Emergency First Aid at Work + F

Emergency First Aid at Work + F

Course Specifications:

Qualification accreditation number: 603/2463/6

Description: This Emergency First Aid at Work +F qualification is aimed at those undertaking the role of an emergency First Aider on Forestry Commission land, where a “+F” is required. The Qualification naturally meets the requirements of the Health and Safety (first aid) Regulations 1981 (1982 NI)

Our Pricing

Pricing that is both clear and transparent.

Starting at £394.33 + VAT for 6 people.

Each additional person £23.33 + VAT

Min. 6 people ; Max. 12 per trainer.

If your group is larger than 12, please contact us for a quote.

Emergency First Aid at Work + F

Staff members of the Forestry Commission who operate in relatively safe environments would benefit greatly from taking Emergency First Aid at Work + F. This includes a wide variety of occupations, such as land surveyors, farmers, rangers, fencing, and deer hunting.

The training includes both the Forestry Commission and Emergency First Aid at Work syllabuses, making it ideal for anyone who works on Forestry Commission or Forestry England land.

It is accredited by Qualifications Network UK and regulated by OFQUAL, the governmental organisation in charge of regulated qualifications in England.

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Emergency First Aid at Work + F Learning Outcomes

Understand the role and responsibilities of an Emergency First Aider in reference to:

  • Preventing cross-infection
  • Importance of recording incidents and actions
  • Using available equipment
  • Assessing the situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly, and effectively in an emergency

Be able to administer and provide first aid to a casualty who:

  • is unresponsive but breathing normally.
  • is unresponsive but NOT breathing normally.
  • is choking.
  • has external bleeding.
  • is suffering from medical shock.
  • has splinters.
  • has cuts, grazes, and bruising.
  • has minor burns or scalds.
  • is having a seizure.

Forestry Commission syllabus elements include:

  • Catastrophic bleed dressings.
  • Tourniquets.
  • Lime disease.
  • Poisoning.
  • Bites & stings.
  • Anaphylactic shock.
  • Crush injuries.
  • Hot & Cold elements.
  • Suspension trauma.

Course Duration

8 guided learning hours (1 day)

Course Tests

Multiple Choice Question Paper.

  • 70% required to pass this part of the course (14 out of 20)

Practical Observations.

  • For this qualification, learners must be able to perform relevant practical tasks on the floor during the summative assessment. 100% pass mark required.

The assessment will take place under strict examination conditions; i.e. students will sit at least 1.25 metres apart and will not be allowed to confer during the examination. No books, including dictionaries, will be permitted during the examination.

Course Qualification

Learners who successfully pass all the practical elements of the course and pass the final  multi-choice paper will be awarded an Ofqual-regulated QNUK Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work +F (RQF)

This is valid for 3 years from the assessment date of the course.

Each learner will receive:

  • An OFQUAL-regulated QNUK Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work + F (RQF) certificate
  • An OFQUAL-regulated QNUK Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work + F (RQF) pdf certificate.
  • QNUK plastic qualification card for a wallet or purse.

Course Pre-requisites

This Emergency First Aid at Work + F qualification is intended for individuals over the age of 16 who are capable of carrying out the responsibilities of a workplace emergency first aider.

Learners aged 14 to 16 can complete the qualification; however, they should not be relied on as the sole emergency first aider.

It is recommended that candidates have at least Level 2 literacy and numeracy skills or equivalent.

Learners will be required to demonstrate first aid procedures as they would in the workplace.

This includes performing CPR on a casualty who is on the floor and being physically capable of doing so.

Course Progression

For learners who are looking at progressing further in first aid then QNUK Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work + F (RQF) would be a good step.

Geographical Coverage

This qualification is available to learners in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland.

The Qualification can be delivered in other countries however learners should be aware that the content was developed in accordance with current UK practice.

Other First Aid Courses We Offer

Our pricing is open and transparent, with no hidden costs.

Book your course date with us, and we will come to your location to provide first aid training for you.

We also run workplace open courses from our centre in Rugby

Ideal for local businesses and individuals seeking a nationally recognised, accredited first aid qualification.

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