First AID AT WORK + FORESTRY (FAW+F)
INTRODUCTION – FIRST AID AT WORK + FORESTRY (FAW+F)
The First Aid at Work + Forestry qualification (FAW+F) is ideal for most businesses whose risk assessment has identified that they require a fully trained first aider for their workplace and require additional forestry modules in catastrophic bleeding and Lyme disease.
This course is ideal for those working within the Forestry industry and/or those wishing to combine the regular First Aid at Work modules with the additional catastrophic bleeding modules.
All courses are delivered, evaluated and quality assured to meet the new guidelines set out by the HSE and meet the requirements of the First Aid at Work (First Aid) regulations 1981.
This course runs over 19-20 contact hours (plus breaks) and run over a minimum of 3 days and the certificate is valid for 3 years. To renew the qualification, you may complete a 12-14-hour/2-day FAW/FAW+F requalification course (with an in-date FAW/FAW+F certificate), or an 18-20-hour FAW/FAW+F course if your certificate has lapsed.
OCCUPATIONS WHICH USE THIS COURSE:
Forestry Workers | Hauliers | Tree Surgeons | Farmers | Agricultural Contractors | Those working with dangerous machinery