Annual Refresher First Aid Course

First Aid Kit

Annual Refresher First Aid Course

The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) strongly recommends the holders of Emergency First Aid at Work and First Aid at Work certificates to undertake annual refresher training around the annual anniversary of their certificate, to ensure their skills remain current.

Employers are legally required to ensure their first aiders are competent and maintain their skills throughout the three years in which their certificates are valid.

Who should attend

Course syllabus

  • The priorities of first aid
  • Treatment of an unresponsive casualty
  • Resuscitation including basics of automated external defibrillation (AED)
  • Shock
  • Bleeding
  • Seizures

Course duration

  • Three hours excluding breaks

Course dates

  • Closed courses can be held at your site for your group of up to 12 students at times and date to suit you
  • Individual places available on courses at our various Training Centres.  Please visit our Book Here page for courses close to your location


  • Continuous assessment by the Training staff
  • Delegates will require sufficient fluency in written and spoken English at national literacy level 2 to cope with the course


  • An MGM Training Annual Refresher certificate which is valid for one year


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