Level 3 Forestry First Aid
OFQUAL RQF training course
This Level 3 Award in Forestry First Aid (+F), qualification has been designed to provide the knowledge and competence for a learner to deal with emergency first aid situations in a forestry/agricultural environment. It is designed to accompany a suitable First Aid at Work or Emergency First Aid at Work qualification to enable a learner to meet the requirements of the Forestry Commission First Aid at Work Policy. Learners must hold a First Aid at Work or Emergency First Aid at Work qualification before attending this course. The topics covered in this course are in accordance with current guidelines published by the Resuscitation Council (UK).
This qualification is regulated in the UK and sits on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF). This Level 3 Forestry First Aid qualification is designed to accompany a Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work or Level 3 First Aid at Work qualification and meets the requirements of the Forestry Commission First Aid at Work Policy. The qualification is delivered, assessed and quality assured in accordance with the Assessment Principles for Regulated First Aid Qualifications. The qualification consists of one unit which learners must successfully complete to achieve the qualification.This 2 hour course can also be added to a Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work course to make a Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work plus Forestry First Aid course.
This Level 3 Forestry First Aid training course is taught over a single 2 hours session and consists of theoretical and practical sessions. This course can also be combined with 1 day Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work course or a 3 days Level 3 First Aid at Work course. The class ratio for this qualification is a maximum of 12 learners to 1 Trainer/Assessor.
• Direct pressure
• Haemostatic dressings
• Crushed for up to 15 minutes
• Crushed for over 15 minutes
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The qualification is assessed through practical demonstration and oral questioning. Scenarios will be set to enable a learner to demonstrate their knowledge and practical skills. During the practical assessment, the learner will be asked supporting questions by the Trainer/Assessor. The practical assessment is ongoing throughout the course but the Trainer/Assessor will make learners aware of when they are being assessed. Learners will be assessed on:
The learner must satisfactorily complete each scenario to successfully pass the practical assessment. There is no grading of the assessment; learners pass or are referred. Trainer/Assessors may also ask a learner additional questions if felt necessary to confirm their knowledge and understanding.
An OFQUAL Regulated RQF Level 3 Forestry First Aid course certificate lasting three years will be issued subject to successful completion of the course by the delegate. The certificate will only be valid when accompanied with a current in date Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) or a Level 3 First Aid at Work (FAW) certificate.
Please note that delegates must be at least 18 years of age and be physically able to carry out the procedures detailed in the course outline and must attend all sessions to be eligible for assessment.
Delegates should have good English literacy and numeracy skills to understand the course and to complete the assessments.
Please also note that ID will need to be checked at the outset of the course for candidate verification process.