SCQF Level 6 Award (Scotland)
It is a requirement of the Health & Safety law that employers should provide a safe and healthy environment for their employees. If the assessment of First Aid needs highlights the need for qualified First Aider’s, then this Level 3 qualification (Level 6 in Scotland) will provide you with suitable, highly trained personnel.
This comprehensive three-day course covers a wide range of First Aid emergencies, enabling all participants to deal with an emergency situation with confidence in a prompt, safe and effective way. This course will give the participants a qualification to the highest level.
Legalities, responsibilities and reporting
Assessment of the situation
Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
Shock (including Anaphylaxis)
Fractures and spinal injuries
Control of bleeding
Sprains and strains
Assessment is ongoing by the instructor along with a question paper on each day.
A three year Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (Level 6 in Scotland) will be issued to the learner, subject to successful assessment.