Professional & Specialist Courses
QNUK level 3 First Responder (RQF) provides a broader range than FAAW
The QNUK Level 3 Award for First Responders (RQF) is designed for individuals seeking a more advanced first aid expertise. It is ideal for security staff, construction, and industrial first aiders aiming to enhance their standard first aid credentials.
While both the First Responder (RQF) and First Aid at Work (FAAW) are esteemed qualifications, they cater to distinct roles and scenarios. Your selection between the two should be guided by your unique needs, professional aspirations, and the contexts you anticipate using your skills in.
The First Aid at Work (FAAW) offers foundational first aid training tailored for employees in low-risk settings. It spans various first aid emergencies, equipping you to promptly, safely, and efficiently treat casualties. It primarily addresses workplace needs, adhering to the guidelines set by the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.
Conversely, the Level 3 First Responder (RQF) delves deeper, targeting individuals requiring an elevated training standard like event medical staff, emergency service members, or those in high-risk occupations.
This course imparts the skills and knowledge essential for confronting a multitude of prehospital care crises, from maintaining a patient's airway to managing severe bleeding, fractures, and dislocations.
To sum it up, if your goal is to acquire foundational first aid skills for managing everyday emergencies in a less hazardous setting, FAAW might be suitable. But, if your role demands a profound grasp of prehospital care or if you operate in settings with potential for more serious emergencies, then the Level 3 First Responder course might be the more apt choice.
Travel & Accommodation!
🚗 Travel by Car: make your way to 166 Townsend Lane, L9 13DN (plenty of free street parking)
🚂 Travel by Train: make your way to Liverpool Lime Street station and catch a bus or taxi to 166 Townsend Lane, L9 13DN (3 miles)
🏨Affordable lodging just 3 mins from the training school comprising 8 beds, in a private house, very clean, kitchen, pool table, large garden, BBQ and more.
Perfect location for course students to stay together and split the cost which is not expensive.
The owners are two splendid ladies and will happily give a discount if when booking you add a note in it saying – “Students on a course with the PBA”.