The QNUK Level 3 Award in Forest School First Aid (RQF) is an Ofqual regulated 16 hour qualification, and is specifically designed for forest school staff (leaders and assistants) who are to be relied upon as first aiders during forest school, beach school, etc, sessions. It provides the knowledge and skills for the leaders and assistants to act as first aiders when help is up to 2 hours away.
Following successful completion of the course and assessments, the learner will receive their QNUK Level 3 Award in Emergency Outdoor First Aid (RQF) certificate which is valid for 3 years. In addition to this, the successful learner will also be able to receive the following certificate, should they or their employer require them*;
The assessments are by way of practical observations throughout the course & a multiple choice test at the end of the course.
Course syllabus includes:
Certificate: Valid for 3 years. A4 sized paper certificate & credit card sized plastic certificates are issued. Please note that there is a small administration charge where learners wish to receive the additional A4 & credit card sized training certificates.
Course duration: 16 hours.
Time: 09:00-18:30hrs when run over two days. 09:30-16:00hrs when run over 3 days.
Test: Practical assessment & multiple choice test.
Venue: We run this course at our training room in Knutsford, Cheshire and at our woodland venues in Goostrey, Cheshire & Stroud, Gloucestershire. Private bookings at your venue are also available. Full venue details are included in the pre-course information sheet which will be sent to you upon booking.Prices:
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