This page is dedicated to First Aid and contains a list of our current events, you can request a place by following the links below.

You will also find a selection of additional First Aid resources.
 
Videos
Learn how to treat injuries or other conditions with these First Aid training videos provided by St John Ambulance.
 
Game
Lifesaver is a live-action movie that you play like a game. It shows you how to save someone's life in four different scenarios. It throws you into the heart of the action as you make crucial decisions and learn essential life-saving skills.  
 
Events
Below you will find a list of our events, including an Online Learning module especially for care providers. 
 
28 results found.
First Aid Training for Foster Carers (EVENT FULL)  
This full day course is for foster carers and provides the knowledge and skills required to perform First Aid. There is a combination of theory and practical exercises that will enable you to treat children and young people who have suffered accidents and received injuries as a result. This event is strictly for pre-booked, confirmed delegates only. You will not be permitted to attend if you do not have a confirmed booking.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Friday 8 February 201909:15 - 17:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 2 - Bodiam
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Friday 8 February 2019

09:15 - 17:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 2 - Bodiam


Event Full - Request a place on the reserve list Full detailsPrint EventOpen document list 1 attached document
First Aid at Work (EVENT FULL)  
This three day certificated course is for nominated workplace first aiders in all Adult Care Provider Services and West Sussex County Council employees in either Adult or Children services who work with adults. It does not cover child or paediatric first aid. The course comprehensively covers the practical skills needed by first aiders in the work place where they are the nominated first aider and a higher level of first aid training is required.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Tuesday 12 February 201909:15 - 17:00Chichester - County HallLearning Loft - 306
Session 2Wednesday 13 February 201909:15 - 17:00Chichester - County HallLearning Loft - 306
Session 3Thursday 14 February 201909:15 - 17:00Chichester - County HallLearning Loft - 306
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 12 February 2019

09:15 - 17:00

Chichester - County Hall

Learning Loft - 306


Session 2
Wednesday 13 February 2019

09:15 - 17:00

Chichester - County Hall

Learning Loft - 306


Session 3
Thursday 14 February 2019

09:15 - 17:00

Chichester - County Hall

Learning Loft - 306


Event ClosedFull detailsPrint EventOpen document list 2 attached documents
First Aid at Work Requalification  
This 2 day course is for existing nominated workplace first aiders is for West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service only. It does not cover child or paediatric first aid. It updates the first aid skills of those who need to renew their First Aid at Work certificate (the three day First Aid at Work training). Certificates expire after three years.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Thursday 14 February 201909:15 - 17:00Worthing Fire StationTBA
Session 2Friday 15 February 201909:15 - 17:00Worthing Fire StationTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Thursday 14 February 2019

09:15 - 17:00

Worthing Fire Station

TBA


Session 2
Friday 15 February 2019

09:15 - 17:00

Worthing Fire Station

TBA


Request a placeFull detailsPrint EventOpen document list 2 attached documents
First Aid at Work  
This three day certificated course is for nominated workplace first aiders in all Adult Care Provider Services and West Sussex County Council employees in either Adult or Children services who work with adults. It does not cover child or paediatric first aid. The course comprehensively covers the practical skills needed by first aiders in the work place where they are the nominated first aider and a higher level of first aid training is required.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Monday 18 February 201909:15 - 17:00Chichester - County HallLearning Loft - 305
Session 2Tuesday 19 February 201909:15 - 17:00Chichester - County HallLearning Loft - 306
Session 3Wednesday 20 February 201909:15 - 17:00Chichester - County HallLearning Loft - 305
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Monday 18 February 2019

09:15 - 17:00

Chichester - County Hall

Learning Loft - 305


Session 2
Tuesday 19 February 2019

09:15 - 17:00

Chichester - County Hall

Learning Loft - 306


Session 3
Wednesday 20 February 2019

09:15 - 17:00

Chichester - County Hall

Learning Loft - 305


Event ClosedFull detailsPrint EventOpen document list 2 attached documents
First Aid at Work  
This three day certificated course is for nominated workplace first aiders for West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service only. It does not cover child or paediatric first aid. The course comprehensively covers the practical skills needed by first aiders in the work place where they are the nominated first aider and a higher level of first aid training is required.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Tuesday 19 February 201909:15 - 17:00Worthing Fire StationTBA
Session 2Wednesday 20 February 201909:15 - 17:00Worthing Fire StationTBA
Session 3Thursday 21 February 201909:15 - 17:00Worthing Fire StationTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 19 February 2019

