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QNUK LevelĀ 3 Award In

First Aid at Work (Management of Catastrophic Bleeding) (RQF)


Qualification number: 603/2561/6

Guided learning hours: 19 but 13 for those completing a requalification

Total Qualification time: 23

Credit value: 3

Who is this for? This qualification is for those undertaking the role of a first aider in the workplace. The qualification has the additional assessment criterion for managing a catastrophic bleed.

Pre-Requisites: This qualification is available to those over 16 years. Candidates should be at least a level 2 numeracy and literacy or equivalent. Candidates under the age of 16 can complete the qualification, however, employers should not rely on those under 16 to be a lone first aider.

Progression route: Learners may progress onto the following qualifications:

  • QNUK Level 3 Award in Responding to Anaphylactic Reactions (RQF)
  • QNUK Level 3 Award in Responding to Incidents with an AED (RQF)

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More: for more information about this qualification, download the Qualification Specification

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