First Aid Courses

BioGrad Education are proud to announce our partnership with Qualsafe, one of the largest Ofqual recognised Awarding Organisations in the UK. As a Qualsafe Centre we can deliver ground-breaking qualifications from one of the most experienced clinical teams in the industry, enabling us to grow our latest edition to the BioGrad Education suite of courses, First Aid Training. BioGrad Education can now offer the below qualifications at our site in Wavertree Technology Park, where there is free parking for all delegates or, if your team require, we can provide training packages at your place of work or community hub. Please contact our team to find out more at student.services@biograd.co.uk.

Qualsafe Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF)

First aiders are an integral part of workplace safety. The Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 require all employers to make arrangements to ensure their employees receive immediate attention if they are injured or taken ill at work. This includes appointing a suitable amount of first aiders and providing appropriate first aid training.

Intended Audience

The Qualsafe Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification, specifically designed for those who are appointed to act as a first aider in their workplace. It is also ideal for people who have a specific responsibility to provide first aid in voluntary and community activities.

Overview

Over a 3 day period, learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of first aid situations, including: assessing an incident, managing an unresponsive casualty, CPR, heart attacks, choking, head and spinal injuries, fractures, anaphylaxis and more.

Assessment Methods

7 x Practical assessments

2 x Theory assessments (Multiple Choice Question Papers)

Certification

Successful learners will receive a personalised Qualsafe Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) e-Certificate immediately after their results have been submitted.

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Qualsafe Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF)

First aiders are an integral part of workplace safety. The Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 require all employers to make arrangements to ensure their employees receive immediate attention if they are injured or taken ill at work. This includes appointing a suitable amount of first aiders and providing appropriate first aid training.

Intended Audience

The Qualsafe Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification designed for those who have a specific responsibility at work, to provide first aid in a range of emergency first aid situations. It is also ideal for people who have a specific responsibility to provide basic first aid in voluntary and community activities.

Overview

During this 1 day course, learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of emergency first aid situations, including: managing an unresponsive casualty, CPR, choking, shock, wounds and bleeding and minor injuries.

Assessment Methods

4 x Practical assessments

1 x Theory assessments (Multiple Choice Question Papers)

Certification

Successful learners will receive a personalised Qualsafe Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) e-Certificate immediately after their results have been submitted.

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Qualsafe Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (Annual Refresher) (RQF)

HSE guidelines state that employers should ensure their first aiders remain competent to perform their role. As such, it is strongly recommended that first aiders undertake annual refresher training to practise their skills and update their knowledge on the latest first aid procedures.

Intended Audience

The Qualsafe Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (Annual Refresher) (RQF) qualification is specifically designed to allow qualified first aiders to update their first aid skills yearly, until requalification training is required.

Overview

Over a half day period, learners will leave with a renewed confidence having had the opportunity to practise essential first aid procedures, including: managing an unresponsive casualty, recovery position, CPR, choking and more.

Assessment Methods

3 x Practical assessments

Certification

Successful learners will receive a personalised Qualsafe Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (Annual Refresher) (RQF) e-Certificate immediately after their results have been submitted, subject to a Centre’s Direct Claims Status and any required actions.

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