First Aid

Our first aid training course ensure your staff can provide effective first aid as required under the First Aid at Work regulations. We are happy to train on your premises, or in our own dedicated training room.

All of our course’s feature:

  • Practical, hands-on training
  • Experienced, professional instructors
  • Small class sizes

First Aid at Work Requalifying Course

This 1-day course refreshes and updates the skills of people holding a current First Aid at Work certificate. Passing the course revalidates a First Aid at Work certificate for another 3 years. (First Aiders whose certificates have expired must attend the 2-day course to regain their qualification)

Intensive First Aid at Work Course

The course trains candidates to meet the standards required by the Health & Safety Executive. It lasts 2 days, including the exam. Successful candidates receive their First Aid at Work certificate, which is valid for 3 years.

Emergency First Aid Course (Appointed Person)

This course teaches the basic aspects of dealing with emergencies, focusing on those likely to occur in the workplace. Life saving techniques are taught. The course also includes recognising and responding to common aliments.

Successful candidates receive a certificate valid for 3 years.

Manual Handling

This course is designed to give candidates an understanding of the principles of correct lifting techniques. It uses presentations, demonstrations and practical exercises.

The 2-hour course is aimed at all employees who are required to manually move and handle any kind of heavy goods or equipment.


We can also offer the following courses upon request:

Paediatric First Aid Training
1 or 2 Day Courses

Hazardous Substance Training
3-4 hour Course

Virus Aware & Infection Control
1 Day Courses

Medical Emergencies for GP and Dental Surgeries, Physiotherapy Practices
4 hour Course

Please costs and availability, please contact for further details



HOHS offer Membership, Contract and Ad-hoc packages.

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Harlow Occupational Health Service is conveniently located at Stephen Taylor House in Harlow. We are a short distance from Harlow Mill rail station and onsite parking for staff and visitors.

Harlow Occupational Health Services Ltd
Stephen Taylor House
Edinburgh Place
Harlow  CM20 2DJ


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