SIA First Aid – Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work
Our SIA First Aid Course is a 1 Day Emergency First Aid at Work course, specifically tailored to the security industry. It is a nationally recognised level 3 course, designed to ensure you come away with the basic knowledge and understanding in what it takes to preserve life in an emergency situation and is specifically tailored to the UK security Industry.
For corporate or multiple bookings, please get in touch separately.
- Location: Indrisec Training Centre, Old Bank Chambers, 3-5 Alexandra Road, Farnborough, Hampshire GU14 6BU
- Cost: £50+VAT (Must Hold SIA Licence)
- Duration: 1 day First Aid
- Qualification: Level 3 – nationally recognised
Who is this SIA First Aid course for?
- Security Industry
You must be an SIA licence holder to attend this course (proof will be required). If you do not have your SIA licence yet, or are not part of the security industry, then please see our related courses at the bottom of the page.
The first aid training for security guards and door supervisors. covers knowledge such as the roles and responsibilities of the first aider specifically to the security industry. How to assess an incident and recognising signs and symptoms of injury and illness. The qualification also covers first aid skills in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and use of an automated external defibrillator (AED) and assisting a casualty who is suffering from major injury and illness such as chest injuries, spinal injuries and anaphylaxis.
SIA First Aid Course Topics
- Introduction to the First-Aider
- Assessing an incident
- Principles of resuscitation
- The circulatory system
- Wounds and bleeding
- Head, spinal and chest injuries
- Major illnesses
SIA First Aid Learning Outcomes
At the end of the course, students will be able to;
- Understand the responsibilities of being a First-Aider
- Recognise symptoms of injuries
- Carry out effective accident scene surveys
- Ensure effective treatment is given promptly
- Carry out CPR (Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation)
- Use an AED (Automated Electric Defibrillator)
- Dress wounds
Our staff are all from an operational, front-line working background within the security industry, military and emergency services and have tried and tested these techniques in real working environments. They have a great deal of knowledge and experience in First Aid situations and will pass on that knowledge using real world examples and scenarios to reinforce your confidence in these techniques.
During the course you will be continuously assessed and further instruction will be provided where needed. At the end of the course you will have a written exam and a final exercise, where all the skills you have learnt during the day are put to the test. Upon passing these, you results will be sent off for certification, upon where you will receive your Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work. If a delegate is struggling with any aspect of the course, we will be there to assist in your understanding.
We work with you to help you work safely.
If you are not part of the security industry, please take a look at our standard Emergency First Aid at Work course here: Emergency First Aid at Work
If you are not yet licensed in the security industry, please see our list if SIA Security Course here: Security Industry Courses
To see the new licence requirements for SIA licence holders, please visit: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/changes-to-the-training-you-need-for-an-sia-licence