Posted on: Monday, 17 February 2020

When:
November 18, 2020 – November 20, 2020 all-day
2020-11-18T00:00:00+00:00
2020-11-21T00:00:00+00:00
Where:
23-24 High St
Royal Wootton Bassett, Swindon SN4 7AA
UK
Cost:
£186 per person inc. vat
Contact:

Timings:

On each day, the course runs from 9:30 – 4:30 with breaks.

Qualification Overview

The qualification is designed for those learners already working or preparing to work in industry who have been identified within the company’s risk assessment of First Aid. 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. The qualification is assessed via on-going oral questioning, and end of course theory test and
practical demonstration.

This is an RQF qualification.

Further information on this qualification

Qualification Structure

This qualification consists of two mandatory units, which learners must complete
successfully in order to achieve the qualification:

  • Unit 1 – Emergency First Aid in the Workplace
  • Unit 2 – Recognition and Management of Illness and Injury in the Workplace

To be able to complete the course you must attend, comprehend the learning outcomes (see further details) and pass all the practical and theoretical aspects required.

 Further details of course content

Duration of the Course

The Health & Safety Executive (HSE), in addition to this guidance, have stipulated that the minimum contact hours for this qualification, excluding breaks, should be for a minimum period of 18 hours over 3 days and exceeds the HSE requirements for the minimum retraining required for re-qualification of 12 hours. Anyone requiring requalification can attend today 2 and 3 or this course, as well as completing the on-line learning element.

E-Course

The on-line learning will contribute to at least 4hrs of the total qualification time.

Entry Requirements

Learners are required to be 16 years of age prior to certification. It is advised that learners have a minimum of Level 1 in literacy or numeracy.

ID Requirements

It is the responsibility of the centre to have systems in place to ensure that the person taking an assessment is indeed the person they are claiming to be.

Assessment

  • Practical observation: The practical assessment of learners for the qualification is completed throughout the course delivery. This ongoing assessment will involve learners demonstrating practical first aid skills across a number of areas.
  • Written/Oral questioning: Learners are required to answer a series of questions ensuring their understanding of the theory content is sufficient to meet the required standard. Oral questioning can be used to extract further information for these questions during the practical assessments, with the tutor documenting the responses, or when needing to supplement learners’ written responses, according to individual learners’ needs.
  • Accident Report Form: Learners are required to show evidence that they are able to complete an accident report form.
    This qualification lasts for a period of 3 years, at which point candidates will need to re-sit the course, however the recommendation is that learners refresh their knowledge annually.

Progression

Upon successful completion learners may wish to continue their development via the completion of any of the sign-posted qualifications/training:

  • Level 3 Award in First Aid Response
  • Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid

 

Upcoming Training Courses

Oct
3
Tue
all-day HABC Level 3 Award in First Aid ...
HABC Level 3 Award in First Aid ...
Oct 3 – Oct 5 all-day
Timings: On each day, the course runs from 9:30 – 4:30 with breaks. Further information: Please see the web page for details of this course and other First Aid course options. Online booking: You can book this course online.
09:00 HABC Level 3 Award in First Aid ...
HABC Level 3 Award in First Aid ...
Oct 3 @ 09:00 – Oct 5 @ 17:00
Please check documentation for relevant course entry requirements. This is a blended learning course. There is an e-learning component and three consecutive days attendance at the designated training centre. runs over three consecutive days, each day running from 9:00-17:00. See the course page for details. Discounts are applied for bookings of more than one candidate — the more  candidates book, the more you save! 25% off for bookings of 12 or more.
Oct
4
Wed
all-day HABC Level 3 Award in First Aid ...
HABC Level 3 Award in First Aid ...
Oct 4 – Oct 5 all-day
Important Booking Information Please check documentation for relevant course entry requirements. This course runs over two consecutive days, each day running from 9:00-16:30. The calendar may only display the first day. See the course pdf summary for details.
Oct
6
Fri
all-day Emergency First Aid at Work (1 D...
Emergency First Aid at Work (1 D...
Oct 6 all-day
Please check documentation for relevant course entry requirements. This is a blended course, incorporating e-learning and a one-day practical session. Please check the web page for further details, or get in touch. You can also book this course online. Discounts are applied for bookings of more than one candidate — the more candidates book, the more you save! 25% off for bookings of 12 or more.

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