First Aid at Work Re-qualifier

First Aid at Work at Work Re-Qualifier

Course Specification:

Qualification accreditation number: 603/2453/3

Description: This qualification is for those undertaking the role of a first aider in the workplace.

The QNUK Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) has been developed in conjunction with other AOs and supports employers to meet their requirements under Health and Safety (First-aid) Regulations 1981 and the Health and Safety (First-Aid) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1982.

First Aid at Work Re-qualifier

First aid at work re-qualifier course is exactly the same first aid course as the 3-day first aid at work course but this is delivered at a much faster pace over 2 days and is for requalification of in date first aid at work qualifications only.

Learners already have the required knowledge and skills and this requalification course will enable learners to brush up on their first aid skills and get up to speed on any changes since their last first aid at work course.

Learners will learn and revisit those essential skills on how to provide safe and effective CPR to a casualty who has stopped breathing and how to use an AED safely and confidently too. Learners will also revisit how to place a casualty in the recovery position to keep the casualty’s airway open and keep them safe till emergency services arrive on the scene.

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

More than 12, not a problem we will send an additional trainer.

From £69 per person

The first aid at work requalification course will also provide the learner with the skills and knowledge to be able to successfully treat a casualty who may be having a convulsive seizure, or experiencing a heart attack, stroke, angina, or having a sudden cardiac arrest (SCA).

Giving assistance and treatment to a casualty suffering from conditions such as diabetesanaphylaxis, asthma, or poisoning. Also learning how best to treat minor bleeds and wounds, dry burns, wet burns, and so much more on this 2 day (12 guided learning hours) first aid at work re-qualifier course.

First aid at work (Requalification) course is also available as an open course option at our centre in Rugby Warwickshire.

First aid at work re-qualifier course is Ofqual regulated and is accredited by QNUK and meets all current HSE and UK Resuscitation Council national standards and guidelines.

First Aid aid at Work re-qualifier course syllabus includes

Understand the role and responsibilities of a 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 provide first aid to a casualty who:

  • is unresponsive but breathing normally
  • is unresponsive but NOT breathing normally
  • is wounded and bleeding
  • has external bleeding
  • is suffering from medical shock
  • is having a heart attack
  • is having a stroke
  • has bites or stings
  • has had electric shock
  • has injuries to eyes, bones, muscles, and joints
  • has chest injury
  • has splinters, cuts, grazes, or bruising
  • has minor burns or scalds
  • is having a seizure
  • has sudden poisoning
  • is suffering from anaphylactic shock
  • has diabetes
  • has asthma
  • is suffering the effects of extreme heat or cold

first aid at work requalifier

Course Duration

12 guided learning hours (2 days).

Course Tests

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

Course Qualification

Candidates who successfully pass all the practical elements of the course and pass the final 40 questions multi-choice paper will be awarded an Ofqual approved QNUK Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF)

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

Course Pre-requisites

This qualification is aimed at those over 16 years of age who are able to undertake the responsibilities associated with being a workplace emergency first aider. Candidates between 14-16 years can undertake the qualification, however, they should not be relied upon by employers to be a sole first aider.

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

Attendees will be required to demonstrate first aid procedures as they would in a real work environment. This includes providing CPR to a casualty who is on the floor, therefore be physically capable of doing so.

Course Progression

For learners who are looking at progressing further in first aid then QNUK Level 3 Award in Responding to Incidents with an AED (RQF) would be a good step.

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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