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Where a workplace first aid risk assessment identifies a need for an Emergency First Aider in the Workplace,
this one-day qualification meets the requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 and the
Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1982.
The learner will attain knowledge and the practical competence required to deal with a range of workplace first
This qualification is regulated in the UK and awarded by First Aid Awards. FAA are an Awarding Organisation regulated by Ofqual and
SQA Accreditation. The qualification sits on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF) and the Scottish Credit and Qualifications
The qualification is delivered in accordance with the protocols set by the latest Resuscitation Council Guidelines.
Due to the practical nature of the first aid assessment there are physical demands and learners must be able to demonstrate their skills as in
a real-life situation. An example of this would be to demonstrate CPR on a manikin at floor level.