Award in Activity First Aid L3 (RQF) L6 (SCQF) 2 Day’s

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Award in Activity First Aid L3 (RQF) L6 (SCQF) 2 Day’s

FAA Level 3 Award in Activity First Aid (RQF)

Unit 1: First Aid Essentials

Unit 2: Management of Illness and Injury in Activities

Level 6 Award in Activity First Aid (SCQF)

Unit 1: First Aid Essentials

Unit 2: Management of Illness and Injury in Activities


This L3-6 qualification is made up of two units including First Aid Essentials. It is specifically designed for those who are involved in any form of activity, including sports, leisure and recreation.

Not only is Basic Life Support included, but many other First Aid conditions are also covered, making the full qualification very comprehensive.

Unit 1, (or day 1) of this qualification contains and covers the learning outcomes of the level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work,

So those who wish to gain the level 3 award in EFAW are able to sit day 1 of this qualification.


A range of subjects are covered including:

  • Responsibilities and reporting                       • Resuscitation               • Angina
  • Assessment of the situation                          • Heart attacks               • Choking
  • Dealing with an unresponsive casualty        • Minor injuries                • Seizures
  • Basic hygiene in First Aid                             • Bleeding control            • Shock
  • Fractures                                                      • Head injuries                 • Asthma
  • Drowning injuries                                          • Diabetes                       • Burns
  • Electrical injuries                                           • Spinal injuries               • Heat and cold


A maximum of 12 students are allowed and must be a minimum of 14 years of age and a certificate can be offered to all, subject to assessment.

A student cannot assume a responsibility in the workplace until they reach the age of 16, and then it is the employer’s responsibility to ensure that the student is suitable for that role.


A minimum of 12 contact hours in the classroom, consisting of practical and theoretical activities, plus an assignment and some pre-course activity could be required.


3 Year’s: The certificate will expire as dated on the certificate, irrespective of age.


Practical assessment is ongoing by the instructor, a qualification will be issued to the learner, subject to assessment.

For those wishing to complete the full Level 3 qualification, this course must be completed within 6 weeks.

Due Diligence:
Red Hackle Training is insured through Hiscox Insurance Company, we cover the requirements of the HSE and fulfil the HSE due diligence requirements.

Note – the HSE sets a trainer to student ratio of 1:12 people and our costs are based on
working with a group of 12. If you only have a small number of candidates for the course it would
be worth trying to contact other local organisation who may require training to try and fill your
course, to reduce the per head costs for yourself.

Booking with Red HackleTraining is simple and easy. Select your course/s fill out the booking form then press submit,  Once we receive your booking form, we will email you with confirmation of place/s and any other details pertaining to your selected course/s  within 48hrs.

PLEASE BE AWARE: Payment is due 30 days before the course start date, or 30 days on receipt of your invoice if this is more than 30 days prior to course start date. The course Payment should be paid, or course cancelled a minimum of 7 Days before start of course, this would result in you not receiving a refund of any kind!!

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