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QNUK Level 3 Award In

Emergency Outdoor First Aid (RQF)


Qualification number: 603/2454/5

Guided learning hours: 8

Total Qualification time: 10

Credit value: 1

Who is this for? This qualification is for those undertaking the role of a first aider in an outdoors environment, for example at outdoor pursuits activity centres. The qualification is typically delivered over one day and covers common injuries and conditions that activity instructors may face. 

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 Outdoor first aid (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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