First Response Emergency Care(RQF)

Level 3

Over a 5 day period, learners will gain the knowledge, skills and competencies needed to deal with a range of prehospital care emergencies, such as: managing a patient’s airways, catastrophic bleeding, management of fractures, medical emergencies and more.

This course can be accredited or non accredited.

Who is the course for?

This regulated and nationally recognised prehospital care qualification is ideal for those seeking a career in the emergency services, ambulance service, the event and security medical sector or those who work in high
risk workplaces.

Number of candidates

Maximum number of 12

Duration of Course

4.5 days.

Cost

Per course (12 candidates) at your premises - £3000

Course content

• Roles and responsibilities of a first responder
• Medical emergencies
• Patient assessment
• Airway management
• Adult, child and infant CPR & AED usage
• Return of spontaneous circulation (ROSC) procedures
• Emergency oxygen Traumatic injuries Catastrophic bleeding Shock
• Poisoning and intoxicating substances
• External and internal bleeding
• Helmet removal
• Neck, spine and pelvic immobilisation
• Environmental exposure
• Burns and scalds
• Minor injuries
• Incident reporting

Certification

All candidates will receive a certificate that is valid for 3 years.

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