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IQ Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work


Qualification Number 600/8124/7
Title IQ Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work
Category National
Sector General Skills | Health & Care | Health & Safety
Operational Start Date 25/03/2013
Operational End Date 30/09/2017
Total Units 2 Mandatory Units
Min Guided Learning Hours 18 Total Qualification Time
Min Age From 16


Registration Fee : £9.50 (excluding VAT) 

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About this Qualification

The IQ Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work meets The Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 in respect of First Aid at Work. It is aimed at individuals who intend to develop and gain formal recognition of their knowledge, understanding and skills of first aid at work. The course duration is a minimum of 3 days.

 As all employers are required by law to have first aid provision for their employees, this qualification is appropriate for all individuals working or intending to work at any organisational level.

 Through completing the two mandatory units, all learners will cover the essentials of first aid at work. This includes: roles and responsibilities, incident assessment and managing and administering first aid to casualties in a variety of situations. These situations could relate to breathing, chocking, bleeding, shock, minor injuries, burns, scalds, poisoning, illness and anaphylaxis. Learners will also cover the administration of first aid to casualties with more major injuries including those affecting: bones, muscles, joints, head, spine, chest and eye(s).   

Unit Structure

Re-qualification: Candidate has successfully re-qualified
Mandatory UnitsMinimum Units:2
 Minimum Credits:3
 A/504/4517Emergency First Aid in the Workplace216
 F/504/4518Recognition and Management of Illness and Injury in the Workplace3212


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