW) is the standard, recognised qualification for any first aider in the UK.

The FAW course is ideal for those wanting to become a qualified and designated first aider at work.

Course content

Basic record keeping, accidents and illness

Use of a standard first aid kit


Unconscious casualty

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)



Serious bleeding

Burns and scalds

Breaks and fractures




Severe allergic reaction/anaphylaxis

Asthma, eye injuries


Heart attack

The First Aid at Work course is an extensive course which enables the trainee to become a certified first aider at their workplace and be prepared for a variety of serious and urgent casualties at the first aid level.

Course duration

Method of delivery


3 days

Upon application