‘The training was excellent, absolutely fit for purpose. Joe made the course interesting, fun and informative.’ Sarah, Technology Company.

 

First Aid is core to the fire and rescue service’s role, we use highly qualified fire fighters and paramedics and all our courses are accredited through Qualsafe Awards. Our customers love this course – the current Net Promoter Score on this course is 97%. All of our trainers on this course have a teaching qualification as well as First Aid competence which adds to the learning experience.

Image of First Aid Course Guide with CPR demonstration in background

First Aid Instructor demonstrating a defibrillator

First Aid instructor helping casualty into recovery position

 

Course Information:

Course Aim – First Aid at Work

The QA Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification, specifically designed for those who are appointed to act as a first-aider in their workplace. It is also ideal for people who have a specific responsibility to provide first aid in voluntary and community activities.

Course Assessment & Certification

6 x Practical assessments, 2 x Theory assessments (Multiple Choice Question Papers) and continuous formative assessment conducted throughout the course. Upon successful completion delegates will receive certification valid for 3 years.

Course Duration

3 Days – Buffet Lunch and Refreshments are provided for delegates.

Course Content

Over a 3 day period, learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of first aid situations, including: assessing an incident, managing an unresponsive casualty, CPR, heart attacks, choking, head and spinal injuries, fractures, anaphylaxis and more. By the end of the course delegates will be able to:

  • Show competence in the theory of first aid and accident management
  • Recognise the signs and symptoms which need medical attention
  • Show competence in resuscitation techniques
  • Show competence in the control and treatment of unconsciousness and / or shock
  • Show competence in the control and treatment of bleeding, burns, bone and muscle injuries
  • Have knowledge of the legal requirements of First Aid at work

We are accredited by Qualsafe – not sure of your requirements for First Aid Trained personnel? Click here to calculate how many first-aiders you need.