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.


2 hours of theoretical training with no practical training.


A range of subjects is covered including:

  • Legislation
  • Equipment and facilities
  • Responsibilities
  • Accident Reporting
  • Risk Assessment of First Aid needs


A certificate of attendance is issued to all those who attend.


It is recommended that no more than 16 students attend this course.

Age limit

Students must be a minimum of 16 years to qualify.