APPOINTED PERSON

Where an employer’s assessment of First Aid needs identifies that a First Aider or Emergency First Aider is not necessary, the minimum requirement on an employer is to appoint a person to take charge of the First Aid arrangements, including looking after equipment and facilities, and calling the emergency services when required.

DURATION

2 hours of theoretical training with no practical training. 

NUMBERS

No more than 16 candidates can attend this course. All candidates must be a minimum of 16 years to qualify. 

CERTIFICATION

A certificate of attendance is issued to all those attend. 

COURSE CONTENT

  • Legislation 
  • Equipment and facilities
  • Responsibilities 
  • Accident reporting
  • Risk assessment of first aid needs