Emergency First Aid

Become certified in emergency first aid and become not only indispensable to your employer but provide a safer environment to your clients.

Course Type: CPD


10 points




From £159

About this Emergency in First Aid course

This Emergency in First Aid in the Workplace course is a vital accompaniment to an instructor’s portfolio. This course will teach you how to respond to anything from a minor injury to an emergency situation – a skill that is vital in the fitness industry, whether you are self-employed or work for a gym. This Emergency First Aid in the Workplace qualification will be valid for 3 years from the day of your certification. This course is part of the Advanced Diploma in Personal Training.

Course format


1 day of face-to-face tuition.
Assessment on the day of your course.


  • Understand the roles and responsibilities of a first aider.
  • Learn how to conduct a scene survey.
  • Understand how to conduct a casualty survey.
  • Learn first aid for a choking casualty.
  • Learn first aid for an unresponsive casualty.
  • Learn how to put a casualty in the recovery position.
  • Understand how to perform CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation).
  • Learn how to identify and manage casualties with external bleeding, shock, minor burns and scalds.


  • Become a qualified emergency first aider in the workplace for three years.
  • Manage a range of casualties.
  • Assess incidents in the workplace.

Career progression

  • Increases your earning potential and employability.
  • Become a vital member of staff.
  • Learn the skills and knowledge to build a longstanding career.


  • Taught by experienced and industry-qualified tutors who will provide guidance and support throughout the course.
  • Unparalleled support online, over the phone and in person.

YMCA Awards Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work
  • You must be over 16.

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Course Dates and Locations

We deliver our face-to-face courses from state-of-the-art venues across England. This course is currently running from:

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