Highfield Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work Blended Learning

Highfield Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work Blended Learning

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Highfield Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work Blended Learning

The Highfield Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work Course is specifically for those who want to become the first aider in the workplace. The First Aid at Work Course is designed for larger or high-risk organisations and meets the requirements laid down by the HSE for organisations that have deemed it necessary that they have first aiders trained to this level.

First Aid at Work Public Course Dates

Please fee below all the Public First Aid at Work Courses we have planned. These are likely to be accredited through the First Aid Industry Body (FAIB) and are likely to be face-to-face.

Who is the Course For?

The Highfield Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work Course is aimed at learners who wish to become first-aiders in the workplace. This qualification meets the requirements for training first-aiders in those organisations that have identified that staff need to be trained to this level within their first-aid needs assessment. 

Syllabus

  • Roles and responsibilities of a first aider
  • Primary survey
  • Unconscious casualties (including seizure)
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and use of an automated external defibrillator (AED)
  • Choking casualties
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Casualties suffering from shock
  • Minor injuries, including small cuts, grazes & bruises and small splinters
  • Bones, joint and muscle injuries
  • Chest injuries
  • Burns and scalds
  • Eye injuries
  • Sudden poisoning
  • Anaphylactic shock
  • Heart Attacks
  • Stroke
  • Epilepsy
  • Asthma
  • Diabetes

Prerequisites

It is recommend that learners are a minimum of 14 years of age.

Learners between 14-16 years can undertake the course, however they should not be relied upon by employers to be a sole first aider.

It is also advised that learners have a minimum of Level 1 in English.

Learners are required to demonstrate first aid procedures as they would in a real work environment. This includes providing CPR to a casualty who is on the floor, therefore learners must be physically capable of doing this.

Learners must have access to the internet to complete the eLearning prior to the face-to-face days

Course Duration

18 contact hours

1-day eLearning

2-days face-to-face, 09:30 – 16:30

Awarding Body

Highfield Qualifications

Qualification Code

603/2132/5

Delivery Type

Blended Learning 2-contact days and e-learning

Maximum Learners Per Tutor

The Highfield Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work Course has a maximum learner to tutor ratio of 12:1

Assessment Method

The Highfield Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work Course is assessed through practical assessment and multiple-choice assessment

Re-Qualification

The Highfield Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work Certificates are valid for 3-years. First Aiders must take a 2-day Highfield Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work Re-qualification Course to maintain their qualification.

It is also strongly recommended by the HSE that all First Aiders undergo annual refresher training

Booking an onsite course

To enquire about an onsite course for your staff, please either call our head office, 01473 551911, or one of our local offices, or fill in the enquiry form by clicking here



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