OSH Qualifications UK Level 2 International Award in Emergency First aid at Work

Product Details

1.Who is this qualification for?

This qualification is designed for individuals who may need to provide first aid in emergency situations. This qualification is suitable for a range of people across various sectors and can be relevant for both work and non-work settings. The specific target audience may include individuals designated as workplace first aiders and employees responsible for ensuring the well-being of colleagues in a work environment. Furthermore, healthcare professionals, public service personnel, teachers and school staff, community volunteers, fitness instructors and general public may also benefit from this course.

2.How long will it take?

Expect to dedicate approximately 8 hours of study to achieve this qualification.

3.Topics Covered

The qualification encompasses key subjects such as principles of basic first aid, assessing and managing incidents, recognition of an emergency, activation of emergency medical services (EMS), assessment of the casualty, first aid to un-responsive casuality, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), use of an automated external defibrillator (AED), post-resuscitation care, chocking, wounds and bleeding, burns, communication skills, teamwork and leadership.

4.Assessment Method

The assessment for this qualification is conducted through a multiple-choice examination and Practical demonstration.

5.Guidance for International Delivery

OSH Qualifications Board UK recommends reaching out to the relevant Government Department in the target country where you plan to provide this qualification. This ensures alignment with local regulations and rules. In certain cases, registration as a training provider within the host country might be necessary. It is important to note that while OSH Qualifications Board UK upholds its own rigorous standards for approving centers, it does not represent or speak for other organizations or governmental departments.