Introduction Ideal as an alternative to the First Person on Scene Intermediate (FPOSi) qualification, the QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) also forms part of a progressive suite of prehospital care qualifications that lead to the QA Level 6 Diploma in Paramedic Practice (RQF). The 3 day QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) re-qualification course is also perfect for those who have already completed an FPOSi qualification and are due to requalify. Endorsed by The Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care – The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, and fulfilling the competencies set out in the PHEM skills framework at descriptor level D, this fantastic qualification is perfect for a range of roles in emergency care, such as: Event Medical Responder, Emergency Care Support Worker and more. What’s more, the QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) has been shortlisted for the Federation of Awarding Bodies (FAB) ‘Qualification of the Year’ Award 2018, and is one of the few first aid qualifications recognised by the Security Industry Authority (SIA). Intended Audience The QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification specifically designed for those seeking a career in the emergency services, ambulance service, the event and security medical sector or those who work in high risk workplaces. Qualification SpecificationCourse Overview Over a 5 day period, Learners will gain the knowledge, skills and competencies needed to deal with a range of Prehospital care emergencies, such as: managing a patient’s airways, catastrophic bleeding, management of fractures, medical emergencies and more. For a more detailed overview of the topics covered, please download the Qualification Specification. Assessment Methods 13 x Practical assessments, 3 x Theory assessments (Multiple Choice Question Papers) and 4 x Skills tests. 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.