First Aid at Work Award Level 3 FAA

Cornwall College | Cornwall College Business Camborne LEVEL: 3 Business School

Benefits to you:

You will develop your skills and knowledge in life saving first aid as well as workplace health and safety regulations. This will provide you with the confidence to provide treatment to your casualties in a prompt, safe and effective manner. As well as feeling more confident in an emergency first aid situation you will also benefit from the networking opportunities that link to this training.

Benefits to your business:

If your business’ risk assessment of First Aid identifies that there is a requirement for Emergency First Aid at Work practitioners, then this national Award for Emergency First Aid at Work satisfies the requirements of the regulatory body for First Aid – the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).

Your employees will have the skills and knowledge to provide your business with Emergency First Aider’s that can provide treatment to your casualties in a prompt, safe and effective manner ensuring a safe working environment is sustained.


A range of subjects are covered including:

  • Responsibilities and reporting
  • Resuscitation
  • Burns
  • Assessment of the situation
  • Anatomy
  • Choking
  • Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
  • Minor injuries
  • Epilepsy
  • Basic hygiene in First Aid
  • Bleeding control
  • Shock

You will receive ongoing assessment by an instructor, along with a multiple choice question paper. Upon successful completion of the course you will receive a three year qualification.

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) recommend you to undergo an annual refresher programme of three hours.

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First Aid at Work Award Level 3 FAA

Start Date

This course is offered throughout the year, please contact us for the latest start dates.




15 months or 39 weeks

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