Level 3 Award First Aid at Work
(3 Day FAW course)

Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (QCF) (FAW)

This course is designed for anyone wanting to become an accredited workplace first aider or someone who would like to enter the world of event cover. It is particularly appropriate to companies/individuals where HSE Guidelines recommend a qualified person within the workplace.

You will be taught by medical professionals who will help you gain confidence in the skills you are taught.

Length of Course:

3 Days.

Learner entry requirements:

No previous first aid knowledge is required to attend this course.

This course will enable you to:

  • understand the role and responsibilities of a first aider.
  • assess an incident.
  • manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally.
  • manage an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally.
  • recognise and assist a casualty who is choking.
  • manage a casualty with external bleeding.
  • manage a casualty who is in shock.
  • manage a casualty with a minor injury.
  • conduct a secondary survey.
  • administer first aid to a casualty with injuries to bones, muscles and joints.
  • administer first aid to a casualty with suspected head and spinal injuries.
  • administer first aid to a casualty with suspected chest injuries.
  • administer first aid to a casualty with burns and scalds.
  • administer first aid to a casualty with an eye injury.
  • administer first aid to a casualty with sudden poisoning.
  • administer first aid to a casualty with anaphylaxis.
  • provide first aid to a casualty with a suspected medical emergency.