Highfield Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF)




Who is this qualification for?

  • This qualification is aimed at learners who wish to become emergency first-aiders in the workplace. This qualification meets the requirements for training emergency first-aiders in those organisations that have identified that staff need to be trained to this level within their first aid needs assessment.  

How long will it take?

  • To complete this emergency first aid at work qualification learners should expect to undertake 7 hours of learning, typically over one day, with a minimum contact time of 6 hours. 

Topics covered

  • Roles and responsibilities of the first aider and how to assess an incident.
  • First aid skills in CPR and use of an AED
  • Providing first aid to a casualty who is choking and dealing with external bleeding and hypovolaemic shock.

Assessment method

  • This qualification is assessed by a practical demonstration and a multiple-choice theory test.