Level 3 First Aid at Work (Accredited by Highfield) - 3 days

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This comprehensive 3 day course is for people intending to act as a First Aider at Work. It is designed to give the First Aider the skills necessary to give effective life support, diagnose and treat injuries or illness, and maintain care and comfort of the casualty. This is an accredited first aid qualification, recognised by HSE. Potential First Aiders should possess an aptitude to absorb knowledge & skills, be able to cope with stressful and physically demanding emergency situations and have duties that do not prevent them from going immediately to an emergency.


Subjects covered include:

Aims and principles of first aid
Prevention of cross-infection during first aid procedures
CPR and use of an AED
Management of the unconscious casualty
Assessment and treatment of a casualty who is wounded, bleeding or shocked
How to deal with burns, poisoning and eye injuries
Assessment and treatment of common major and minor illnesses e.g. epilepsy, diabetes, asthma
Legal aspects of first aid at work – such as record keeping
Managing cardiac circulation, asthma attacks and choking
Management of fractures and dislocation

How is the qualification assessed?

This qualification is assessed by the following two methods:
1. Practical assessment - there will be continual assessment by the tutor as participants demonstrate the practical first aid skills, during the sessions.
2. Theory assessment - Learners must answer a series of written questions during the sessions, with support from the tutor.

How long is the training for?
The training event is 18 hours over three days.
The price includes:
Highly qualified trainer
First aid  handbook
Registration and certification
Postage of certificates

Any other information
The qualification is valid for a period of three years after which point learners must retake the course. In addition, annual refresher training is strongly recommended.

If your organisation requires more than 12 staff to be trained, additional trainers can be booked for the same date.

What first aid training does my organisation need?
Firstly, you must decide if you are a high or low risk environment. Next you must consider how many staff you employ. The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) provides a table showing what First Aid qualifications/ training your organisation requires.

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 Best for Training are proud to announce that our Level 3 Award in Undertaking End Point Assessment qualification has received the assured benchmark of quality approval by The Assessors Guild.


"Thank you Sam and Anne – a really well paced, informative and thought-provoking training day. It will support our continued drive to deliver the best on-programme learning for apprentices that will ensure they are EPA ready. Understanding the EPA and its impact on delivery from day 1 is really useful. It will also be greatly supportive in developing employer collaborative work to ensure that apprentices receive the best learning through partnership."

Tom Cheek, Easton & Otley College


Level 3 Award in Undertaking End Point Assessment offering training across the UK.

The 1 day face to face training (plus blended learning) is designed for:

  • Assessors and IQA's who want to become Independent Assessors for EPA Organisations
  • Those delivering apprenticeships  who want to learn more about EPA so they can support their apprentices and prepare then better for EPA
  • Existing Independent Assessors who wish to gain an accredited qualification

You can book on our website or call 01702 770030 for more information or email contact@bestfortraining.co.uk

Bespoke training for your Apprenticeship Team

We are delivering this qualification in-house to a number of colleges and training providers who want to ensure their Apprenticeship Team are given training and support to ensure they are preparing their apprentices for a successful End Point Assessment (EPA).  Apprenticeship staff will achieve the accredited qualification which is excellent CPD for them. 

Please contact us if you would like to discuss this staff development opportunity. 

Call 01702 770030 for more information or email contact@bestfortraining.co.uk

About the tutors for Level 3 Award in Undertaking End Point Assessment

Sam Sutton and Anne Horn are both End Point Assessors and IQA for  EPA Organisations and have been involved in the pilot implementation of EPA assessments for the new Apprenticeship standards.

Sam and Anne have many years of experience successfully delivering apprenticeships and delivering high quality training. They also deliver Assessor, Internal Quality Assurance qualifications and Initial Teacher Training.  They write resources for Awarding Organisations and are also lecturers at a University.

About Best for Training

Anne Horn and Sam Sutton have worked closely together in education and training for many years and decided to use their expertise, skills and knowledge to set up Best for Training.

Best for Training prides itself on providing the best quality and value training delivered by specialist trainers and consultants giving exceptional customer service from a trustworthy and reliable company. Best for Training offers a wide range of training from short CPD courses to longer high level qualifications to meet staff development needs and enhance business potential.

Our qualifications are accredited by internationally recognised Awarding Organisations and meets current regulations and legislative requirements. Our training will ensure that skills and knowledge are up to date and reinforce best practice for your sector.

We offer a diverse range of courses including first aid, safeguarding, teacher training, assessor, end point assessor training and management.

Whether you require a single days training or a longer term whole organisational strategy, our consultants are here to support you. 





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