FAIB%20First%20Aid%20at%20Work%20Requalification%20-%202%20Days.jpg

QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF)

At Stream Marine Training, we offer the highest quality teaching and facilities. Our first aid courses will provide learners with in depth knowledge across all areas of medial training. The First Response Emergency Care (RQF) forms part of a progressive suite of prehospital care qualifications that lead to the Level 6 Diploma in Paramedic Practice (RQF). It is also used for Trauma responders, such as Search and rescue Helicopter crews, Event Medical Responder, Emergency Care Support Worker and more.

Interested in attending? Have a suggestion about running this event near you?
Register your interest now

FAIB%20First%20Aid%20at%20Work%20Annual%20Update%20-%203%20Hours.jpg

Description

Over a 5-day period, Learners will gain the knowledge, skills and competencies needed to deal with a range of Prehospital care emergencies, such as: managing a patient’s airways, catastrophic bleeding, management of fractures, medical emergencies and more.

Endorsed by The Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care – The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, and fulfilling the competencies set out in the PHEM skills framework this fantastic qualification is perfect for a range of roles in emergency care. 

Not the right course for you? Click here to find out more about QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency (RQF) Revalidation.

Certification

QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF)

Who is this course for?

The QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification specifically designed for those seeking a career in the emergency services, ambulance service, the event and security medical sector or those who work in high risk workplaces.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the role and responsibilities of a first responder providing emergency care
  • Be able to assess an incident
  • Be able to assess a patient
  • Be able to assess a patient’s airway
  • Be able to manage a patient’s airway
  • Be able to manage an unresponsive patient who is not breathing normally
  • Be able to use appropriate equipment during a resuscitation attempt
  • Be able to administer emergency oxygen
  • Be able to manage catastrophic bleeding
  • Be able to manage a patient who is in shock
  • Be able to manage a patient who is bleeding
  • Know how to manage a patient with burns or scalds
  • Know how to manage a patient with minor injuries
  • Know how to manage a patient with sudden poisoning
  • Be able to provide emergency care to a patient with head and spinal injuries
  • Be able to provide emergency care to a patient with injuries to bones, muscles and joints
  • Understand how to identify a patient with breathing difficulties
  • Understand how to manage a patient with breathing difficulties
  • Know how to manage a patient with anaphylaxis
  • Know how to manage a patient with suspected major illness
  • Know how to manage a patient who is in seizure
  • Understand how to provide emergency care for the effects of environmental exposure

Revalidation

This qualification is valid for a period of 3 years. The Learner needs to retake the qualification before the certificate expiry date to remain qualified.

Dates

Similar Courses

STCW Updating Proficiency in Survival Craft & Rescue Boat (Route 2) is a hands-on course, focusing on launch and recovery using davits, for anyone working as core crew on a merchant vessel and is accredited by the Maritime Coastguard Agency (MCA).
The law states that employers have a legal responsibility to provide adequate training for those who perform manual handling tasks in their day to day role. However, with incorrect manual handling causing over a third of workplace injuries, adequate training is not only a legal requirement, it is incredibly important for the safety of all staff.
Package Deal: To book all 5 STCW Basic Safety week courses phone +44 (0) 141 212 8777 to receive a package discount
Supported by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB), the QA Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification designed to provide Learners with a basic awareness of health and safety within a construction environment.