QNUK Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work Requalification

QNUK Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work Requalification

Onsite Course Enquiry

QNUK Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work Requalification

The QNUK Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work Requalification Course is aimed at those who already hold a current First Aid at Work Qualification, but need to renew their qualification.

Who is the Course For?

Existing First Aiders in the workplace who hold a valid qualification

Syllabus

The QNUK Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work Course covers the syllabus required under ‘The Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981, which can be found on the HSE web site.

  • Roles and responsibilities of a first aider
  • Primary survey
  • Unresponsive breathing casualty
  • Seizures
  • 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
  • Secondary survey
  • Bone, joint and muscle injuries
  • Head injuries
  • Spinal injuries
  • Chest injuries
  • Burns and scalds
  • Eye injuries
  • Poisoning
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Major illness, including, heart attack, stroke, epilepsy, asthma and diabetes
  • *If it is reasonable to suspect catastrophic bleeding injuries could occur in your organisation, you should carry tourniquets and/or have

Prerequisites

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

It is recommended that candidates have a minimum of Level 2 literacy and numeracy or equivalent.

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

QNUK

Qualification Code

603/2453/3

Course Duration

12 contact hours

Good Skills Training normally deliver this course over 2-days, 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 8 contact hours, typically 1-days 09:00 -18:00

Delivery Type

Face-to-Face

Can be delivered as a blended learning course (8-contact hours and e-learning)

Maximum Learners Per Tutor

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

Assessment Method

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

ReQualification

QNUK Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work Certificates are valid for 3-years. First Aiders must renew their qualification by taking a 2-day QNUK Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work Requalification 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