Appointed Person Emergency First Aid

If your risk assessment concludes that you don’t need to be a full First Aider, this course will quickly take the pain out of compliance. This online course will qualify you as an Appointed Person.

All businesses are obliged under The Health and Safety Executive Regulations to ensure that there is suitable first aid provision for any persons injured in the workplace and this course will help individuals and businesses organise and plan these arrangements.

What does this course teach?

We are the leaders in the UK for online first aid training. We factually are the UK’s original supplier of the online Appointed Person course, used by many high profile UK businesses small and large! We find our best feedback is from our customers and we can put you in touch with them, many of whom have become great friends.

This online first aid course course will deliver rapid, highly effective, compliance for small businesses. This course gives you an undiluted coverage of the syllabus outlined. This market leading online course from EMT, the UK’s premier online first aid training company, is designed for smaller workplaces, where a risk assessment concludes that an Appointed Person is required to take charge in the event of an illness or accident. Whilst not a mandatory part of the course we have added our Basic Life Support/CPR module to contribute to knowledge in this area. We encourage all of our learners to have hands on practice with a manikin in line with prevailing national guidelines.

Who should subscribe to this course?

If you don’t need to be a full First Aider then this course will give you rapid, convenient and robust compliance. It is also very valuable for families or if you just want to find out more about common life saving techniques. You can start your course within minutes of subscribing.

Price £35.00 (+VAT) More than one person to train? Multiple licences available

Course content

  • The role of the Appointed Person
  • First aid regulations and facilities
  • The priorities of First Aid
  • Managing an incident including the 999 call
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (2015 guidelines)
  • Treatment of an unconscious casualty
  • Control of haemorrhage – Bleeding

Course section list

Course duration and certification

This fully online appointed person for first aid course takes less than 2 hours. If you don’t need a full first aider, this online first aid course will give you rapid compliance for you and your business. Used by over 11,000 learners for their online first aid needs!

In each module you will see a series of videos which you need to view in sequence. To navigate in each module just scroll down the page as you progress. Each module comprises a number of sections shown which you should view in sequence. Please ensure you have sound activated on the equipment you are undertaking the course on. We find that headphones work really well!

At the end of each module is a test which will help you to assess your knowledge. You can then proceed to the next module. You can exit the course and come back to the point you left off at any point. You do need to complete the short tests once you start them however.

Take your time: some folk find it easier to undertake the course in bite size chunks i.e. doing a few modules at a time then logging in later. The course runs well on a range of platforms including P.Cs, Laptops, Tablets and Smart Phones. We have tried to make this as accessible for you as possible.

The certificate is valid for 3 years