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Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF)
Who Should Attend?
The course 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 specific responsibility to provide first aid in voluntary and community activities.
What will Attendees learn?
Over a 3 day period, the learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of first aid situations.
The course consists of two units
Unit 1: Emergency First Aid in the Workplace
Unit 2: Recognition and Management of Illness in the Workplace.
The course covers the following areas:
- The role and responsibilities of the First Aider
- Assessing and managing an unresponsive casualty, CPR, heart attacks, choking, head and spinal injuries, fractures, anaphylaxis, stroke, burns and more.
For a more detailed overview of the topics covered please download the course information below.
In order to achieve the qualification the full 18 hours need to be completed and the learner will need to demonstrate competence in the 6 practical assessments they will be observed carrying out. Assessment will be continuous throughout the course and there are 2 theory assessment/multiple choice question papers to be completed also.