This qualification is aimed at learners or organisations who require emergency first aid in the workplace. If a candidate completed this course, they can be appointed as the emergency first-aider in the workplace (a requirement for all businesses).
The qualification covers knowledge such as the roles and responsibilities of the first aider and how to assess an incident. The qualification also covers first aid skills in CPR and use of an AED, providing first aid to a casualty who is choking and dealing with external bleeding and hypovolemic shock.
This qualification is assessed by a practical demonstration and written/oral questioning.