QA Level 4 Award in Immediate Life Support (RQF)

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification has been specifically designed to enable learners to develop their knowledge and skills in providing emergency care to patients experiencing cardiorespiratory arrest or life-threatening illness and injury in a Prehospital care environment.

Intended Audience

The QA Level 4 Award in Immediate Life Support (RQF) is ideal for those who have a responsibility at work, or in community or voluntary activities to provide emergency care to patients, such as: event medical providers, emergency ambulance personnel, registered healthcare professionals and those working in specialist roles within the emergency services and military.

Qualification SpecificationCourse Overview

During this 1 day course, learners will develop the necessary skills associated with immediate life support, including: airway management, patient assessment, management of major illness/injury, post-incident procedures, Managing the Return of Spontaneous Circulation (RoSC), patient handovers and more. For a more detailed overview of the topics covered, please download the Qualification Specification.

Assessment Methods

1 x Theory assessment (Learner Workbook) and 3 x Practical Assessments/Skills Test.


Successful learners will receive a personalised QA Level 4 Award in Immediate Life Support (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, PowerPoint Presentation, Learner Workbook, Practical Assessment Sheets and Guide to Assessing QA Level 4 Award in Immediate Life Support (RQF).

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

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