Published on: 19-12-2017

This qualification launched on 1st October 2017 and replaced the Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (QCF).

Who is this qualification for?

This qualification is aimed at learners who wish to become emergency first-aiders in the workplace. This qualification meets the requirements for training emergency first-aiders in those organisations that have identified that staff need to be trained to this level within their first-aid needs assessment.

How long will it take?

To complete this qualification learners should expect to undertake 7 hours of learning, typically over one day, with a minimum contact time of 6 hours.

Topics covered

The qualification covers knowledge such as the roles and responsibilities of the first aider and how to assess an incident. The qualification also covers first aid skills in CPR and use of an AED, providing first aid to a casualty who is choking and dealing with external bleeding and hypovolaemic shock.

Assessment method

This qualification is assessed by a practical demonstration and written/oral questioning.

E-learning Options

You can add Geolin First Aid Training Service's First Aid at Work e-learning course to your learner registration (which includes a PDF copy of our First Aid at Work book). Alternatively, you can add this e-learning course with a hard copy of the publication. These additions can be made during the purchase process.

Invaluable support for your learners

Geolin First Aid Training Services will provide complete support for your learners at all time and will also provide follow up information via email, if there are any changes during your qualification period which is 3 years from the date of you passing the course.

Contact us for further details at george@geolinfats.co.uk