This qualification consists of two mandatory units, which learners must complete successfully in order to achieve the qualification:
- Emergency First Aid in the Workplace
- Recognition and Management of Illness and Injury in the Workplace.
|Course title:||Emergency First Aid at Work||Course level:||Level 3|
|UCAS code:||Not applicable||Academic year:||2018 - 2019|
|Course delivery:||Part-time||Course length:||3 days|
Topics covered include: the roles of the Emergency First Aider, assessing an incident, unconscious casualties CPR and the recovery position, recognising signs and symptoms of injury and illness and assisting a casualty who is suffering from injury and illness, chest injuries, spinal injuries and anaphylaxis.
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, along with a wallet-sized plastic card detailing their qualification.
This course can be delivered at the College, Community Locations or at an Employer’s Premises for a full group of 12.