Level 3 First Aid at Work
Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work is designed for individuals wishing to act as a first aider in their workplace.
The qualification covers a range of essential first aid topics including the role and responsibilities of a first aider, managing unconscious casualties, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), responding to incidents involving choking or external bleeding, administering first aid to casualties with suspected head or spinal injuries or those with a suspected major illness.
This qualification is typically delivered over three days. Learners’ competence in first aid procedures is assessed during training by a combination of practical demonstration and written or verbal questioning.
The Level 3 Award in First Aid ( 3 Days ) at Work is valid for a period of three years. After this period, individuals wishing to retain their status as first aider must re-qualify