Emergency First Aid At Work

Emergency First Aid At Work (EFAW)

A comprehensive course providing sufficient knowledge and practical skill to allow the candidate to deal with sudden illness and emergencies. This course is designed to allow for variations in candidate requirements or can be balanced to suit special company / industry needs and is particularly suitable for companies whose risk assessment allows for a reduced level of cover. The course is ideal for all members of staff particularly those who feel a basic knowledge of First Aid would be advantageous to them and their company.

Aims and Objectives: On completion of the course the candidate will be able to deal with:

  • Action at an emergency
  • Choking casualties
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Burns and Scalds
  • Use of an AED (Automated External Defibrillator)
  • Resuscitation procedures C.P.R techniques
  • Unconscious casualties 
  • Treatment of Shock
  • Miscellaneous illnesses and injuries
  • HSE Legislation and requirements record keeping etc

Entry Requirements:



On successful completion candidates will be awarded a certificate in Emergency First Aid At Work (EFAW) valid for three years.

 Annual half day refresher training will be provided FREE to MFTG certificate holders.
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