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First Aid CPD

  • First Aid

  • CPD


Emergency First Aid at Work

Level 2 Emergency First Aid at Work qualification (L2EFAAW) is a 1 day NVQ L2 QCF qualification and is recognised by the HSE at a level equivalent to our Level 2 fitness qualifications. Our first aid course is a necessity for all professionals within the fitness industry before they are allowed to be insured. Learners will be taught the limitations and expectations of a first aider, the knowledge to carry out a primary & secondary assessment, how to perform CPR and how to deal with different medical conditions.

Who is the course for?

This course is designed for all professionals involved in the fitness industry, including self-employed, gym instructors, personal trainers and aerobics instructors.

* Please be aware there will be a £40 surcharge applied for booking the First Aid course. A £40 supplement fee will be charged to all existing students claiming the first aid course as one of their CPD’s


1 day


There are no pre-requisites in order to be eligible for this course, however it would be preferable if you have a recognised Level 2 qualification or higher and a good command of English (written and spoken).


The course will take you through the following practical elements of safe & effective first aid practise:

  • Rolling Casualty from face down to face up
  • Recovery Position
  • Casualty Vomiting (Log Role)
  • Adult & Child CPR
  • Problems with CPR (Barriers)
  • First Aid Box
  • Bleeding (Bandages)
  • Shock, Heart Attack, Stroke, Head injuries
  • Fractures (Bandages)
  • Epilepsy and Asthma
  • Burns, Sprains and Strains
  • Adult, Child and Choking


There is no formal assessment for this course, learners will be required to complete practical and theory sessions that cover both individual and group work.

What certificates will I receive?

An Emergency First Aid at Work qualification will be awarded (valid for 3 years).

Where can I do the course?

This course is available in our Acton and Manchester academies.

Booking Options

From £125

One day courses available

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The Discovery Learning experience doesn’t necessarily have to stop once you finish your course. We can help you find employment, recommend trustworthy third parties for your business or we can assist with getting interviews.

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