First Aid Courses
AoFAQ Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (QCF)
This 18 hour course is delivered over 3 days. It includes hands on practice and an assessment.
Candidates will have to pass the assessment to qualify the course. This course follows the Health & Safety Executives FAW syllabus and on completion of training. Successful candidates should be able to:
- Achieve all of the EFAW course content plus:
- Administer first aid to a casualty with:
- Injuries to bones,
- muscles and joints,
- including suspected spinal injuries,
- Chest injuries,
- Burns and scalds,
- Eye injuries,
- Sudden poisoning,
- Anaphylactic shock.
- Recognise the presence of major illness (including heart attack, stroke, epilepsy, asthma, diabetes) and provide appropriate first aid.
You will need to pass a hands-on and written assessment in order to qualify.