QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF)

This regulated and nationally recognised prehospital care qualification is clinically endorsed by The Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care- The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, and fulfils the competencies set out in the Pre-hospital Emergency Medicine (PHEM) skills framework at descriptor level D.

Suitable for: Those seeking a career in the emergency services, ambulance services, the event medical sector or those who work in high risk workplaces.

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AIM

The purpose of this qualification is to prepare delegates to be able to demonstrate the practical administration of safe, prompt, effective prehospital care in situations which can arise when providing emergency treatment and/or management.

OBJECTIVE

To enable delegates to attain the knowledge and practical competencies needed to deal with a range of prehospital emergency situations.

The QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) comprises 3 mandatory units with a Total Qualification Time (TQT) of 150 hours.

Contact learning hours: 35 (classroom)

Self-directed study: 118 hours

Minimum time to complete the award: 3 weeks

Maximum time to complete the award: 20 weeks

Assessment

13 x Practical assessments

3 x Theory assessments (Multiple Choice Question Papers)

4 x Skills tests and continuous formative assessment conducted throughout the course

Valid for 3 years

  • Roles and responsibilities of a first responder
  • Medical emergencies
  • Patient assessment
  • Airway management Adult, child and infant CPR & AED usage
  • Emergency oxygen
  • Traumatic injuries
  • Catastrophic bleeding
  • Shock
  • Poisoning and intoxicating substances
  • External and internal bleeding
  • Helmet removal
  • Cervical collars and pelvic splints
  • Environmental exposure
  • Burns and scalds
  • Minor injuries
  • Incident reporting.

 

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QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF)

Belfast

£510.00

Thursday, 25 June 2020 - Monday, 29 June 2020

09:30 AM - 05:00 PM (5 days)

  • Belfast
  • £510.00 incl. VAT
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Thu 25 Jun 2020 - Mon 29 Jun 2020

09:30 AM - 05:00 PM (5 days)

Suitable for: The QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RCF) qualification is specifically designed for those seeking a career in the emergency services, ambulance services, the event medical sector or those who work in high risk workplaces.

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