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Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work

This qualification is essential for any candidate who wishes to become an appointed person for first aid, to gain a basic knowledge of first aid, and to learn what to do in the event of an emergency.

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Course Summary

Subject Area: Professional Training
Adult and Community
Location: Ilkeston
Full Time or Part Time: PT
Level: 3
Number Of Years: 1
Interview Required?: N
Weeks: 1
Hours: 6.00
Start: Flexible
Tuition: £100
Ilkeston

Apply now at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/course/level-3-award-in-emergency-first-aid-at-work
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Course Information for Students

Delegates will gain a basic understanding of first aid and what to do in the event of an emergency. There are no special entry requirements for this course, which is validated by Highfield Qualifications. Delegates must complete a course workbook and their practical skills will be continuously assessed by our trainer throughout.

 There are no special entry requirements for this course, which is validated by Highfield Qualifications.

  • Health and safety regulations
  • Being a first aider
  • Assessment of the first aid situation
  • Summoning the emergency services
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Top to toe survey
  • Using a defibrillator
  • Recovery position
  • Respiratory disorders
  • Unconsciousness and impaired consciousness
  • The circulatory system
  • Wounds and bleeding (bandages and dressings)
  • Bone, joint and muscle injuries
  • Use of slings
  • Burns and scalds
  • First aid box content

You will learn on-site.

You will be told what documents to bring when you have booked onto the course. 

Delegates must complete a course workbook and their practical skills will be continuously assessed by our trainer throughout.

You could complete the Level 3 Award in Full First Aid at Work to be qualified to become a first aider. 

To find out more, please contact Ikki.Kaur@derby-college.ac.uk

Course Information for Employers

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Career Information



This course could lead to one of these careers...

Ambulance Staff (Excluding Paramedics)

£20411

Ambulance Staff (Excluding Paramedics)

Nursing Auxiliaries and Assistants

£18210

Nursing Auxiliaries and Assistants

Teaching Assistants

£14431

Teaching Assistants

Care Workers and Home Carers

£15746

Care Workers and Home Carers

More Careers Information at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/career-pathways
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Course Information Last Updated On: October 26, 2023 2:09 pm