Emergency First Aid Course

Duration of the course: 1 day

This qualification is aimed at those undertaking the role of an emergency first aider in the workplace.

What this course is about:

This qualification meets the requirements for Emergency First Aid at Work as outlined in the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 and the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1982.

Learners undertaking this qualification may wish to progress to the QNUK Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF).

 

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Description

Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW)

Aim:

This qualification is aimed at those undertaking the role of an emergency first aider in the workplace.

What this course is about:

This qualification meets the requirements for Emergency First Aid at Work as outlined in the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 and the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1982.

Learners undertaking this qualification may wish to progress to the QNUK Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF).

Who this course is for/ entry requirements:

This course is for those in a work environment who wish to upskill and play a supporting role for those who may need first aid in an emergency at work.

  • Learners must be 16 years +
  • Learners must have sufficient command of the English language in order to take the assessment.

This qualification also meets the new SIA guidelines coming into effect on April 1st 2021. ALL Front Line Door Supervisors entering the industry or renewing their SIA licence will need to hold a valid First Aid qualification to do so.

Course Content

  • Emergency First Aid in the Workplace
    • Understand the roles and responsibilities of a first aider.
    • Be able to assess and incident.
    • Be able to provide first aid to an unresponsive casualty.
    • Be able to provide first aid to a casualty who is choking.
    • Be able to provide first aid to a casualty with external bleeding.
    • Know how to provide first aid to a casualty who is in shock.
    • Know how to provide first aid to a casualty with minor injuries.

Assessment

Learners will be assessed using a multiple-choice question paper and practical observation. The test paper has 15 questions and a pass mark of 70% candidates have 30 minutes to complete the test. The practical sections will consist of candidate demonstrations of skills and be assessed by a tutor.

Upon successful completion of the course candidates will receive a Level 3 in Emergency First Aid.