Why Take First Aid Courses?

First Aid Careers And Business

If you are looking to put your career on a path towards first aid excellence then by coming to Colossal Training, you have made a great choice. Our safety training courses are made up of ex-emergency services personnel who have a wealth of experience to give – and lets face it, when it comes to first aid, experience is one of the biggest qualifications. We can enable you to not only put your career in first aid on track but also ensure that an entire business meets the current requirements of the law as well as industry bodies which are so integral nowadays. We can offer first aid at work training which embody the Health And Safety (first aid) Regulations 1981.

Responsibility is one of the main aspects of first aid, no matter where you happen to be working. With so many avoidable deaths occurring every year, its need is being underlined again and again. This means that first aid operatives can be some of the most sought after, particularly if they are skilled with first aid. With our course, you will put yourself on track for a career that will be without bounds in terms of where you can go and what you might accomplish.

First Aid At Work With Colossal

If you are already working in the first aid sector or want to get into it, then this course is the best place to start. It really can open up doors further down the road if you are committed enough. The course is not that long but it can be intensive – 18 hours spread over 3 days which will end with an assessment of 12 multiple choice questions. A practical assessment will then follow. Those who score more than 9 out of 12 in the exam and pass the practical component will then receive a certificate. For only £180 this course represents great value, particularly since it could put your career on a significantly better path. We are always here to help you with your exams and will help you when you ask – the issue is sometimes asking in the first place.

Career Progression

One of the most common routes which can lead to better levels of employability and prospects is to become a first aid instructor. This really puts you in the driving seat, opening up the possibility of being your own boss if you wish to offer your services freelance. At Colossal, our first aid instructor training is taught by those who are HSE approved and also have a wealth of experience when it comes to training other potential trainers. The good news is that upon passing this course, you will be able to provide HSE approved training and assessment in the fields of first aid and automated external defibrillation (AED). You will have been taught the proper routines with regards to teaching effectively. This first aid instructor course is one of the most vital that many take because so many of the skills are transferable across industries, giving you an incredible amount of freedom.