£60.00 + VAT Per Person

Essential skills & knowledge for employees looking to provide emergency first aid at work

Duration: 1 day
Ofqual Regulated Qualification by Qualsafe Awards: Yes

Suggested Requalification: 3 Years

Training schedule

Take a look at our training schedule for all future QA Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work open course dates.

What is the difference between our 1 day
Emergency First Aid at Work Course and our 3 day Course?

1 DAY: The 1 day Emergency First Aid at Work course (EFAW), covers the key life saving skills to deal with the emergency injuries and illnesses that can occur in the workplace.  It covers CPR, AED use, choking, recovery position and cuts and wound management.

3 DAY: An upskill from the 1 day EFAW course which covers all the EFAW elements but with additional 2 days to explore other conditions more in-depth, such as head injuries, diabetes, anaphylaxis and heart conditions.  This course will give the skills to deal with most eventualities.

Is your workplace prepared?

Did you know that an estimated 600,000 workers in Britain sustain an injury at work each year?

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. However, having the correct first aid provision in the workplace is not just a legal requirement, it is incredibly important for the safety of all members of staff!

About the course

The QA Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF) qualification is designed for individuals who wish to act as an emergency first aider in their workplace. Upon successful completion of this qualification, candidates will be equipped with the essential skills needed to give safe, prompt and effective first aid in emergency situations.

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 introduced in the recent HSE changes.

This qualification covers the following topics:

  • The roles and responsibilities of an emergency first aider
  • Assessing an incident
  • Managing an unresponsive casualty
  • CPR and AED use
  • Recovery Position
  • Choking
  • Seizures
  • Shock
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Minor injuries
  • Cuts, grazes and bruises
  • Minor burns and scalds

The course will conclude with candidates undertaking a practical assessment and multi-choice examination, the successful completion of which will result in the awarding of a QA Level 3 certificate in Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF) which is an Ofqual Regulated Qualification accredited by Qualsafe Awards.

Group prices are available on request.

What are Qualsafe Awards (QA)?

New to Qualsafe? Watch the video above to learn about the awarding body and its many prestigious courses.

Book your course today

Book using the form below, or enquire now by filling out a contact form.

Alternatively you can email us at info@samsltd.co.uk, and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.

Emergency First Aid at Work 1 Day Classroom - QA L3 RQF
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