People in the workplace; staff visitors or service users can suffer injuries or be taken ill. In fact more and more people in the workplace will have ongoing health issues such as: diabetes, epilepsy & high blood pressure etc. Successful outcomes to incidents are linked to prompt medical attention. The skills of the first person at the scene is important to prevent deterioration before medical help is available. This six hour course can help save lives and prevent minor injuries becoming major ones. The certificate is valid for 3 years but it is recommended that skills are updated annually with a three hour refresher course.