Passenger Operations - First Aid

This course is designed to provide professional drivers with the skills and confidence to administer first aid in emergency situations while on the road. Drivers attending this course will also receive a three-year Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) certificate issued by the Association of First Aiders (AoFA). The dual certification is subject to passing a practical and a written assessment.

Book your place on our First Aid training course here.

Benefits of attending

  • First aid saves lives and this course will impart the required knowledge and practical skills necessary to respond to any given situation immediately, effectively and with confidence
  • Imparts critical knowledge and enables delegates to effectively manage an emergency situation without fear or confusion

Course content

  • Driver's first aid kit
    - contents and use
    - methods of avoiding cross infection
  • Record keeping (incidents and accidents)
  • Assessing the scene in order to react safely and effectively to emergency situations
  • Administering first aid to casualties who:
    - are uncscious
    - need to be placed into the recovery position
    - are wounded or bleeding
    - have possible fractures
    - are choking
    - are suffering from shock
    - have sustained scalds and burns
    - require Cardio Pulmonary Resucitation (CPR)

Course duration

1 day (7 hours excluding lunch and breaks)
Maximum 12 delegates depending on facilities


Members £78.25+VAT

Non-members £97.81+VAT

This price includes the Driver and Vehicle Standards Acency (DVSA) upload fee of currently £8.75 per 7-hour block (subject to change at the discretion of DVSA).

There is physical involvement required for the practical assessment of the first aid element of this course. This is a mandatory requirement. Delegates who are not willing or able to participate will still achieve the 7 hours DCPC upload but will not be able to achieve the AoFAQ Emergency First Aid at Work certificate.

Booking and information

This course is also available as an in-company basis. For more information please email or call 03717 11 22 22*

*Calls may be recored for training purposes