QA Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Management of Anaphylaxis (RQF)

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides learners with the opportunity to develop their skills and knowledge in basic life support and the management of anaphylaxis.

The content of this qualification has been approved by the Anaphylaxis Campaign.

Intended Audience

The QA Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Management of Anaphylaxis (RQF) qualification has been designed for those who have a specific responsibility at work, at home or in voluntary and community activities, to provide basic life support and manage anaphylaxis when dealing with an emergency.

Course Overview

Qualification SpecificationOver a half day period, successful learners will gain the knowledge and practical competencies needed to deal with a range of first aid situations, including: managing a casualty with anaphylaxis, CPR, common anaphylaxis triggers, signs and symptoms of anaphylaxis, treatment and more. For a more detailed overview of the topics covered, please download the Qualification Specification.

This qualification can be delivered as a standalone course (minimum of 3 hours 45 minutes) or as a ‘bolt on’ to other first aid qualifications that share the same assessment criteria. For further information on adding a ‘bolt on’ to your first aid qualifications, please contact us on 0330 660 0899 and we will be happy to help.

Assessment Methods

3 x Practical assessments.


Successful learners will receive a personalised QA Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support and Management of Anaphylaxis (RQF) e-Certificate immediately after their results have been submitted, subject to a Centre’s Direct Claims Status and any required actions. Printed certificates are available at an additional cost (please see our Fees and Charges list for details).

Learner Registration Fees

Price includes: Free Lesson Plan, Practical Assessment Sheets and a Guide to Assessing First Aid Qualifications.

Centres can save up to 12.5% on Learner Registrations with our tiered pricing system!

Standard Price 150-249 Learners
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