FREE Emergency First Aid at Work (Level 5) Workshop

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FREE CAPACITY BUILDING WORKSHOP FOR GLASGOW SME’s & SOCIAL ENTERPRISES (Limited Spaces)

Location: GRREC Temporary Visitors Centre, 425 Polmadie Road, Glasgow, G42 0PJ

Date: Tuesday 8th November 2016, 9:00 – 16:30 hrs

Emergency First Aid at Work (Level 5)

  • Responsibilities and reporting
  • Resuscitation/CPR
  • Burns
  • Assessment of the situation
  • Anatomy
  • Choking
  • Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
  • Minor injuries
  • Epilepsy
  • Basic hygiene in First Aid
  • Bleeding control
  • Shock

Where an organisation’s risk assessment of First Aid needs identifies that there is a requirement for Emergency First Aid at Work practitioners, then this national Award (Level 2 England/Level 5 Scotland) in Emergency First Aid at Work satisfies the requirements of the regulatory body for First Aid (HSE). Participants will have the skills and knowledge to provide the organisation with Emergency First Aider’s that can provide treatment to their casualties in a prompt, safe & effective manner.

TO REGISTER: transformingwasteinglasgow@viridor.co.uk | 0141 301 1212 www.transformingwasteinglasgow.com | visit www.viridor.co.uk

Background Information:

Part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group, Viridor is Scotland’s leading recycling, renewable energy and sustainable waste partner. Working with 96% of Scottish local authorities, public bodies and Scotland’s leading businesses, Viridor operates a £100m Scottish network of advanced recycling infrastructure and is investing £500m to translate Scottish zero waste policy into practice.

Viridor is working with Glasgow City Council to design, build finance and operate a European class modern recycling and renewable energy centre to better manage the city’s 200,000 tonnes of residual waste that until now would have gone to landfill. The £154m project will deliver a broad range of opportunities for small businesses and social enterprises including a commitment to support a programme of capacity building workshops.