Independent Ambulance Service
emergency first aid at work + F
The Scot Medical Emergency First
Aid at Work course (EFAW-F) is ideal for most businesses whose risk assessment
has identified that there is no requirement for a fully trained first aider for
their workplace. This course is available as a Scot Medical vocational
qualification, all courses are delivered, evaluated and quality assured to meet
the new guidelines set out by the HSE in October 2013 and meet the requirements
of the First Aid at Work (First Aid) regulations 1981 and subsequent 2017
Also included to comply with the latest HSE and ERC guidelines,
are Tourniquets and Haemostatic dressings.
All our first aid courses fully meet the UK and European
Resuscitation Council Guidelines 2021 as per the HSE requirements. Scot Medical
Vocational Training Qualifications (VTQ) are fully recognised by the HSE as
Trade Body Qualifications.
This version of the EFAW course includes the extra subjects
required by the Forestry Commission to include extra subjects covered include
severe cuts like chainsaws, crush injuries, Hypothermia and Lyme Disease.
To renew you need to attend another EFAW-F 7-hour course.
must be a minimum age is 14 years old.
A modern approach to training, backed up by years of experience
providing classroom courses. Clear, concise and engaging, when you choose Scot
Medical you reduce the cost, not the quality of your training.
he HSE and Forestry Commission, strongly recommend that all
first aiders complete an annual first aid refresher course.