Student First Aid - Level 2: 3-hours

As of the end of September 2020, the Government announced that health education will be compulsory in all state-funded schools in England and this includes basic first aid training.

Course Summary

FAA Level 2 Award in Student First Aid (RQF)

As of the end of September 2020, the Government announced that health education will be compulsory in all state-funded schools in England and this includes basic first aid training.

This 3-hour Student First Aid course has been designed for key stage 3 and key stage 4 students (11+ years) and fulfils the requirements of the Department for Education in respect of first aid training.

Not only would secondary schools meet the statutory requirements for health education, but students would also have the opportunity to attain a nationally regulated qualification, enhance their CV and develop new life skills.

Course Contents

This course covers a range of topics, including (but not limited to) the following:

  • What is first aid?

  • Primary survey

  • Recovery position

  • Resuscitation

  • Safe use of an AED

  • Choking

  • Head injuries

  • Cuts, grazes and bruises

  • Nosebleeds

  • Minor burns and scalds

  • Fractures and dislocations

  • Sprains and strains

Certification

This qualification lasts for 3 years. However, it is recommended that, during the 3 year period, delegates attend annual refresher courses.

Duration

A minimum of three contact hours in the classroom, consisting of practical and theoretical activities, plus some pre-course activity could be required. Ideally, the course should be run over one day.

Further Information

Duration: 3-hours

Group size: 12 Candidates per 1 Trainer/Assessor

Assessment method: Activities, test paper, practical assessment

Pre-requisite: Candidates must be at least 11-years old

Suggested progression:

  • Recommended Annual Refresher Training;

  • Option to upgrade to other First Aid qualifications;

Course Prices

Price per person at our venue:

£58.00 (ex VAT)

Price per group at your venue:

£299.00 (ex VAT)

Further Information

Duration: 3-hours

Group size: 12 Candidates per 1 Trainer/Assessor

Assessment method: Activities, test paper, practical assessments

Pre-requisite: Candidates must be at least 11-years old

Suggested progression:

  • Recommended Annual Refresher Training;

  • Option to upgrade to other First Aid qualifications;

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