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First Aid at Work Courses

React First has provided expert first aid training for more than 10 years. As an established, London-based company we've trained thousands of people to save lives. We are approved by the Awarding Organisation "ITC First" to deliver RQF,  SCQF and ITC first aid qualifications as well as bespoke first aid courses. 

Our experienced trainers come from a variety of working backgrounds and all have an active professional and personal interest in first aid training. All practical first aid qualifications all provide certificates which are valid for 3 years and CPR is taught in accordance with the current UK Resuscitation Council Guidelines.

We offer the full range of workplace first aid qualifications:

You can contact us if you need advice on choosing the most appropriate course for your staff to meet the requirements of your workplace with respect to your Health and Safety (First Aid) requirements from the HSE, including mental health first aid provision and suicide prevention training.


In-house Training

One or more of our trainers can come to workplace to run any of our workplace first aid course. We deliver training 7 days a week and can adjust the start times to fit with your working day. Outside of the standard workplace first aid courses we can design bespoke training for workplaces with specialised requirements. Our flexible and cost-effective solutions are tailored to your company's needs.

For standard pricing please have a look at our first aid training price lists.

To arrange an on-site first aid course for your workplace please call us on 0207 193 2608 or email info@reactfirst.co.uk .


First Aid at Work Course Details and Public First Aid course Training Dates in London

For our two most popular short first aid courses; the 1 day Emergency First Aid at Work course and the half day Basic Life Support and Safe Use of a Defibrillator (AED), we run an open first aid course programme in Central London for individuals to attend. There are up to six courses to choose from every month, including Saturdays.

We also offer Online Mental Health First Aid courses and MHFA refresher training every month. 

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Course - online or face to face - 2 days

Mental Health First Aid CourseThe MHFA England, Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) course can be delivered online or face to face.  Face to face delivery takes place via 2 days in the classroom and the online version is delivered via 4 live, instructor-led sessions.

The MHFA course content and materials are the same whether the course is delivered online or face to face.

This training will qualify you as a Mental Health First Aider (MHFAider®) and you will receive a MHFA England certificate on completion of the course.

MHFA England updated this course in September 2022 and we are delighted to be offering this new course with all its additional support and benefits.

Course Details - Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Course - online or face to face - 2 days

The next courses with public places
March  Mon 4 & Tues 5

09:00-16:30

Online via live, instructor-led sessions
(venue details)
£260.00
+VAT
March  Mon 25 & Tues 26

09:00-16:30

Online via live, instructor-led sessions
(venue details)
£260.00
+VAT
April  Mon 8 & Tues 9

09:00-16:30

Online via live, instructor-led sessions
(venue details)
£260.00
+VAT
April  Wed 24 & Thurs 25

09:00-16:30

Online via live, instructor-led sessions
(venue details)
£260.00
+VAT
May  Mon 13 & Tues 14

09:00-16:30

Online via live, instructor-led sessions
(venue details)
£260.00
+VAT
June  Mon 3 & Tues 4

09:00-16:30

Online via live, instructor-led sessions
(venue details)
£260.00
+VAT
June  Wed 19 & Thurs 20

09:00-16:30

Online via live, instructor-led sessions
(venue details)
£260.00
+VAT
July  Mon 1 & Tues 2

09:00-16:30

Online via live, instructor-led sessions
(venue details)
£260.00
+VAT

The next courses with public places

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March  Mon 4 & Tues 5

09:00-16:30

£260.00
+VAT
Venue: Online via live, instructor-led sessions
March  Mon 25 & Tues 26

09:00-16:30

£260.00
+VAT
Venue: Online via live, instructor-led sessions
April  Mon 8 & Tues 9

09:00-16:30

£260.00
+VAT
Venue: Online via live, instructor-led sessions
April  Wed 24 & Thurs 25

09:00-16:30

£260.00
+VAT
Venue: Online via live, instructor-led sessions
May  Mon 13 & Tues 14

09:00-16:30

£260.00
+VAT
Venue: Online via live, instructor-led sessions
June  Mon 3 & Tues 4

09:00-16:30

£260.00
+VAT
Venue: Online via live, instructor-led sessions
June  Wed 19 & Thurs 20

09:00-16:30

£260.00
+VAT
Venue: Online via live, instructor-led sessions
July  Mon 1 & Tues 2

09:00-16:30

£260.00
+VAT
Venue: Online via live, instructor-led sessions

Adult and Paediatric BLS & AED Training (CPR certification) - 5 hrs

/media/coursedescriptions/library/paediatric-cpr.jpgThis short Adult and Paediatric Basic Life Support course with Automated External Defibrillator (AED) meets the RCGP WPBA CPR and AED training requirements for GP's (updated April 2023).

