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SRUC Training Courses: First Aid Emergency First Aid at Work

Accrediting Body

Lantra Awards


This training course is Ideal for smaller, lower risk environments where the risk assessment indicates a lower level of First Aid cover is required. This is a one day course covering the basics in workplace First Aid.

What is Involved?

•Understanding the role of the First Aider including: - the importance of preventing cross infection- the need for recording incidents and actions- use of available equipment
•Assessing the situation or circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency.
•Administering First Aid to a casualty who is:
- unconscious (including seizure)
- choking
- wounded and bleeding
- suffering from shock
•Adminstering CPR
•Providing appropriate First Aid for minor injuries (including small cuts, grazes and bruises, minor burns and scalds, small splinters)

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Certification/Award on Completion

Lantra Awards Certification is gained on completion of this course and is valid for three years.

What you will need to bring

Please wear comfortable and unrestricted clothing

Course Dates

SRUC Oatridge Campus Dates:
30 September 2020
30 October 2020
4 December 2020
2 March 2021
6 April 2021
7 June 2021

SRUC Elmwood dates:

2nd December 2020
6th January 2021
1st April 2021

For further dates at our other venues, please contact the campus to register your interest.


1 day

Start/Finish Times

9am to 4.30pm approximately


SRUC Abderdeen Campus;
SRUC Ayr Campus;
SRUC Barony Campus;
SRUC Elmwood Campus;
SRUC Oatridge Campus.


£90.00 per person. Course fees include training, assessment and registration fees. Please note there is no VAT on our training.

Our prices are changing as of 1st August. The fee will then be £105 per person. Bespoke prices for group bookings are available. Please contact us to discuss.


Important update

Individual Training Accounts will open on Monday 13 January 2020.

This phase of the scheme will accept up to 10,000 new applications.

SDS Individual Training Accounts (ITA)

You may be eligible for part funding to support the cost of this course.

Get up to £200 towards the cost of a training course with an SDS Individual Training Account (ITA).

You could use the money to build the skills you need for a job. Or get some training to take your career to the next level. Whatever you want to do, there is a wide range of ITA approved courses on offer.
And because it's not a loan you don't have to pay it back.

Sounds good? Start searching for an ITA approved course and apply online.
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How do I book?

To book a place on one of our courses, please complete and return the course booking form to the appropriate campus address or email address shown below. Course fees must be paid in full at the time of booking. Payments can be made over the phone using a debit/credit card, by cheque made payable to SRUC or by Bank Transfer (for bank transfer details please contact your chosen campus).


Cancellations must be made at least 10 working days prior to the course start date otherwise the full course fee is still payable. In the event that SRUC has to cancel a course for any reason your course fees will be refunded in full or your booking transferred to the next available date if this is suitable.


Ann-Marie Duncan (SRUC Aberdeen)


Contact 2

Fiona Lanni (SRUC Ayr)/Barony

01292 525355

Contact 4

Liz Rioch (SRUC Elmwood or Inverness)

01334 658842

Contact 5

Samantha Bain (SRUC Oatridge)

01506 534520