Opex HSE Services

OFQUAL Awarding First Aid at Work Level 3

Our course is designed for those who are appointed to act as a first aider in their workplace. Over a 3 day period, learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of first aid situations, including: assessing an incident, managing an unresponsive casualty, CPR, heart attacks, choking, head and spinal injuries, fractures, anaphylaxis and more.

OFQUAL Awarding First Aid at Work Level 3

Our course is designed for those who are appointed to act as a first aider in their workplace. Over a 3 day period, learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of first aid situations, including: assessing an incident, managing an unresponsive casualty, CPR, heart attacks, choking, head and spinal injuries, fractures, anaphylaxis and more.

Level

3

Length

3 days

Accredited by

OFQUAL

Price (PP)

£220 (+VAT)

Group bookings

Quote provided upon request

Course Summary

It is a requirement of the Health & Safety law that employers provide a safe and healthy environment to work in. If your assessment of first aid needs highlights the need for qualified first aiders, then this level 3 qualification (level 6 in Scotland) will provide you with suitable, highly trained personnel.

 

Syllabus

A range of subjects are covered in:

  • Legalities, responsibilities and reporting
  • Heart attacks
  • Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
  • Eye injuries
  • Fractures and spinal injuries
  • Choking
  • Control of bleeding
  • Chest injuries
  • Assessment of the situation
  • Diabetes
  • Shock (including Anaphylaxis)
  • Asthma
  • Head injuries
  • Poisoning
  • Sprains and strains
  • Stroke
  • Burns
  • Epilepsy
  • Resuscitation
  • Bandaging

 

This comprehensive three-day course covers a wide range of first aid emergencies, enabling all participants to deal with emergency situations with confidence in a prompt, safe and effective way. In addition, this course will include any protocol changes that may have arisen since their last training course.

This course will give the participants a qualification to the highest level of First Aid, meeting the statutory requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.

Certification

This qualification lasts for 3 years. To renew the qualification, learners will need to sit the FAW Re-Qual course. However, it is recommended that during the 3-year period, the learners attend annual refresher courses.

Assessment

Summative practical assessment is ongoing by the instructor each day, along with a written assessment on each day.

In-House

If you have several employees that you wish to train as a First Aid why not consider us coming to you.

NUCO Approved Training Instructor
IOSH Approved Training Provider
First Aid Awards
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Upcoming Course Dates

15/05/2024 – Girl Guiding in Preston

12/06/2024 – Girl Guiding in Preston

29/07/2024 – Preston Golf Club

21/08/2024 – Preston Golf Club

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