First Response Emergency Care ( QA level 4)

The objective of the qualification is to benefit Learners by enabling them to attain the knowledge and practical competencies needed to deal with a range of prehospital emergency situations. The qualification is designed to act as proof the Learner has undergone a programme of learning and assessment to demonstrate competency in the area of prehospital care to gain employment and a ‘licence to practice’ from an employer.

The course covers:

  • Adult cardiopulmonary resuscitation (L4FREC)
  • Child cardiopulmonary resuscitation & Infant cardiopulmonary resuscitation (L4FREC)
  • Management of fractures (L4FREC)
  • Electrocardiogram recognition (L4FREC)
  • Assisting advanced procedures (L4FREC)
  • Airway management (L4FREC)
  • Immobilisation and extrication equipment (L4FREC)
  • Patient assessment (L4FREC)
  • Thoracic trauma and assessment (L4FREC)

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