Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) 1 Day Course

Emergency life saving skills practitioners

The Qualsafe Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification designed for those who have a specific responsibility at work, to provide first aid in a range of emergency first aid situations. It is also ideal for people who have a specific responsibility to provide basic first aid in voluntary and community activities. During this 1 day course, learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of emergency first aid situations, including: managing an unresponsive casualty, CPR, choking, shock, wounds and bleeding and minor injuries


Any person who maybe required to act as an emergency first aider in their workplace.


  • Definition of First Aid
  • Responsibilities of appointed person
  • Actions in an emergency
  • Breathing & circulation
  • Airway obstruction
  • Resuscitation
  • Treatment of bleeding
  • Dressings & bandages
  • Treatment of shock
  • Defibrillation techniques



DELIVERY METHODS: Open Course | On Site | Online (Blended)

ASSESSMENT: Continuous assessment by observation, practical and questioning.

CERTIFICATION: Successful learners will receive a personalised Qualsafe Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF) e-Certificate immediately after their results have been submitted. Certificate is valid for 3 years.

COMPETENCY: Able to react and administer emergency life saving treatment.


In every workplace, first aid must be provided as follows:

  • A first aid kit (including the appropriate equipment)
  • The person who administers first aid
  • Information about first aid for all employees.

The UK law requires every employer, regardless of company size, to plan for the provision of first aid at work. The employer must ensure that someone is always available to provide or arrange first aid. This requirement applies even if the designated first aider is absent. A valid first aid certificate is required for the designated first aider. Employers are not required to have a fully trained first aider on staff, but a person must be designated to take charge of first aid in the workplace.


SHORT COURSE GRANT: This course is eligible for the following short course grant via CITB:-

  • Grant Rate & Tier: N/A | Grant Code: N/A – Not including levy exempt

SKILLS & TRAINING FUND: Are you a CITB-Registered employer, up to date with your Levy return and employ between 1-250 direct staff or CIS (No PAYE). If you answered yes, this training MAY be offset with funding as part of an application for between £2,500 up to £25,000 for training your workforce. Click our link for more information and/or contact the PGL team for our dedicated application support service: Skills and Training fund – CITB


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Qualsafe Emergency First Aid at Work
Price (GBP) £95.00 Excl. VAT
  • Course / group name
    Level 3 in Emergency First Aid at Work / Emergency First Aid at Work
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    The Qualsafe Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF) is a regulated qualification for those responsible at work to provide first aid in various emergency situations. It's suitable for community roles too. In this 1-day course, learners gain skills in CPR, choking, wounds, bleeding, and more.
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    Contact us at 0121 240 0375
    Email us at info@pglmidlands.com

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