QA Level 3 Award for Emergency First Responders (RQF)

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification is designed to develop a Learner’s knowledge and skills in providing Prehospital care to a patient until Emergency Services arrive.

Intended Audience

The QA Level 3 Award for Emergency First Responders (RQF) qualification is intended for those who are likely to be responding to an emergency incident, including: community first responders, emergency services personnel, event medical responders, cabin crew and first aiders.

Qualification SpecificationCourse Overview

Successful Learners will gain the knowledge and competencies needed to provide initial Prehospital care at emergency or life-threatening incidents, such as: managing a patient’s airways, dealing with catastrophic bleeding and managing major illnesses. For a more detailed overview of the topics covered, please download the Qualification Specification.

Assessment Methods

11 x Practical assessments/Skills tests and 1 x Theory assessment (workbook).

Learner Registration Fees

Here at Qualsafe Awards we are passionate about providing the highest quality service and support at competitive prices. That’s why our Centres can save up to 12.5% on Learner Registrations with our tiered pricing system!

Standard Price 150-249 Learners
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250-499 Learners
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500+ Learners
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£29.50 £27.28 £26.55 £25.81

Price includes:

Successful Learners will receive a personalised QA Level 3 Award in Emergency First Responders (RQF) e-Certificate immediately after their results have been submitted*. Printed certificates are available at an additional cost (please see our Fees and Charges list for details).


*Subject to a Centre’s Direct Claims Status and any required actions.