Emergency First Aid at Work & Equine Vet

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First Aid Training Cooperative, Scotland
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This course is available on the First Aid Training Cooperative website.



Developed in conjunction with BEVA, this EFAW + Equine Veterinary course is taught by first aid professionals who deal with a range of traumatic /medical conditions which can be prevalent in the equine veterinary industry on a daily basis.

As well as the complete EFAW syllabus, this course focuses on serious injuries within the equine veterinary profession, to include most commonly seen topics and scenarios within the industry.


First Aid Training Co-operative exceed the HSE Employers' Due Diligence requirements for first aid training providers.

We have ISO9001 Certification and are also members of the Federation of First Aid Training Organisations.

You can rely on our quality assured systems for the correct accreditation of your course.

Certificate Validity

3 Years

Course Content List

Emergency First Aid at Work core course content:

  • Vital signs
  • Incident management – a systematic approach to managing first aid incidents - ABC
  • Airway Management – causes and treatment of unconscious collapse
  • Recovery Positions and other safe airway positions
  • Breathing Problems - cardiac arrest CPR in adults and children, 
  • Heart attack, Angina and other medical emergencies
  • AED / Defibrillator use
  • Choking in adults and children
  • Circulation Problems – Internal bleeding, external bleeding and treatment for Shock
  • Bandaging issues
  • Minor injury (cuts, splinters, minor burns)
  • Accident reporting

Additional equine veterinary content includes:

  • Head injuries and injuries to the face
  • Crush injuries
  • Traumatic kick injuries

About First Aid Training Cooperative

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First Aid Training Co-operative's mission, first and foremost, is to provide first aiders with the knowledge and confidence to save lives. We are dedicated to delivering first aid training to businesses, the voluntary sector and local authorities as well as individuals from all walks of life.

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