First Aid

Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work

 

3 Day Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF)

The 3 Day QA Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) qualification is specifically designed for individuals who wish to act as a first aider in their workplace. Successful candidates will learn how to manage a range of injuries and illnesses that could occur at work and will be equipped with the essential skills needed to give emergency first aid. 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.
Course Overview
  • The role and responsibilities of a first aider
  • Assessing an incident
  • Managing an unresponsive casualty
  • CPR and defibrillation
  • Recovery Position
  • Heart Attack
  • Stroke
  • Choking
  • Epilepsy
  • Asthma
  • Diabetes
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Shock
  • Head and spinal injuries
  • Chest injuries
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Fractures
  • Sprains, strains and dislocations
  • Minor injuries
  • Burns and scalds
  • Poisoning
  • Eye injuries
Assessment Process
Candidates are continually assessed throughout the course and must demonstrate competency in a number of practical areas as well as completing two multiple choice assessment papers successfully.
On successful completion of the course learners will receive a nationally approved A4 Certificate of competence and a smaller wallet size plastic card, the qualification is valid for 3 years.
Additional information
Candidates should be free from injury or illness that may prevent them from bending, twisting and moving around a simulated casualty on the floor. In order to meet the assessment criteria candidates must be able to demonstrate competency.
All our courses come with excellent tuition by experienced first aid trainers, glossy course material, assessment fees and certification fees all included as standard.
Courses held on our premises also include light refreshments and a buffet lunch all included within the price.
Individual Cost: £250.00 (3 Day First Aid at Work)
Individual Cost: £175.00 (2 Day First Aid at Work)