First Aid at Work Re-qualifier

First Aid at Work at 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.

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First Aid at Work Re-Qualifier

First Aid at Work Re-Qualifier course is a popular first aid course that is ideally suited to those first aiders who are looking at renewing their first aid at work qualification before the expiry of their current first aid at work qualification.


This first aid at work qualification is OFQUAL regulated and Qualifications Network UK accredited, and is nationally recognised and widely accepted throughout the UK.

This means for you as the business owner that you are fully covered in regards to no further due diligence is required by you because the first aid course is regulated and meets all the requirements under Health & Safety (First Aid) requirements.

This first aid course meets all current national industry guidelines and is mapped to current HSE (first aid) and UK Resuscitation Council guidelines.

Our Pricing

Pricing starts from £400 + vat for 3 learners.

Each additional learner is £60 + vat.

Min 3 – Max 12 learners per trainer

Contact us for a detailed quote for your first aid course

First Aid at Work Re-qualifier

In just 12 hours of guided learning, your learners will have the skills, knowledge, confidence, and competence to be able to give a casualty effective CPR, use an AED.  Your learners will have the knowledge and skills to be able to treat minor burns, scalds, wounds, and provide essential treatment to a casualty who is choking, having a seizure, has been poisoned, or who is in medical shock.


Your learners will also learn and revisit how to successfully manage a casualty who may have a minor bleed, burn, or scald, also learning to manage conditions such as a casualty suffering from anaphylactic shock, seizures, asthma, heart attacks, angina, SCA (sudden cardiac arrest) strokes, diabetes, severe choking, poisoning, drowning, and crushing injuries.


They will also revisit and learn how to provide treatment and safely manage a casualty who has sustained a neck injury, head injury, spinal injury, or has sustained broken bones, dislocation, ligament injury, or soft tissue injury.


This is an intensive 2 day (12 tutor guided learning hours) course that is only available for first aid at work first aider looking at renewing their qualification
BEFORE expiry of current first aid at work qualification.

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first aid at work requalifier

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 an 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

Course Duration

12 guided learning hours (2 days). Training days can be split on request. 

Course Tests

Multiple Choice Question Paper.

  • 70% required to pass this part of the course (28 out of 40)

Practical Observations.

  • For this qualification, learners must be able to perform relevant practical tasks on the floor during the summative assessment. 100% pass mark required.

The assessment will take place under examination conditions; i.e. learners will sit at least 1.25 metres apart and will not be allowed to confer during the examination. No books, including dictionaries, will be permitted during the examination.

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 assessment date of the course.

Each successful learner will receive;

  • An A4 size Ofqual regulated certificate
  • A PDF copy of the certificate.
  • Plastic wallet/purse size 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, Wales, and Northern Ireland.

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

Other First Aid Courses We Offer

Our pricing is per person and not per group so you only pay for what you need and not what you don’t need.

Book your date with us and we will come to your site to deliver your first aid training for you.

We also run open courses from our centre in Rugby Warwickshire which are ideal for local businesses.

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