The Nexus Training Academy


Emergency First Aid in Trauma and Casualty Care (Level 3 Award)

Introduction This regulated and nationally recognised qualification has been developed in collaboration with the ATACC Group and is specifically designed to provide Learners with the skills and knowledge needed to deal with common medical and trauma emergencies. Intended Audience The QA Level 3 Award in First Aid Trauma and Casualty Care (FTACC Emergency) (RQF) is specifically designed for emergency first aiders who work in environments where trauma based incidents are more common, such as construction and manufacturing. Developed and supported by the ATACC Group, this qualification provides the knowledge required for early recognition of life-threatening situations and it is the first of a progressive suite of qualifications in trauma and casualty care. Course Overview During this 1 day course, Learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of common medical and trauma emergencies. Adopting the BURPS approach to patient assessment (Bleeding; Unconsciousness; Respiratory; Pain and numbness; Skin and temperature) and other trauma based techniques, it is ideal for those working in higher risk environments. Assessment Methods 5 x Practical Assessments and 1 x Theory Assessment (Multiple Choice Question Papers). Price Includes No hidden costs! We will not add any surprise charges and the cost of your course includes: + Free tea, coffee, refreshments (top priority!) + All practical and theory assessment costs, + Certificate and enrolment costs, + Taught delivery by one of our experienced tutors, + Access to training equipment throughout your course, even after your training day is complete + 1:1 tutor support if required for the duration of the programme Deposits: A deposit of 50% is required upon booking. The remaining cost must be paid prior to the course start date or on the first day of the course. Attendees who have not paid in full by the morning of the first day of the course, will not be allowed to continue and will not be eligible to receive a certificate or a refund. Qualification: Each successful learner will receive a personalised Nexus Training Academy/QualSafe Awards Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) certificate on completion of the course. You will have the choice of an e-certificate (available immediately) or a paper certificate which will be posted to your address. Refunds/Cancellations/Amendments: Please visit our policies and procedures page for information on cancelling, amending or deferring your course place.