Learners must be at least 14 years old to register for this qualification and should have a minimum of level 1 literacy and numeracy or equivalent.
Roles and responsibilities of the first aider
Assessing an incident
Managing an unresponsive casualty
CPR & AED usage
Head and spinal injuries
Wounds and bleeding
Sprains strains and dislocations
Burns and scalds
Successful candidates will learn how to manage a range of injuries and illnesses that occur at work and will be equipped with the essential skills needed to give emergency first aid.to deal with a wide range of prehospital care emergencies, such as: managing a patient’s airway; catastrophic bleeding; management of fractures; medical emergencies and many more!
This course forms part of the Qualsafe Awards First Aid suite of courses. It also fulfils the competencies set out by the Pre-hospital Emergency Medicine (PHEM) skills framework at descriptor level B. It is also an accredited Qualification and Credit Framework (QCF) course. This certificate is valid for 3 years.
On successful completion of the course, delegates will receive a:
QA Level 3 award in First Aid At Work (QCF)
Training is delivered from our training facilities, located in the Herefordshire. Residential options are also available on request
Recognition of Prior Learning:
Evidence of any RPL must be submitted to the centre for authentication.
The 1 day First Aid at Work annual refresher course is recommended.