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Emergency First Aid at Work (+F) 1 Day 09:00-18:00

(1 customer review)

£90.00

Level 3 award in Emergency First Aid at Work +F (RQF) 

The qualification has been designed to provide the knowledge and competence for a learner to deal with emergency first aid situations in a forestry/agricultural environment.  The course is also ideal for arborists and those involved in planting trees.

Our Emergency First Aid at Work (+F) Course covers the following subjects:

  • Roles and Responsibilities of the First Aider
  • Reporting
  • Assessment of the situation
  • Resuscitation and Defibrillator (AED) awareness
  • Burns
  • Anatomy
  • Choking
  • Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
  • Minor injuries
  • Epilepsy
  • Infection prevention
  • Bleeding control
  • Shock

The +F section of the course covers the following subjects:

  • Emergency planning and remote medical assistance
  • Catastrophic Bleeding Control
  • Crush injuries
  • Effects of extreme cold
  • Lyme disease


Certification

Practical assessment is ongoing by the instructor and a three-year qualification will be issued to those who satisfy the criteria. In addition, the HSE strongly recommend that all students undergo an annual refresher programme of three hours.

This qualification is regulated in the UK and awarded by First Aid Awards (FAA).

FAA are an awarding organisation regulated by Ofqual and SQA Accreditation.  The qualification sits on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF)).  The qualification is delivered, assessed, and quality assured adhering to the Assessment Principles for Regulated First Aid Qualifications, and delivered and assessed in accordance with the current Resuscitation Council UK Guidelines.

 

Entry Requirements

The qualification is suitable for learners aged 16+ and it is recommended that learners hold a minimum of level 1 in literacy or equivalent to undertake the course.

Due to the practical nature of the first aid assessment there are physical demands. Learners must be able to get to the floor unaided and successfully demonstrate all required elements of the practical assessment on their own, with the casualty on the floor, as in a real-life situation. For example, a learner will need to get to the floor unassisted and demonstrate effective cardiopulmonary resuscitation on a manikin at floor level. If a learner has any concerns they should contact us before attending the course.

 

Qualification Assessment

The qualification is assessed through practical demonstration.

There is no grading of the assessment, learners pass or are referred.

 

Practical assessment

Scenarios are set recreating a real-life situation as far as possible to enable a learner to demonstrate their knowledge and practical skills. During the practical assessment the learner will be asked set related oral questions by the trainer/assessor.  The practical assessment is ongoing throughout the course with the trainer/assessor making learners aware of when they are being assessed and what they are required to demonstrate.  A learner must satisfactorily complete each scenario to pass the practical assessment.

 

Venues and Dates

Dumfries: Dumfries Baptist Church Centre 7 May 2024, Canonbie: Canonbie Public Hall 13th May 2024, Dumfries: Dumfries Baptist Church Centre 11 June 2024, Canonbie: Canonbie Public Hall 17 June 2024, Dumfries: Dumfries Baptist Church Centre 5 August 2024, Carlisle: People First Conference Centre 21 August 2024, Dumfries: Dumfries Baptist Church Centre 3 September 2024, Dumfries: Dumfries Baptist Church Centre 9 September 2024, Carlisle: People First Conference Centre 18 September 2024, Carlisle: People First Conference Centre 2 October 2024, Dumfries: Dumfries Baptist Church Centre 8 October 2024, Carlisle: People First Conference Centre 6 November 2024, Dumfries: Dumfries Baptist Church Centre 12 November 2024, Dumfries: Dumfries Baptist Church Centre 3 December 2024, Carlisle: People First Conference Centre 11 December 2024

1 review for Emergency First Aid at Work (+F) 1 Day 09:00-18:00

  1. Matt Hall

    Very good at what he does would highly recommend.

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