Activity First Aid Course

Activity First Aid Course

Course Specification:

Qualification accreditation number: 603/2451/X

Description: This qualification is for those requiring a first aid qualification to support their role as a sports coach or instructor.

The qualification builds on the Emergency First Aid at Work qualification, to include core common injuries found in sporting activities.

Activity First Aid Course

Activity first aid course has been specifically designed for the role of the first aider in sports activities such as sports and athletic coaches, this is also popular with leisure centres too.

This course also includes recognition and management of illness and injuries in sporting activities so giving you a really good knowledge base and first aid qualification that is OFQUAL regulated.

Activity first aid is an Ofqual regulated course that is accredited by Qualifications Network

Our Pricing

Our pricing is Clear and Transparent and the price we quote is the price you pay.

This includes all certification, glossy training manuals, giveaways etc.

Min 3 people – Maximum 12

From £60 per person

COVID-19 and keeping you safe

It is hard not to think about this dreadful COVID 19 pandemic that is around the world but you can rest assure that Warwickshire First Aid Training Ltd implemented all governmental guidelines and have implemented new measures to ensure our first aid training is as safe as we can possibly make it keeping you as safe as possible.

You can learn more about the measures we have taken here.

Activity First Aid Course Day 1

Day 1 of Activity first aid course covers the Emergency First Aid at Work skills syllabus. Learning how to successfully manage an unconscious casualty and how to give effective lifesaving CPR and how to use an AED safely and confidently.

Also learning how to provide effective treatment for minor injuries and wounds such as bleeds, choking, shock, or seizures etc.

Activity First Aid Course Day 2

Day 2 of Activity first aid course covers effective treatment of minor sports injuries, dislocations, and broken bones. Also learning to provide effective treatment for a casualty who may be suffering from Asthma, Anaphylactic shock, Diabetes, Heart attack, Stroke, insect bites, or suffering from being Hot & Cold etc.

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Activity First Aid Course Syllabus Includes

Understand the role and responsibilities of the First Aider in reference to:

  • Preventing cross-infection
  • Importance of recording incidents and actions
  • Using available equipment
  • Assessing the situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency

Be able to carry out primary and secondary surveys and provide and administer first aid to a Child or Adult who:

  • is unresponsive but breathing normally
  • is unresponsive but NOT breathing normally (whether drowning or not)
  • is choking
  • has external bleeding
  • is suffering from medical shock
  • has injuries to eyes, bones, muscles, chest, and joints
  • is suffering from bites, stings, and minor injuries (splinters, cuts, grazes, or bruising)
  • has suspected fracture
  • has a head, neck, or back injuries
  • has minor burns or scalds
  • is having a seizure
  • is suffering from anaphylactic shock
  • has diabetes
  • has asthma
  • has allergic reactions
  • Suffering from extremes of hot or cold

Course Tests

Practical observations during the 2 training days and a final 40 multi-choice question paper at the end of the course.

Course Qualification

Delegates who successfully pass all the practical elements of the course and pass the final multi-choice paper will be awarded an Ofqual approved  QNUK Level 3 Award in Activity First Aid (RQF)

This qualification is valid for 3 years from the date of the course, they will receive an A4 size certificate and also a wallet/purse size plastic qualification card.

Course Pre-requisites

This qualification is aimed at those over 16 who are able to undertake the responsibilities associated with being a nominated first aider.

Candidates between 14-16 years can undertake the qualification, however, they should not be relied upon by employers to be a sole, nominated first aider.

It is recommended that candidates have a minimum of Level 2 literacy and numeracy or equivalent.

Geographical Coverage

This qualification is available to candidates in England.

The Qualification can be delivered in other countries however candidates should be aware that the content was developed in accordance with current UK practice.

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