IQ Level 2 – Emergency First Aid at Work

About this Qualification

The Emergency First Aid at Work meets The Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 in respect of First Aid at Work. It is aimed at individuals who intend to develop and gain formal recognition of their knowledge, understanding and skills of first aid at work. The course duration is one day only.

As all employers are required by law to have first aid provision for their employees, this qualification is appropriate for all individuals working or intending to work at any organisational level.

Through completing the single mandatory unit, all learners will cover the essentials of emergency first aid at work. This includes: roles and responsibilities, incident assessment and managing and administering first aid to casualties in a variety of situations. These situations could relate to breathing, chocking, bleeding, shock and minor injuries.