Emergency First Aid at Work with Height

Emergency First Aid at Height Training

Our Emergency First Aid at Height training is designed for individuals who wish to act as an emergency first aider in their workplace, especially when the work involves working at height.  Upon successful completion of this training course, candidates will be equipped with the essential skills needed to give safe, prompt and effective first aid in emergency situations while working at height. 

What’s more, as a regulated qualification, employers can book this course for their employees and rest assured that they have fulfilled their legal responsibilities for providing quality first aid training, without having to undertake any lengthy due diligence checks introduced in the recent HSE changes.

1 day

Industry Certificate

Ratio 12:1

Emergency First Aid at Heights Training

Course Content

  • The roles and responsibilities of an emergency first aider
  • Assessing an incident
  • Managing an unresponsive casualty
  • CPR
  • Recovery Position
  • Choking Seizures Shock
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Minor injuries
  • Cuts, grazes and bruises
  • Minor burns and scalds
  • Suspension Intolerance or Syncope
  • Hypothermia
  • RF burns (exposure to high RF fields and contact burns)
  • Fractures (closed or open)
  • Electric shock



The successful completion of this Emergency First Aid at Height training course leads to a recognised First Aid Certificate (Valid for three years) which identifies the holder as a designated First Aider, following the Health & Safety at Work (First Aid) Regulations 1981. This will also be awarded with a working at height first aid certificate from POD Training.

Ideal candidates:

This course is designed for those who intend to practice as First Aiders in the workplace, especially working at height, during the validity of the certificate. If your job requires you or your employees to be working at height, such as a field engineer, there should be an emergency first aider on site who has completed this qualification and can administer first aid.

Unsure of your first aid requirements? Use the first aid requirements calculator

Course adaptation:

We can adapt all of our training courses to suit the operational requirements of your business and include both practical and theory sessions. We can deliver these courses, at short notice, to companies, organisations and groups of individuals and fit the course content to your existing work shift patterns. Our courses can be delivered in our offices in Tavistock, Devon or Lichfield, Staffordshire. We can also come and deliver these courses in your own workplace for your employees convenience.

We are also happy to teach these courses early morning, late evening or overnight modules as needed.

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Course Availability

There are no current planned courses, please contact us to find out more.

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