|VTCT Product Code: FA2A1||GLH:||Age Restriction: 16|
|Qualification Number: 603/2380/2||Units: 1||Registration End Date: 31st Jul 2020|
Documentation for this qualification last amended 6th September 2018
Statement of purpose
Who is this qualification for?
The VTCT Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work is aimed at learners who wish to attain knowledge and the practical competency required to deal with a range of workplace first aid situations. There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification.
What does this qualification cover?
This qualification will teach learners how to:
Additionally learners will identify how to minimise the risk of infection.
Why is this qualification the most suitable?
Learners will understand the role of an Emergency First Aid at Work responsible person and be able to provide a valuable skill that is not only required by employers but can be used in any given emergency situation. Throughout this qualification, learners will develop their knowledge and understanding of a range of practices and theories that can be used in a variety of emergency situations. They will also develop the ability to apply practically the knowledge, understanding and skills by simulation where specified.
What could this qualification lead to?
Learners who achieve this qualification are eligible to become a recognised Emergency First Aid at Work responsible person who is able to provide emergency first aid in a safe, prompt and effective manner. Additionally learners may wish to undertake further study to complete the VTCT Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work.
Who supports this qualification?
The Assessment Principles have been produced by the First Aid Awarding Organisation Forum (FAAOF) in cooperation with the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and Qualification Regulators.
Mandatory - from this group you'll need to cover a minimum of 1 components and earn a minimum of credits.
|Unit Code||Unit Ref||Unit Title||Level||Credits||GLH|
|UFA1||M/616/4020||Emergency First Aid in the workplace||3||6|
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