This qualification is designed for people who have a specific responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community activities, to provide first aid when dealing with an emergency situation.
- The roles and responsibilities of a first aider
- Assessing an incident
- Managing an unresponsive casualty
- Recovery position
- Heart Attack
- Head and spinal injuries
- Chest injuries
- Wounds and bleeding
- Sprains, strains and dislocations
- Minor injuries
- Burns and scalds
- Eye injuries
This Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work is valid for a period of 3 years, within which time the learner will need to re-take the course and the assessments in order to remain qualified. It is regarded as best practice for those holding first aid qualifications to undertake annual refresher training.