Organizations are responsible for the safety of their employees and customers. However, small accidents can have large consequences. In case of emergency, it is important to intervene quick, professional and adequate. According to the Dutch Arbowet, appointing one or more emergency response officers is required. With this, damage and injury can be prevented.
During the practical BHV course from Westpoort, you will be educated to intervene effective during a calamity. You will learn to recognize important signals, provide first aid, CPR, extinguish a fire, evacuate and communicate with professional emergency services.
With the BHV course, you are well-educated and certified in just 1 day, so you can make a difference as an emergency response officer!
Register directly for the course in Amsterdam. The course always goes on.
The BHV course is accessible for everyone who wants to develop itself and wants to learn how to intervene during a calamity. Any knowledge about this topic is not required. Every organization is required to have emergency response officers. The amount of emergency response officers depends on the risk-assessment of the company.
After the 1-day BHV course you are able to: • Recognize signals of a threatening calamity
• Fight a starting fire in a responsible way
• Apply lifesaving actions and CPR
• Cope with clearance and evacuation
• Effectively communicate with professional emergency services
• Perform decisive as an emergency response officer
During the practical BHV course, the following subjects will be discussed
• Fire fighting
• Lifesaving actions and CPR
• Emergency response in organizations
• How to alarm
Programme & exam
The course takes 1 day, starting from 7:00 am till 03:00 pm. The course will be concluded with a theoretical and practical exam. The theoretical exam takes place after the course and consists out of 40 multiple choice questions. The practical exam consists out of different exercises that will be tested during the course. Coffee, tea and lunch are price-included.
Certificate & pass
The course takes 1 day and will be followed by an exam. When you pass the exam, you will receive the official BHV-certificate from Westpoort. This certificate is valid for one 1 year. The certificate and pass will be sent within a few days.
Participating in the BHV course costs €150,- excluding VAT. Course-materials, certificate and pass are price included.
It is also possible to organize the course incompany. Then the course will take place at your own location or company. Through this way, employees are able to directly apply what they have learned in their own working environment.
An incompany course offers some benefits:
- The program can be adapted to specific aspects.
- It saves time.
- Employees can practice in their own working environment.
- Making use of own materials.
- Flexible in planning a date.
It is possible to educate a group at our own course location in Amsterdam, Den Bosch, Sneek or Waddinxveen. The employees will then follow a private course that is only tailored to them. Also in this, we can offer customized courses.