Training

Mosaic Medical Trainers will come to your workplace if you have more than 5 staff who require training.

If you are a business and need more than 5 staff trained we will come to your offices or premises, this can be anywhere in the country and we will be able to offer you competitive rates on our courses, please contact us directly for availability.

Mosaic Medical can train you in the following areas;

  • Paediatric First Aid (6hour)

  • First Aid at Work (3 days)

  • Emergency First Aid at Work (1 day)

  • Refresher courses for the above

Paediatric First Aid (PFA) 1 day course

£410.00 + VAT for 6 to 12 staff

Mosaic Medical’s one day paediatric course teaches you how to provide the highest standard of emergency first aid to children you may be responsible for. Mosaic Medical staff will help give the learners skills and confidence to deal with life threatening situations, you will also receive knowledge in how to deal with illnesses and injuries which can occur with children, including bleeding, asthma, burns, choking, fractures, soft tissue injuries, head injuries and more.

Assessment and Certification

Continuous assessment by trainer, a practical assessment to cover all aspects of first aid. You will receive an approved certification which is valid for 3 years.

First Aid at Work (FAW) 3 day course

£870.00 + VAT for 5 to 12 staff

The HSE guidelines set out a syllabus for First Aid at Work in accordance with set criteria for selecting a training provider. The guidance cites the specific use of teaching materials such as the current edition of the First Aid manual or the Voluntary Aid Societies who are acknowledged by the HSE guidance authorities. “Our courses are renowned for providing a relaxed and calming environment from the moment you arrive, learning from the experienced tutors who offer hands on practical training that leave first aiders feeling confident, so they can use their new learnt skills if required in the real world and not just in the class based environment. It is therefore important that those who attend are physically able to perform the relevant actions and techniques included in the HSE syllabus, and the most important skill is listening and learning from others.”

What you will learn:

  • How to act safely, promptly and effectively with emergencies at work
  • Use first aid equipment, including the contents of a first aid box
  • Understand the duties of employers and the legal framework
  • Maintain simple factual records on what they have done with regard to any treatment or management of an emergency
  • Recognise the importance of personal hygiene in first aid procedures.

What you will achieve:

  • How to Manage cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Dealing with unconscious patients
  • How to control bleeding and wounds
  • Treating people suffering from shock
  • Help treat injury to bones, muscles or joints
  • Learn to treat burns
  • Managing eye injury
  • How to treat and deal with incidents including gas or fumes; or may have been poisoned or exposed to a harmful substance.
  • To recognise major illnesses and take appropriate action
  • And to manage the transportation of a casualty, as required by the circumstances of the workplace.

Assessment and Certification

As the HSE requires at least 18 (training and assessment contact hours) for this course, it’s important to attend for the entire course duration to be eligible for evaluation and qualify for a certificate for First Aid at Work. Continuous assessment by the trainer, practical assessments to cover wound management, care of an unconscious casualty, CPR and a multiple choice paper. You will receive an approved certification which is valid for 3 years.

Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW)  6 hours course

£370.00 + VAT for 5 to 12 staff

This course covers Emergency First Aid at Work syllabus and is ideal for smaller workplaces that present few health and safety risks, where a nominated or appointed person is required to take charge in the event of an illness or accident. It is also recommended for larger companies when additional First Aid personal are needed to assist those with the more thorough 3 day First Aid at Work qualification. Health and Safety Executive latest guidance on First Aid Training can be viewed on the links below: First Aid at Work – Employers legal requirements Page 33 of the Health and Safety Guidance will help advise how many FAW and EFAW trained personnel are recommended; http://www.hse.gov.uk/firstaid/first-aid-training.htm The EFAW course involves practical and multiple choice assessment and you will receive an externally awarded Certificate, valid for 3 years.

Who should attend?

The course is regulated as a First Aid course that covers the full HSE syllabus plus more. It is ideal for ‘nominated’ persons responsible for the First Aid provision in smaller low risk businesses or for people who provide support to qualified First Aiders in larger organizations and those with more complex risks. It is also the course required by Insurance Companies asking for a regulated First Aid training qualification.

What you will learn?

The course programme is designed for individuals who wish to gain knowledge of emergency procedures and attain a recognised qualification in First Aid. By the end of the course, candidates will be able to demonstrate the essential knowledge and skills needed to deal with life threatening emergencies in the workplace.

  • Responsibilities and Reporting
  • Assessment of the Situation
  • Basic hygiene in First Aid
  • Dealing with the Unresponsive Casualty
  • Resuscitation
  • Heart Attacks
  • Control of Bleeding
  • Minor injuries
  • Angina
  • Choking
  • Shock
  • Seizures

Assessment and Certification

Continuous assessment by trainer, a practical assessment to cover wound management, care of an unconscious casualty, CPR and a multiple choice paper. You will receive an approved certification which is valid for 3 years.