Level 3 First Response Emergency Care October 2023

This course includes the Level 3 Award in Administering Emergency Gases.

Dates – 30th October – 3rd November 2023

Price – £425 + VAT per person

Ideal as an alternative to the First Person on Scene Intermediate (FPOSi) qualification, the Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (FREC 3) (RQF) also forms part of a progressive suite of prehospital care qualifications.

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.

The QA Level 3 FREC is one of the few first-aid qualifications recognised by the Security Industry Authority (SIA).

Intended Audience

The 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.

On successful completion, candidates can undertake the First Response Emergency Care Level 4 to progress their career and learning

What’s Covered?

  • Roles and responsibilities of a first responder
  • Medical emergencies
  • Patient assessment
  • Airway management
  • Adult, child and infant CPR & AED usage
  • Return of spontaneous circulation (ROSC)
  • Emergency oxygen
  • Traumatic injuries
  • Catastrophic bleeding
  • Shock
  • Poisoning and intoxicating substances
  • External and internal bleeding
  • Helmet removal
  • Neck, spine and pelvic immobilisation
  • Environmental exposure
  • Burns and scalds
  • Minor injuries
  • Incident reporting


Bookings are closed for this event.