This version is the 100% classroom course. We also offer a blended version where you complete half the course using our unique video online training course and then attend a shorter classroom course.
The purpose of this FAQ Level 3 Award for First Responders on Scene: Emergency First Responder (RQF) qualification is to provide first responders with the skills, knowledge and understanding to provide the appropriate care to a casualty prior to the arrival of an ambulance.
This qualification will cover the knowledge and skills relating to scene safety and patient assessment and life-threatening emergencies, illnesses, medical conditions and injuries. This course is also aimed at individuals who work or intend to provide immediate emergency care. This qualification is
Category C on the FPHC PHEM Skills Framework:
Nationally certificated pre-hospital responder (use of airway adjuncts & oxygen) e.g. Community First Responder.
SIA accepted for security operatives.
The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.
This is delivered by MCP First Aid Training on behalf of ProTrainings who is an approved FutureQuals centre
Occupations that may use this qualification:
- Community First Responders
- Workplaces where a higher level of first aid is required
- High-risk workplaces
- First aid instructors
- Fire services
- Ambulance services
- Close protection
- Firearms officers
- Offshore workers
- Wind turbines
- Anyone needing a more advanced out of hospital care course with no prerequisites