First aid courses:

STA Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work

Regulators:

Ofqual

Qualification Number: 603/2346/2

Title: STA Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work

Credit Value: 1 Credit

 

SQA

Qualification Number: R542 04

Title: STA Award in Emergency First Aid at Work at SCQF Level 6

Credit Value: 1 Credit

Pre-Requisites:

  • Be 16 years of age or older

Validity of Award:

This qualification is valid for 3 years.

Length of Course:

7 Notional Guided Learning Hours:

 

  • 6 Recommended Guided Learning Hours
  • 1 Non-Contact Guided Learning Hours

Course Information:

This qualification covers:

 

  • The role and responsibilities of a first aider
  • Assess an incident
  • Unresponsive casualty
  • Choking
  • External bleeding
  • Shock
  • Small cuts
  • Grazes
  • Bruises
  • Small splinters
  • Injuries to bones, muscles and joints
  • Burns and scaldsli>

Mandatory Units:

  • Emergency First Aid in the Workplace

Assessment Criteria:

  • Continual assessment by the tutor
  • Complete a worksheet during the course