First Aid Training

At REAX we provide a range of First Aid Training courses across Lancashire and the North West, based in Blackpool, REAX are a purpose-built simulation training facility. When it comes to confined safety rescue across the North West, you’ve come to the right place. For information, call REAX today.

Reax Specialist Access & Rescue ltd can provide training, instruction and information in the following courses. REAX is fully compliant with current legislation and accredited by the following governing bodies: City & Guilds, ARQIVA & Qualsafe. All the below courses run on a one to three year re-validation period.

First Aid Training Courses across Lancashire

When it comes to first aid training, you can trust that you’re in the right hands with REAX, our team of instructors have a wealth of experience and are fully qualified when it comes confined space courses. We offer a full selection, including:
Automated External Defibrillator – Any person with a responsibility for First Aid within their workplace or any person with an interest or desire to learn more about dealing with sudden heart attack casualty.

Emergency First Aid at Work – All persons who may be presented with First Aid emergencies in the work place. A basic qualification to ensure that the requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations (1981) are met.

First Aid at Height- Any person who, as part of their work task at height, may be designated the responsible person for First Aid Emergencies.

First Aid at Work – Any person who, as part of their work task, may be designated the responsible person for First Aid Emergencies. This course is designed to offer a more comprehensive set of first aid skills for First Aiders in the workplace. It is applicable across a wide range of workplaces.

Paediatric First Aid (1 Day) – one-day course in emergency first aid specially developed for those who are working with children and babies.

Paediatric First Aid (2 Day) -This 2 day course is for individuals who are involved with young children and/or early years learning in their day to day work activities

The Importance of First Aid Training?

As unpleasant as it may be, accidents can always occur. Even experiencing it as a bystander, an accident isn’t a pleasant scene.

If an accident happens in the workplace, you cannot be a helpless witness, since simply standing by can worsen a situation; this is why it’s important to have a basic knowledge of first aid. At its most basic, first aid is the initial assistance given to a victim of injury or illness. Comprised of relatively simple techniques that can be performed with rudimentary equipment, first aid is usually carried out by a layperson until professional medical assistance arrives.

While everyone can benefit from first aid training, it may be more necessary requirement for certain people. People who educate and watch over children ideally should be able to perform first aid. Day care centre personnel and nannies should be able to assist children immediately in case of emergencies. Lifeguards should also be certified in first aid procedures.

Accidents will always happen. Because of this, properly-trained individuals and the right first aid equipment help ensure better safety for everyone. Without the proper first aid, a simple injury could turn into something much more severe. Many fatalities resulting from accidents and emergency situations result from lack of immediate medical treatment. First aid doesn’t just facilitate recovery. It helps save lives.

For First Aid Training in Lancashire, Contact Reax Today

Should you require first aid training courses in Lancashire and across the North West, REAX can help. Our qualified instructors can assist with all of your course and training requirements, for more information, simply call our team today.