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QA Level 3 Award in
Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF)

1 Day Course - Certificate Valid for 3 Years - Ofqual Regulated Qualification - Maximum of 12 Learners

Qualification Information

According to the most recent statistics, over half a million workers in Britain sustained an injury at work over a one year period. This staggering statistic 

The Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 require all employers to make arrangements to ensure their employees receive immediate attention if they are injured or taken ill at work. This includes carrying out a risk assessment, appointing a suitable amount of first aiders and providing appropriate first aid training. However, having the correct first aid provision in the workplace is not just a legal requirement, it is incredibly important for the safety of all members of staff!

The QA Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF) qualification is designed for individuals who wish to act as an emergency first aider in their workplace. Upon successful completion of this qualification, candidates will be equipped with the essential skills needed to give safe, prompt and effective first aid in emergency situations.

What’s more, as a regulated qualification, employers can book this course for their employees and rest assured that they have fulfilled their legal responsibilities for providing quality first aid training, without having to undertake any lengthy due diligence checks.

Contents

  • The roles and responsibilities of an Emergency First Aider

  • Assessing an incident

  • Managing an unresponsive casualty

  • CPR and Defibrillation

  • Recovery Position

  • Choking

  • Seizures

  • Shock

  • Wounds & Bleeding

  • Minor Injuries including Wounds and Burns

 

An additional module in the management of catastrophic bleeding is also available on request or is available as a standalone course from our partners at Trauma Medic.

Downloads

QA Qualification Specification

Emergency First Aid at Work Flyer

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