First Aid

We offer a range of first aid courses from Emergency First Aid to the more comprehensive First Aid at Work course.

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Our prices are very competitive and students learn in the Alexander Graham Bell Centre for Digital Health at our campus in Elgin, offering an environment which fosters high quality learning in a modern health care centre.

We can also offer onsite First Aid courses at your workplace for up to 12 employees from just £450 per day. Our First Aid Trainer covers onsite training across Moray, Inverness and Aberdeenshire.

If you are looking for guidance to address first-aid provision in the workplace contact us or view the guidance notes for the Health and Safety at work First Aid regulations (1981).

Please use the Moray College UHI First Aid Booking Form to apply.

All courses are FAIB approved. FAIB is the First Aid Industry body who now validate our training and ensure standards are maintained nationwide in accordance with the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981. All courses below provide an overview of the use of an AED (Defibrillator).

For further details and booking please contact Moray College UHI on 01343 576000.

First Aid courses and dates are shown below.

First Aid at Work Certificate Course

First Aid at Work Certificate Course

This covers all aspects of First Aid to gain certification as a suitable person, and is valid for 3 years and meets the requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.

In line with HSE guidelines it is strongly recommended that holders attend the Resuscitation Skills Update course annually.

Please note that from August 2019 this course will cost £190 - any course booked from Friday 3rd May, to be delivered after 1st August, will be charged at the new rate.

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Monday to Wednesday 13 - 15 May
Tuesday to Thursday 4 - 6 June
Monday to Wednesday 24 - 26 June
Monday to Wednesday 15 - 17 July
Monday to Wednesday 12 - 14 August
Monday to Wednesday 2 - 4 September
3 Mondays 16, 23 & 30 September
Tuesday to Thursday 8 - 10 October
Wednesday to Friday 13 - 15 November
Monday to Wednesday 2 - 4 December

 

First Aid at Work Certificate Requalification Course

First Aid at Work Certificate Requalification Course

This course is open to those holding a current First Aid at Work Certificate.  It is designed for those who wish to update their first aid skills and renew their certification for a further three years. The course meets the requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981, and provides a practical update on all aspects of First Aid covered in the First Aid at Work Certificate course.

In line with HSE guidelines it is strongly recommended that holders attend the Resuscitation Skills Update course annually.

Please note that from August 2019 this course will cost £145 - any course booked from Friday 3rd May, to be delivered after 1st August, will be charged at the new rate.

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Wednesday & Thursday 22 & 23 May
Wednesday & Thursday 12 & 13 June
Thursday & Friday 4 & 5 July
Tuesday & Wednesday 23 & 24 July
Tuesday & Wednesday 6 & 7 August
Tuesday & Wednesday 27 & 28 August
Monday & Tuesday 9 & 10 September
Wednesday & Thursday 2 & 3 October
Thursday & Friday 24 & 25 October
Wednesday & Thursday 20 & 21 November
Monday & Tuesday 16 & 17 December

 

Emergency First Aid at Work Course

Emergency First Aid at Work Course

This course is designed to meet the requirements of employers in lower risk environments and covers resuscitation, shock, bandaging and medical emergencies.  The course meets the requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.

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Monday 20 May
Tuesday 28 May
Tuesday 18 June
Tuesday 9 July
Thursday 8 August
Friday 30 August
Thursday 19 September
Tuesday 1 October
Tuesday 15 October
Thursday 31 October
Tuesday 19 November
Thursday 5 December
Wednesday 18 December

 

Childcare First Aid Course

Childcare First Aid Course

This course is designed to meet the needs of parents and childcare workers and covers First Aid skills relevant to young people up to 8 years old.

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Wednesday 29 May
Thursday 18 July
Thursday 15 August
3 Thursdays (evening 6pm - 8pm) 29 August, 5 & 12 September
Tuesday 17 September
Wednesday 16 October
Monday 18 November

Resuscitation Skills Update

Resuscitation Skills Update

This course is designed as an annual skills update for those holding a current First Aid at Work or Emergency First Aid at Work Certificate.  Additionally it provides an introduction to First Aid for those with no formal qualification.



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On demand

Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) Users Course

Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) Users Course

This course is designed to provide an introduction to the used of a Defibrillator (AED) and Resuscitation in the work place in accordance with the latest UK Resuscitation Council Guidelines



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On demand

Onsite First Aid Courses

Onsite First Aid Courses


Onsite First Aid courses at your workplace for up to 12 employees. 

Our First Aid Trainer covers onsite training across Moray, Inverness and Aberdeenshire.

£450 per day

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On demand