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Highfield Level 3 First Aid at Work (RQF)

Southwark Campus

Mode: Full-time; Block release; Day release; Weekend only

Overview

Who is this qualification for?

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

First aid

Topics covered

The qualification covers knowledge such as the roles and responsibilities of the first aider, how to assess an incident and recognising signs and symptoms of injury and illness. The qualification also covers first aid skills in CPR and use of an AED and assisting a casualty who is suffering from major injury and illness such as chest injuries, spinal injuries and anaphylaxis.

First Aid training should be risk-specific so please contact us if you would like to discuss a training package based on your specific requirements.

Accreditations

Modules

Employability

Employability Service

We are University of the Year for Graduate Employment for the second year in a row - The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018, 2019.

At LSBU, we want to set you up for a successful career. During your studies – and for two years after you graduate – you’ll have access to our Employability Service, which includes:

  • An online board where you can see a wide range of placements: part-time, full-time or voluntary. You can also drop in to see our Job Shop advisers, who are always available to help you take the next step in your search.
  • Our Careers Gym offering group workshops on CVs, interview techniques and finding work experience, as well as regular presentations from employers across a range of sectors.

Our Student Enterprise team can also help you start your own business and develop valuable entrepreneurial skills.

Professional links

Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements.

How to apply

To book your place on the course, download and complete the booking form and return by email to coachingcourses@lsbu.ac.uk.

Applications will be accepted on a first come first served basis, your place will only be confirmed on receipt of full payment and completion of the application form.

Once you have returned the booking form, you can pay by card at our online store or come into the LSBU Sports Centre to pay in person.

Course 1:

  

Wednesday

5 September 2018

9.30-16.30

Thursday

6 September 2018

9.30-16.30

Friday

7 September 2018

9.30-16.30

Course 2:

  

Monday

10 December 2018

9.30-16.30

Tuesday

11 December 2018

9.30-16.30

Wednesday

12 December 2018

9.30-16.30

Course 3:

  

Monday

20 May 2019

9.30-16.30

Tuesday

21 May 2019

9.30-16.30

Wednesday

22 May 2019

9.30-16.30

Prepare to start

All participants will be given details about the course prior to attending, including; the time, location and course structure of the day.

Fees and funding

Courses are £235.