Level 3 STA First Aid at Work

Aim

The First Aid At Work qualification aims to create a level of competence in first aid skills for the workplace.

Course Information

The First Aid At Work qualification covers:

  • The ability to act safely, promptly and effectively when an emergency arises in the workplace
  • The ability to administer cardiopulmonary resuscitation promptly and effectively
  • Administering first aid safely, promptly and effectively to a casualty who is unconscious, wounded or bleeding, burned or scalded, suffering from bone injury, muscle injury, joint injury, shock, eye injury, poisoned, or overcome by gas/fumes
  • Transporting a casualty to safety as required by the circumstances of the workplace
  • The recognition of minor illnesses and taking appropriate action
  • Maintaining records and providing written information to a doctor or hospital if required
  • Understanding the importance of personal hygiene in first aid procedures
  • Understanding the legal framework for first aid provision at work
  • Demonstrating the use of first aid equipment provided in the workplace.
Assesment

The assessment criteria are as follows:

  • Continual assessment by the tutor
  • Demonstrate the ability to administer cardiopulmonary resuscitation on an adult manikin
  • Demonstrate the ability to carry out first aid for an unconscious casualty
  • Demonstrate the ability to carry out first aid for a workplace emergency situation
  • Complete 2 multiple-choice papers with a score of 100%
Revalidation

This qualification requires revalidation every 3 years to update knowledge and demonstrate understanding.

Pre-requisites
  • Be of 16 years of age or older
Validity of Award
  • This qualification is valid for 3 years.
Length of Course

24 Notional Learning Hours

  • 18 Recommended Guided Learning Hours
  • 6 Non-contact Guided Learning Hours

COURSES

Course Name Course Date Course Length Course Location Course Cost  
Level 3 STA First Aid at Work 30/05/2018 3 Days Preston £139.99 Enquire