Lantra Awards Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (QCF)

Product code: 
2744
Summary / introduction: 
This Qualification is approved and meets the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981, in respect of First Aid at Work. It will provide you with the knowledge, understanding and skills required to deal with a range of illnesses and injuries requiring first aid in the workplace.
Target audience: 

First Aid and Emergency First Aid at Work specifications.pdf

The Qualification in Emergency First Aid at Work is available for people over the age of 16 who currently work in the industry and who wish to develop their knowledge, understanding and skills required to deal with a range of injuries and illnesses. The Level 2 Award is aimed at a nominated first aider in a small low risk working environment and enables them to give emergency first aid to someone who is injured or who becomes ill while at work.

Description: 

Undertaking the Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work will enable you to prove your competence in being able to deliver emergency treatment to a casualty before professional help arrives. This will help reduce the severity of the effects on illness and injury in the workplace and potentially save lives.

Product objectives: 

Upon completing the Lantra Awards Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work you will:

  • Understand the role and responsibilities of a first aider 
  • Be able to assess an incident 
  • Be able to manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally
  • Be able to manage an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally
  • Be able to recognise and assist a casualty who is choking
  • Be able to manage a casualty:
    • with external bleeding
    • who is in shock
    • with a minor injury.

To achieve this Qualification, learners must complete the single Mandatory unit:

  • Emergency First Aid in the Workplace
Course / product type: 
Qualification
English qualification level: 
Level 2
Assessment type: 
Internal assessment and external verification
Course / product delivery: 
Theory and practical based
Language: 
English
Guided Learning Hours: 
8
Category: 
Health and Safety and First Aid
First Aid Skills