First Aid Training
First Aid at Work and Paediatric First Aid
QA Level 3 Award (RQF)
QA Level 3 Award (RQF) in First Aid at Work:
Qualification number: 603/2384/X.
- Unit 1: Emergency First Aid in the Workplace.
- Unit 2: Recognition and Management of Illness and Injury in the Workplace.
QA Level 3 Award (RQF) in Paediatric First Aid:
Qualification number: 603/0785/7.
- Unit 1: Emergency Paediatric First Aid.
- Unit 2: Managing Paediatric Illness, Injuries and Emergencies.
The QA Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) and the QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF) are accredited, regulated and quality assured qualifications that are recognised throughout the UK. This combined 3-day course qualifies individuals to practice effective first aid for adults, children and infants.
The Combined First Aid at Work and Paediatric First Aid course has been specifically designed for those who work in settings that require both first aiders and paediatric first aiders such as: schools, sports clubs and other settings where adults and children are both present.
The First Aid at Work and Paediatric First Aid course we deliver has a Total Qualification Time (TQT) requirement of 22 hours. In order to facilitate continual learning the course should be delivered over 3 consecutive days; however, this can be adapted to suit your individual requirements. The maximum period to achieve this qualification (including any referrals) is 10 weeks.
Roles & Responsibilities / Incident Assessment / Unresponsive casualties / Resuscitation and AED / Choking / External bleeding / Shock / Minor injuries / Secondary survey / Bones, joints and muscle injures / Head and spinal injuries / Chest injuries / Burns & Scalds / Eye injuries / Poisoning / Anaphylaxis / Major illnesses (Heart attack / Stroke / Epilepsy and seizures / Asthma / Diabetes).
Roles & Responsibilities / Incident Assessment / Unresponsive casualties / Resuscitation and AED / Choking / External bleeding / Shock / Minor injuries / Fractures / Head, neck and back injuries / Eye, ear and nose injuries / Diabetes / Asthma / Allergies / Meningitis / Febrile convulsions / Extreme heat and cold / Electric shocks / Burns & Scalds / Poisoning / Anaphylaxis.
Assessment & Certification
Course assessments includes:
- 8 x Practical assessments.
- 2 x Theory assessments (Multiple Choice Question Papers).
Upon successful completion of this course individuals will receive QA Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) AND QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF) printed certificates as well as credit-card style licenses. These qualifications are valid for 3 years from date of certification. Both qualifications may be used towards other qualifications at the same and higher level, plus aid career progression in a relevant profession.
A maximum of 12 students can be accommodated on this course. Please note that students must be at least 14 years old on the first day of training. There are no other formal entry requirements but to benefit from the learning we advise that students have a minimum of Level 1 in literacy or numeracy or equivalent.
We are able to deliver our First Aid at Work and Paediatric First Aid course on your premises (subject to a pre-course assessment) to reduce the costs associated with taking time out and travelling. Alternatively, you can book onto our next available course at our Snetterton Training Facility.
Price (Per Student)
£435.00 ex VAT - Outside M25.
£570.00 ex VAT - London.
If you would like more information or to book your First Aid at Work and Paediatric First Aid training course with us, please complete an enquiries form or call our team on 01603 486448.