QA Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF)

Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW)


"She delivered a great course with enthusiasm and knowledge. It was fun and entertaining whilst also teaching us the serious skills to save someone's life. Highly recommended whether you are new to first aid or refreshing your skills.

Upcoming dates for this Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) course


The next dates for our fully accredited QA Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF) courses (also known as EFAW) are Mon 20 November, Sat 16 December 2017, Tues 23 January and Fri 16 February 2018.

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NEW Course Regulations


As of October 1st, 2017, the Level 2 Emergency First Aid at Work course has changed to a Level 3 and instead of falling under the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF), it will follow the Regulations Qualifications Framework (RQF).

The benefits of this one day Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) course

  • 1.1 million workers in Britain had an accident at work in 2014/2015.
  • Of those, 2,700 were from the East Midlands.
  • On average, one out of every 370 people received an injury at work.
  • The Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 require all employers to make arrangements to ensure their employees receive immediate attention if they are injured or taken ill at work.
  • This includes carrying out a risk assessment, appointing a suitable amount of first aiders and providing adequate first aid training.
  • Typically, first aiders will hold a valid certificate in either First Aid at Work (FAW) or Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW)
  • Our QA Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF) - EFAW - training course is the one recommended for first aiders in a low risk workplace.
  • Having the correct first aid provision in the workplace is not just a legal requirement, it is incredibly important for the safety of all members of staff!
  • As this is a Regulated Qualification, employers can book this course for their employees in the safe knowledge that they have fulfilled their legal responsibilities for providing quality first aid training, without having to undertake any lengthy due diligence checks.

In this Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) course we will cover:

  • The Roles and Responsibilities of an Emergency First Aider
  • Assessing an Incident
  • Minor Injuries
  • Cuts, Grazes and Bruises
  • Minor Burns and Scalds
  • Managing an Unresponsive Casualty
  • Recovery Position
  • CPR
  • Choking
  • Seizures
  • Wounds and Bleeding
  • Shock

Accredited, Ofqual regulated qualification


Our Emergency First Aid at Work Training Course is a nationally recognised, Ofqual regulated qualification accredited by Qualsafe Awards. This means that you can be rest assured that your Emergency First Aid at Work Training is of high quality and covers your legal obligations under HSE requirements.