First Aid Training 2016-17

First AidThe Outdoor Learning Service provide a range of first aid training for Midlothian Council Staff. Details of all our courses are shown below. All courses are provided to HSE standard as per the First Aid at Work regulations (1981) and Guidance on Training provision as outlined in HSE guidance GIS3 and follow the SQA qualification Level 5 & 6 units.  Scroll down for details of courses or alternatively you can download a printable list of courses.

Link to downloadable list of courses (scroll down webpage for current availability)

Recent delegate feedback 

 “I really enjoyed the course and feel a lot more confident”

“Covered everything and more which I would deal with…”

“A good balance between practical and theory – takes in account learning styles”

“Information on course was very good – I will take back to school

To book a course please complete the Booking Form  and email/post to the Outdoor Learning Team outdoorlearning@midlothian.gov.uk

All courses must be booked by using the booking form at link below

Please note a cancellation fee may apply if delegates cancel within  7 days of course start date(£20.00 – full price if no show on event date)

No bookings can be taken without completion of a booking form.  This can be emailed back, contact details below. For staff external to Midlothian Council – please contact us if you wish to book.

For any other First Aid enquiries please contact us.
For  a Booking Form click here  
Tea/Coffee is provided at these courses but please arrange your own lunch.

Please note from January 2017 – SQA  Certification is now available for all units delivered.

Emergency First Aid at work (EFAW 6 hours)

This one day course (6 hours) EFAW course is aimed at key individuals who have been designated to provide first aid provision for low risk workplaces in the Council. It covers the SQA , SQCF level 5 Unit – Emergency First Aid in the Workplace (click link here for further info)

Cost MLC Staff £45.00.

Time : 0900-1600 (1 Day)

 

EFAW Course Dates 2016 -2017  Venue (click venue name for directions)
Friday  19th August 2016 Loanhead Primary School CLD Rooms
Tuesday 25th October 2016 (Now fully booked) Loanhead Primary School CLD Rooms
Tuesday 06th December 2016 (Now fully booked) Loanhead Primary School CLD Rooms
Tuesday 24th January 2017 (Now Fully Booked) Strathesk Primary School Community Rooms
Tuesday 21st February 2017 ( now fully booked ) Loanhead Primary School CLD Rooms
Tuesday 21st March 2017 (now fully Booked) Strathesk Primary School Community Rooms
Thursday 25th May 2017 (now fully booked) Lawfield Primary CLD Rooms
Monday August 21st 2017(now fully booked) Strathesk Primary School Community Rooms
Tuesday 29th August   2017 (now Cancelled) Penicuik High School Community Rooms
Friday 29th September 2017 Strathesk Primary School Community Rooms
Friday 27th October 2017 Strathesk Primary School Community Rooms
Friday 29th November 2017 Strathesk Primary School Community Rooms

First Aid at Work (FAW 18 Hours)

A three day (18 Hours) Course is aimed at key individuals who have been designated to provide first aiid provision for medium to high risk workplaces. This course covers SQA Units

Cost – MLC Staff £130.00

Time: 0900 – 1600(3 Day)

 

FAW Course Dates 2016-17 Venue (click venue name for directions)
Monday 28th -Wed 30th Nov 2016 (now fully Booked) Loanhead  Primary School CLD Rooms
Monday 2nd, Tuesday 3rd & Wed 4th October 2017 Strathesk Primary School Community Rooms

First Aid at Work Requalification (12 hours)

This two day (12 Hour) FAWR course is aimed at first aiders who have previously attended the three day First Aid at Work (FAW) course who need to re-qualify after 3 years to maintain their First Aid at Work Certificate, covering;

Cost MLC Staff: £90.00.

Times 0900-1600 (2 Day)

 

Revalidation Course Dates 2016 -2017  Venue (click venue name for directions)
Tuesday 25th & Wednesday 26th April 2017 (Now Cancelled) Strathesk Primary School Community Rooms
Wednesday 7th & Thursday 8th June 2017( sorry now cancelled) Strathesk Primary School Community Rooms
Thursday 16th & Friday 17th November 2017 Strathesk Primary School Community Rooms