This is a QA Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work. It is based on the latest HSE training standards for the delivery of first aid at work. The certificate is valid for 3 years. An annual refresher course is recommended by the HSE.
The course is designed for people who have a specific responsibility at work or people who are involved in voluntary community activities. It enables people to deal with emergency first aid situations.
The course is a minimum of 6 hours, of both practical and theoretical learning. An individual's knowledge and skills are appraised using a combination of practical and multiple choice assessments.