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First Aid Appointed Person

CPD & Skills for Care Approved

For many smaller low-risk companies, the legal minimum for first aid provision is to have someone in their company who simply looks after first aid – this is the First Aid Appointed Person.

Course Description

This online training course is designed for the use of an organisation’s First Aid Appointed Person(s) and helps them to work towards compliance with The Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.

The 20-minute course aims to help them understand legislation surrounding their role, their responsibilities, and what information they need when speaking to emergency services.

Target Audience

This First Aid Appointed Person Course is designed to educate a designated individual within an organisation about their responsibilities as a First Aid Appointed Person. It’s Endorsed by Skills for Care and is one of our shortest courses at just 20 minutes long for your convenience.


This online First Aid Appointed Person course is approved by leading industry bodies CPD, RoSPA & Skills for Care.

Online training is flexible, efficient and cost-effective meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time to fit the training in around their work and personal life.

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn about and understand the First Aid Regulations 1981
  • Understand as the first Aid Appointed person what your role and responsibilities are
  • Learn what information you need to gather to inform the emergency services

Further Progression & Related Courses

Other courses that would be useful for candidates taking this course include:

Course Module Number Module Name Pass % Required
First Aid Appointed Person 1 Health and Safety Requirements 70%
First Aid Appointed Person 2 Dealing with an Emergency 70%

Recommended System Requirements:

  • Browser: Up to date web browser
  • Video: Up to date video drivers
  • Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
  • Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)


20 minutes

(Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

Multiple User & Bulk Purchase Discounts Available. Please call for details.

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