Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work
What Course is Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work?
The Level 2 Award in Emergency First aid qualification is an approved course. this covers a range of essential emergency first aid topics including the role and responsibilities of a first aider, recognizing signs and symptoms of injury and illness, managing unconscious casualties, cardiopulmonary (CPR), and responding to incidents, such as choking or external bleeding.
How Many Exams are there in the Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work?
There is no formal examination for this qualification, however, this qualification is assessed by a practical demonstration and written/oral questioning which includes 30 MCQ’s and the candidate must score a minimum of 22 Marks to pass this course.
Who should do the Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work?
Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work is a suitable qualification for all those who are responsible to manage health-related issues or act as the first aider at a site or in the community. This qualification is also suitable for all those who want to start their career in the field of Occupational Health and Safety or want to become a professional first aider. Particularly this course is for:
- Health and Safety officers
- First aid/ male nurses
- Supervisors/ Employee Staff
What are the benefits Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work?
This course will help the delegates to provide Emergency First Aiders with the knowledge & skills to summon help & give safe, prompt & effective emergency first aid to a casualty in the workplace following an injury or illness using materials to hand uses of first aid equipment.
What are the Course Contents for Emergency First Aid at Work?
- role of the Emergency First Aider
- primary survey of a casualty
- unconscious casualty recovery positions
- effective rescue breathing to current Resuscitation Council guidelines
- effective CPR to current Resuscitation Council guidelines
- when to use an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED)
- dealing with Minor & major cases of bleeding
- treatment a patient suffering from medical shock
- treat medical emergencies as identified by the student group
What is the Eligibility Criteria for Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work?
There are no specific barriers, in terms of academic qualifications, skills, or experience to entry to the award in Emergency first aid at work. However, candidates must be fluent in English and mature.
What is the duration of the Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work Course?
Level 2 Award in Emergency First aid at work is an Eight Hours training program mean takes one day to complete the training course.
Where I can get the best training for the Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work?
At IEHSAS with its unique, foreign qualified faculty with intensive national and international practical experience in Occupational Health Safety & Environment discipline will boost you with the knowledge and skills necessary required for understanding for this Course. IEHSAS provides full-day training in house or at a place convenient to you. Our expert tutors will assess and evaluate our candidate’s performance by and guide them according to their performance. It means by attending this course you will find the best practices and gain profound knowledge related to first aid at work.
Delegates who have passed all assessments will be awarded a level 2 certificate in Emergency first aid at work accredited from the UK. The certificate will be valid for one year, a refresh training will be required to retake the certificate.
What is next after passing the Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work Course?
Candidate can go for the Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work or Level 3 Award in Pediatric First Aid.