It is a legal requirement for employers to undertake a first aid needs assessment. This assessment will help you determine the number and type of first aiders required to provide adequate first aid cover for your place of work. The below 'Guide to conducting a First Aid Needs Assessment' will take you through the necessary steps and help you identify your workplace requirements. We have also provided example assessments to help guide you through the process.
| Guide to conducting a First Aid Needs
| Example First Aid Needs
The HSE now recommend that all First Aiders attend this short course annually.
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