QA Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (QCF)

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.

Who is it intended for?

The QA Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (QCF) 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.

Certification:  Qualsafe Awards

Duration:  3 Days

Cost:  £220 per person (Discounts given for courses of 10-12 people)

Re-qualification:  Every 3 Years

Venue:  Can be delivered at a venue that suits you!

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.