Hands-on training covers:

  • Adult Basic Life Support
  • Paediatric (infant and child) Basic Life Support
  • AED (Defibrillator) training for use on both adults and children

CPR is taught in accordance with the latest UK Resusciation Council guidelines. The course is fully assessed leading to a certificate of competence which is valid for  3 years, although many medical institutions will require you to renew your training annually.

We can send a trainer to your premises to run an in-house group course or we have an open programme of Adult and Paediatric BLS & AED courses for the public to attend in Central London.

Course Details - Adult and Paediatric BLS & AED Training (CPR certification) - 5 hrs

The next courses with public places
April - Mon 22

09:00-15:00

The Bridge, Southwark, London, SE1 0NQ
(venue details)
£80.00
+VAT
May - Wed 8

09:00-15:00

The Bridge, Southwark, London, SE1 0NQ
(venue details)
£80.00
+VAT

The next courses with public places

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April - Mon 22

09:00-15:00

£80.00
+VAT
Venue: The Bridge, Southwark, London, SE1 0NQ
May - Wed 8

09:00-15:00

£80.00
+VAT
Venue: The Bridge, Southwark, London, SE1 0NQ

Emergency First Aid at Work - 1 day

/media/coursedescriptions/library/course-summary-efaw-cimspa-3-points.jpgThe 1 day Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) course is  designed for the needs of small to medium sized, low hazard workplaces, like offices. It is also suitable for individuals wanting a short first aid course which will cover all of the essential life saving first aid techniques or to renew CPR certification. The course is CIMSPA Endorsed CPD.

CPR is taught according to the current UK Resuscitation Council Adult BLS guidelines. Certificates are RQF Level 3 and are valid for 3 years.

If you have fewer than 6 staff who need training think about sending them on some of our public first aid courses in London. Choose a date and a venue from the list below and book online.

Course Details - Emergency First Aid at Work - 1 day

The next courses with public places
March - Fri 15

09:45-16:45

North London College, 376 High Road, London, N1 9HY
(venue details)
£110.00
+VAT
March - Sat 16

09:30-16:30

City Athletic Victoria, 20 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5BA
(venue details)
£110.00
+VAT
March - Mon 18

09:30-16:30

The Creighton Centre, London, SW6 7PH
(venue details)
£110.00
+VAT
March - Tues 26

09:30-16:30

The Bridge, Southwark, London, SE1 0NQ
(venue details)
£110.00
+VAT
April - Sat 13

09:30-16:30

City Athletic Victoria, 20 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5BA
(venue details)
£110.00
+VAT
April - Wed 17

09:45-16:45

North London College, 376 High Road, London, N1 9HY
(venue details)
£110.00
+VAT
May - Sat 18

09:30-16:30

City Athletic Victoria, 20 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5BA
(venue details)
£110.00
+VAT
May - Thurs 23

09:30-16:30

The Creighton Centre, London, SW6 7PH
(venue details)
£110.00
+VAT
June - Wed 5

09:30-16:30

The Bridge, Southwark, London, SE1 0NQ
(venue details)
£110.00
+VAT
June - Sat 15

09:30-16:30

City Athletic Victoria, 20 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5BA
(venue details)
£110.00
+VAT
June - Fri 21

09:45-16:45

North London College, 376 High Road, London, N1 9HY
(venue details)
£110.00
+VAT
June - Wed 26

09:30-16:30

The Creighton Centre, London, SW6 7PH
(venue details)
£110.00
+VAT

The next courses with public places

(more courses)

March - Fri 15

09:45-16:45

£110.00
+VAT
Venue: North London College, 376 High Road, London, N1 9HY
March - Sat 16

09:30-16:30

£110.00
+VAT
Venue: City Athletic Victoria, 20 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5BA
March - Mon 18

09:30-16:30

£110.00
+VAT
Venue: The Creighton Centre, London, SW6 7PH
March - Tues 26

09:30-16:30

£110.00
+VAT
Venue: The Bridge, Southwark, London, SE1 0NQ
April - Sat 13

09:30-16:30

£110.00
+VAT
Venue: City Athletic Victoria, 20 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5BA
April - Wed 17

09:45-16:45

£110.00
+VAT
Venue: North London College, 376 High Road, London, N1 9HY
May - Sat 18

09:30-16:30

£110.00
+VAT
Venue: City Athletic Victoria, 20 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5BA
May - Thurs 23

09:30-16:30

£110.00
+VAT
Venue: The Creighton Centre, London, SW6 7PH
June - Wed 5

09:30-16:30

£110.00
+VAT
Venue: The Bridge, Southwark, London, SE1 0NQ
June - Sat 15

09:30-16:30

£110.00
+VAT
Venue: City Athletic Victoria, 20 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5BA
June - Fri 21

09:45-16:45

£110.00
+VAT
Venue: North London College, 376 High Road, London, N1 9HY
June - Wed 26

09:30-16:30

£110.00
+VAT
Venue: The Creighton Centre, London, SW6 7PH

Basic Life Support Course with AED Training - half day

/media/coursedescriptions/library/aed-course.jpgThe 4hr Adult Basic Life Support course with Automated External Defibrillator (AED) training is ideal if you need to:

  • Attend an annual CPR refresher course
  • Learn to use a defibrillator (AED)
  • Update or learn Basic Life Support BLS skills

We can send a trainer to your premises to run an in-house group course or we have an open programme of BLS & AED courses for the public to attend in Central London. You can choose a date and a venue from the list below and book online. 

