Highfield Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work Requalification

Highfield Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work Requalification

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Highfield Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work Requalification

The Highfield Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work Requalification Course is specifically for those who hold a current First Aid at Work Qualification and need to re-qualify.

Who is the Course For?

Existing First Aiders in the workplace who hold a valid qualification

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

You must already hold a valid First Aid at Work Qualification to attend this course

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.

Awarding Body

Highfield Qualifications

Qualification Code

603/2132/5

Course Duration

12 contact hours

Good Skills Training normally deliver this course over 2-day, 09:30 – 16:30

This course can be delivered via blended learning, where 1/3rd of the course is delivered online prior to the face-to-face session, which would be run over 1 contact days, typically 09:00 - 18:00

Delivery Type

Face-to-Face

Can be delivered as a blended learning course (1-contact days and e-learning)

Maximum Learners Per Tutor

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

Assessment Method

The Highfield Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work Re-qualification 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