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Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (QCF)

This accredited qualification is ideal for those already working or preparing to work within industry wishing to become a First Aider in the workplace for the purposes of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 and the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations (NI) 1982.

The recommended course duration is 3 days and topics covered include: the roles and responsibilities of the First Aider; assessing an incident, recognising signs and symptoms of injury and illness, assisting a casualty who is suffering from major injury and illness, chest injuries, spinal injuries and anaphylaxis.

How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?
This qualification is usually obtained by taking a three-day classroom-based course.

How is the qualification assessed?
The qualification is assessed via on-going oral and/or written questioning and practical demonstration. All successful students will be issued with a First Aid at Work Certificate

Where can this course be taken?
Company venues or at our Coventry training centre

Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (QCF)

This accredited qualification is ideal for those already working or preparing to work within industry wishing to become an Emergency First Aider in the workplace for the purposes of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 and the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations (NI) 1982.

Topics covered include: the roles and responsibilities of the Emergency First Aider, assessing an incident, recognising signs and symptoms of injury and illness and assisting a casualty who is suffering from injury and illness.

How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?
The minimum contact hours for this qualification, excluding breaks should be for a minimum period of 6 hours over one-day

How is the qualification assessed?
The qualification is assessed via on-going oral and/or written questioning and practical demonstration. All successful students will be issued with an Emergency First Aid at Work Certificate.

Where can this course be taken?
Company venues or at our Coventry training centre

Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (QCF)

The Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage is a document published by The Department for Education and applies to Early Years childcare. The Statutory Framework states that ‘at least one person who has a current paediatric first aid certificate must be on the premises at all times when children are present. There must be at least one person on outings who has a current paediatric first aid certificate.

This Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid is recognised as a qualification that fulfils this need. This accredited qualification provides theoretical and practical training in first aid techniques that are specific to infants aged under one, and children aged from one year old to the onset of puberty. Learners will become familiar with the role of the paediatric first aider and be able to assess and react appropriately to an emergency situation, such as a child or an infant who is unresponsive, has an airway obstruction, has breathing difficulties or is suffering from shock or anaphylaxis:

Topics also included are fractures, dislocations, injuries to the head, neck, back, eyes, ears or nose, poisoning, bites or stings, burns or scalds, electric shock, minor injuries and chronic medical conditions.

How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?
This qualification consists of two mandatory units and is typically delivered over a period of 2 days with a minimum contact time of 12 hours

How is the qualification assessed?
The qualification is assessed via on-going oral and/or written questioning and practical demonstration. All successful students will be issued with a Paediatric First Aid certificate.

Where can this course be taken?

Company venues or at our Coventry training centre

Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (QCF)

This accredited qualification provides theoretical and practical training in emergency first aid techniques that are specific to infants aged under one and children aged from one year old to the onset of puberty.

Learners undertaking this qualification will be able to provide support to the paediatric first aider to maintain the welfare of infants and children. Learners will become familiar with the role of the paediatric first aider and be able to assess and react appropriately to an emergency situation, such as a child or an infant who is unresponsive, has an airway obstruction, has breathing difficulties or is suffering from shock or anaphylaxis: .

How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?
This qualification consists of one mandatory unit and is typically delivered over a period of one day with a minimum contact time of six hours

How is the qualification assessed?
The qualification is assessed via on-going oral and/or written questioning and practical demonstration. All successful students will be issued with an Emergency Paediatric First Aid certificate.

Where can this course be taken?
Company venues or at our Coventry training centre

Level 2 Award in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Automated External Defibrillation (QCF)

This accredited qualification provides learners with skills to further their first aid training. It is recommended for first aiders in the workplace environment who have access to a defibrillator. Those gaining this qualification will know that cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillation form an essential part of the chain of survival.

The topics covered by this qualification are regarded by Skills for Health as being important in maintaining good practice in the safe, prompt and effective administration of cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillation.

How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?
The recommended course duration is 1 day with a minimum of 6 contact hours.

How is the qualification assessed?
This qualification is currently assessed by practical demonstration of competence in addition to a Multiple Choice Examination or oral/written questioning. All successful students will be issued with a Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Automated External Defibrillation certificate.

Where can this course be taken?
Company venues or at our Coventry training centre