First Aid At Work

First Aid At Work in Dubai,
Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, RAK

HABC Level 3 First Aid at Work (DCAS)

Who should attend?

The Highfield Level 3 Award First Aid at Work is a qualification aimed at those who wish to become a

First Aider in the workplace. This qualification is intended for candidates already working or preparing

to work in industry. The award is recognized internationally and to UK standards. Additionally it is

approved by the Dubai Corporation of Ambulance Services (DCAS) and certified by Highfield

Awarding Body for Compliance (HABC)

What will they learn?

Persons gaining this qualification will know that First Aid is the responsibility of everyone involved in

the working environment. The topics are important to maintaining good practice in the safe, prompt

and effective treatment of injuries and ill health in the workplace. Candidates will gain confidence to

use these skills through practical application on themselves and in manikins.

Course Content

Role & Responsibilities of a First Aider

Managing an incident

Managing an Unresponsive Casualty

Managing Choking

Managing Wounds and Bleeding

Managing Shock

Managing Minor Injuries

Managing Other Conditions

• Chest Injuries  • Eye Injuries  • Injuries to bone, muscles and joints inc.

Spinal injury

• Sudden Poisoning  • Anaphylactic shock

Managing Major Illnesses

• Heart Attack  • Stroke  • Asthma  • Diabetes

Course duration

3 days

Assessment

Students are assessed throughout the course by instructor observation of the essential skills.
There is also a summative assessment of knowledge and skills at the end of this course.

Certificate and Validity

Level 3 Award First Aid at Work from DCAS, Highfield Awarding Body for Compliance (HABC) is valid for 3 years.

Entry Requirement

Participants should have Basic English skills.

Course Location

Our HABC Level 2 Emergency First Aid at Work courses can be offered in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and all other Emirates of the UAE.