09:15 - 17:00

Worthing Fire Station

TBA


Session 2
Wednesday 20 February 2019

09:15 - 17:00

Worthing Fire Station

TBA


Session 3
Thursday 21 February 2019

09:15 - 17:00

Worthing Fire Station

TBA


Request a placeFull detailsPrint EventOpen document list 1 attached document
First Aid Training for Foster Carers (EVENT FULL)  
This full day course is for foster carers and provides the knowledge and skills required to perform First Aid. There is a combination of theory and practical exercises that will enable you to treat children and young people who have suffered accidents and received injuries as a result. This event is strictly for pre-booked, confirmed delegates only. You will not be permitted to attend if you do not have a confirmed booking.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Monday 25 February 201909:15 - 17:00Chichester - County HallLearning Loft - 306
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Monday 25 February 2019

09:15 - 17:00

Chichester - County Hall

Learning Loft - 306


Event Full - Request a place on the reserve list Full detailsPrint EventOpen document list 1 attached document
Emergency First Aid at Work (EVENT FULL)  
This one day course is for staff working with adults in Adult Care Provider Services or West Sussex County Council employees in either Adult or Children services who work with adults. It does not cover child or paediatric first aid. It would be also be suitable for workplaces where a risk assessment has indicated that a lower level of first aid training, covering emergency protocols, is necessary. This could be in smaller, low risk working environments. This event is strictly for pre-booked, confirmed delegates only. You will not be permitted to attend if you do not have a confirmed bookin ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Tuesday 26 February 201909:15 - 17:00Worthing - Centenary HouseMillenium
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 26 February 2019

09:15 - 17:00

Worthing - Centenary House

Millenium


Event ClosedFull detailsPrint EventOpen document list 1 attached document
Basic Life Support (EVENT FULL)  
This half day course covers basic life support and is suitable for Shared Lives Carers, Domiciliary Care Workers or Personal Assistants and staff new to care working with adults in Adult Care Provider Services or West Sussex County Council employees in either Adult or Children services who work with adults who require basic life support skills. It does not cover child or paediatric first aid. This event is strictly for pre-booked, confirmed delegates only. You will not be permitted to attend if you do not have a confirmed booking.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Wednesday 27 February 201910:00 - 14:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideParnham Room
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Wednesday 27 February 2019

10:00 - 14:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Parnham Room


Event ClosedFull detailsPrint EventOpen document list 1 attached document
Emergency First Aid at Work (EVENT FULL)  
This one day course is for staff working with adults in Adult Care Provider Services or West Sussex County Council employees in either Adult or Children services who work with adults. It does not cover child or paediatric first aid. It would be also be suitable for workplaces where a risk assessment has indicated that a lower level of first aid training, covering emergency protocols, is necessary. This could be in smaller, low risk working environments. This event is strictly for pre-booked, confirmed delegates only. You will not be permitted to attend if you do not have a confirmed bookin ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Thursday 28 February 201909:15 - 17:00Chichester - County HallLearning Loft - 306
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Thursday 28 February 2019

09:15 - 17:00

Chichester - County Hall

Learning Loft - 306


Event ClosedFull detailsPrint EventOpen document list 1 attached document
Paediatric First Aid + Adult Life Support (EVENT FULL)  
This two day course is for West Sussex County Council employees who work in Children's Residential Services. It is suitable if you work within Children's services where a risk assessment has indicated that a lower level of first aid training, covering emergency protocols for children and young people is necessary. Ofsted advise that if you look after young people and children up until puberty you should have the Paediatric training and above that Adult First Aid training.
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Tuesday 5 March 201909:15 - 17:00Worthing - Centenary HouseConference Room 4
Session 2Wednesday 6 March 201909:15 - 17:00Worthing - Centenary HouseConference Room 4
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 5 March 2019

09:15 - 17:00

Worthing - Centenary House

Conference Room 4


Session 2
Wednesday 6 March 2019

09:15 - 17:00

Worthing - Centenary House

Conference Room 4


Event ClosedFull detailsPrint EventOpen document list 2 attached documents