If you need your BLS certificate to include Paediatric BLS please look at our Adult and Paediatric Basic Life Support and AED course.

Course Details - Basic Life Support Course with AED Training - half day

The next courses with public places
March - Fri 15

09:45-14:15

North London College, 376 High Road, London, N1 9HY
(venue details)
£80.00
+VAT
March - Sat 16

09:30-14:00

City Athletic Victoria, 20 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5BA
(venue details)
£80.00
+VAT
March - Mon 18

09:30-14:00

The Creighton Centre, London, SW6 7PH
(venue details)
£80.00
+VAT
April - Sat 13

09:30-14:00

City Athletic Victoria, 20 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5BA
(venue details)
£80.00
+VAT
April - Wed 17

09:45-14:15

North London College, 376 High Road, London, N1 9HY
(venue details)
£80.00
+VAT
May - Sat 18

09:30-14:00

City Athletic Victoria, 20 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5BA
(venue details)
£80.00
+VAT
May - Thurs 23

09:30-14:00

The Creighton Centre, London, SW6 7PH
(venue details)
£80.00
+VAT
June - Sat 15

09:30-14:00

City Athletic Victoria, 20 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5BA
(venue details)
£80.00
+VAT
June - Fri 21

09:45-14:15

North London College, 376 High Road, London, N1 9HY
(venue details)
£80.00
+VAT
June - Wed 26

09:30-14:00

The Creighton Centre, London, SW6 7PH
(venue details)
£80.00
+VAT

The next courses with public places

(more courses)

March - Fri 15

09:45-14:15

£80.00
+VAT
Venue: North London College, 376 High Road, London, N1 9HY
March - Sat 16

09:30-14:00

£80.00
+VAT
Venue: City Athletic Victoria, 20 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5BA
March - Mon 18

09:30-14:00

£80.00
+VAT
Venue: The Creighton Centre, London, SW6 7PH
April - Sat 13

09:30-14:00

£80.00
+VAT
Venue: City Athletic Victoria, 20 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5BA
April - Wed 17

09:45-14:15

£80.00
+VAT
Venue: North London College, 376 High Road, London, N1 9HY
May - Sat 18

09:30-14:00

£80.00
+VAT
Venue: City Athletic Victoria, 20 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5BA
May - Thurs 23

09:30-14:00

£80.00
+VAT
Venue: The Creighton Centre, London, SW6 7PH
June - Sat 15

09:30-14:00

£80.00
+VAT
Venue: City Athletic Victoria, 20 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5BA
June - Fri 21

09:45-14:15

£80.00
+VAT
Venue: North London College, 376 High Road, London, N1 9HY
June - Wed 26

09:30-14:00

£80.00
+VAT
Venue: The Creighton Centre, London, SW6 7PH

First Aid at Work - 3 days

/media/coursedescriptions/library/faw.jpgThe First Aid at Work course (FAW) is 3 days of training suitable for higher hazard workplaces such as construction sites and factories or workplaces with more than 50 employees.

Certificates are RQF Level 3 and are valid for 3 years. No previous first aid experience is required to attend.

It is strongly recommended by the HSE that candidates undergo an annual refresher in the years before FAW requalification is required in order to keep your skills updated.

We can send a trainer to your workplace, even it it's a building site!

Course Details - First Aid at Work - 3 days

First Aid at Work Requalification - 2 days

/media/coursedescriptions/library/efaw-2.jpgFirst Aid certificates last for 3 years. The two day first aid at work requalification course allows first aid at work qualified staff to re-validate their First Aid at Work certificate for a further 3 years. 

Attendees must have a valid (not out of date by more than 28 days) first aid at work certificate to attend a requalification course.

Do note that once certificates have expired the first aider is no longer considered to be competent to act as a workplace first aider.

 

Course Details - First Aid at Work Requalification - 2 days

Basic Life Support and Anaphylaxis (Epipen) Training - half day

/media/coursedescriptions/library/epipen.jpgThis 4 hour course is designed for teachers, group leaders, carers, workplace first aiders or anyone else who needs training in how to recognise anaphylaxis and how and when to use an adrenalin auto-injector.

This course will look at the different types of adrenalin auto-injector available in the UK: Epi-pen, Jext and Emerade. You will refresh you CPR skills and learn how to manage an incident where a casualty known to have anaphylaxis is suffering from a severe allergic reaction.

Course Details - Basic Life Support and Anaphylaxis (Epipen) Training - half day