Posted on: Monday, 24 July 2017

When:
June 19, 2019 – June 21, 2019 all-day
2019-06-19T00:00:00+01:00
2019-06-22T00:00:00+01:00
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

Dec
2
Fri
all-day Emergency First Aid at Work (1 D...
Emergency First Aid at Work (1 D...
Dec 2 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.
13:00 Highfield Level 2 Award for Secu...
Highfield Level 2 Award for Secu...
Dec 2 @ 13:00 – 17:30
Please check documentation for relevant course entry requirements. This course is delivered by blended learning, with only one hour attendance to complete the 50 mins of Top Up Training Multiple Choice Exams. Please check the web page for further details, or get in touch. 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.
Dec
3
Sat
all-day Highfield Level 2 Award for Door...
Highfield Level 2 Award for Door...
Dec 3 – Dec 4 all-day
Please check documentation on the web page/pdf for relevant course entry requirements. In particular, please take note of the need for an accredited First Aid or Emergency First Aid certificate valid for 12 months after the start of the course. This is a two-day course, running over two consecutive days. The course also includes self-study which must be completed before the course. Please check the web page  for further details, or get in touch. 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.
Dec
5
Mon
all-day Level 2 Award for Personal Licen...
Level 2 Award for Personal Licen...
Dec 5 all-day
This fully remote course incorporates e-learning and a remote assessment. Please check the web page for further details, or get in touch. You can book this course online. Please ensure you’re booking the right course and assessment, depending on whether you will be working in England or Scotland. This is the APLH course for England – if you intend to work in Scotland, you need the SCPLH course.

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