FREC 3 is approved by the SIA. Delegates will gain the knowledge, skills and competencies needed to deal with a wide range of pre-hospital care emergencies, such as managing a patient’s airways, catastrophic bleeding and fractures and medical emergencies.
After completion, delegates will be able to provide trauma pre-hospital care when arriving at the scene of an incident.Course Objectives
Delegates will understand the role and responsibilities of a first aider, learn how to assess an incident and manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing. He/she will be able to deal with poisoning and the casualties of a road traffic accident - where victims are wearing helmets - and manage casualties’ airways. He/she will be able to manage a casualty with external bleeding, understand the administration of oxygen and provide assistance to paramedics.Suitable For
This qualification is specifically designed for those seeking a career in the emergency or ambulance services or the event medical sector and for those employed in high risk workplaces.Course Requirements
Delegates must be at least 18 years of age on the first day of training and have successfully completed the QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) or a QA recognised equivalent before they can begin the QA Level 4.