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.

Defibrillator Awareness 
Learn how to use a Public Access Defibrillator by watching the British Heart Foundation instructional video.   
 
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. 
 
38 results found.
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 1Tuesday 13 October 202009:15 - 17:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 2 - Bodiam
Session 2Wednesday 14 October 202009:15 - 17:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideTBA
Session 3Thursday 15 October 202009:15 - 17:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 2 - Bodiam
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 13 October 2020

09:15 - 17:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 2 - Bodiam


Session 2
Wednesday 14 October 2020

09:15 - 17:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

TBA


Session 3
Thursday 15 October 2020

09:15 - 17:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 2 - Bodiam


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Emergency First Aid at Work  
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 20 October 202009:15 - 17:00Chichester - County HallLearning Loft - 305
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 20 October 2020

09:15 - 17:00

Chichester - County Hall

Learning Loft - 305


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Paediatric First Aid  
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 3 November 202009:15 - 17:00Worthing - Centenary HouseMillenium
Session 2Wednesday 4 November 202009:15 - 17:00Worthing - Centenary HouseMillenium
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 3 November 2020

09:15 - 17:00

Worthing - Centenary House

Millenium


Session 2
Wednesday 4 November 2020

09:15 - 17:00

Worthing - Centenary House

Millenium


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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 1Tuesday 10 November 202009:15 - 17:00Worthing - Centenary HouseFestival
Session 2Wednesday 11 November 202009:15 - 17:00Worthing - Centenary HouseFestival
Session 3Thursday 12 November 202009:15 - 17:00Worthing - Centenary HouseFestival
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 10 November 2020

09:15 - 17:00

Worthing - Centenary House

Festival


Session 2
Wednesday 11 November 2020

09:15 - 17:00

Worthing - Centenary House

Festival


Session 3
Thursday 12 November 2020

09:15 - 17:00

Worthing - Centenary House

Festival


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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 1Tuesday 17 November 202009:15 - 17:00Worthing - Centenary HouseMillenium
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 17 November 2020

09:15 - 17:00

Worthing - Centenary House

Millenium


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Emergency First Aid at Work  
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 19 November 202009:15 - 17:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 13
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Thursday 19 November 2020

09:15 - 17:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 13


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Emergency First Aid at Work  
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 24 November 202009:15 - 17:00Worthing - Centenary HouseMillenium
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 24 November 2020

09:15 - 17:00

Worthing - Centenary House

Millenium


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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 1Tuesday 1 December 202009:15 - 17:00Chichester - County HallLearning Loft - 306
Session 2Wednesday 2 December 202009:15 - 17:00Chichester - County HallTBA
Session 3Thursday 3 December 202009:15 - 17:00Chichester - County HallTBA
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 1 December 2020

09:15 - 17:00

Chichester - County Hall

Learning Loft - 306


Session 2
Wednesday 2 December 2020

09:15 - 17:00

Chichester - County Hall

TBA


Session 3
Thursday 3 December 2020

09:15 - 17:00

Chichester - County Hall

TBA


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First Aid at Work Requalification  
This 2 day course is for existing nominated workplace first aiders in all the 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. 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 1Tuesday 8 December 202009:15 - 17:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideCowdray Room
Session 2Wednesday 9 December 202009:15 - 17:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideCowdray Room
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 8 December 2020

09:15 - 17:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Cowdray Room


Session 2
Wednesday 9 December 2020

09:15 - 17:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Cowdray Room


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Emergency First Aid at Work  
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 10 December 202009:15 - 17:00Chichester - County HallLearning Loft - 306
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Thursday 10 December 2020

09:15 - 17:00

Chichester - County Hall

Learning Loft - 306


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