The Level 2 Award in Activity First Aid (RQF) qualification has been specifically designed for those who have a responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community activities, to provide first aid when dealing with an emergency situation whilst undertaking activities, such as sports, swimming, hiking, rock climbing etc 
Successful candidates will gain the knowledge and skills needed to treat a range of conditions that could occur during any form of activity, from life threatening illnesses to minor injuries.

What's covered?

  • The role and responsibilities of a first aider   
  • Assessing an incident 
  • Managing an unresponsive casualty
  • CPR and AED use
  • Recovery Position
  • Heart Attack  
  • Stroke  
  • Head, neck and back injuries
  • Chest and abdominal injuries 
  • Fractures  
  • External bleeding & Shock 
  • Burns and scalds 
  • Choking
  • Poisoning
  • Anaphylaxis 
  • Asthma 
  • Diabetes 
  • Epilepsy and seizures 
  • Treatment for hot and cold temperatures  
  • Minor injuries 
  • Sprains, strains and dislocations 
  • Eye injuries

Certification is dependent on successful continuous assessment of the student, and a final exam. Those students who complete the course and are deemed to have reached the required standard are issued with a certificate entitled "Level 2 Activity First Aid" that is valid for three years.

Cost:  at your venue from £549 + vat (6 persons), £599+vat (12 persons)

Duration:  2 days (12 learning Hours)

OFQUAL accredited:  Yes but please add £8.50+vat per person

Under current guidelines it is highly recommended that the students attend our 1/2 day First Aid Refresher Course every year to keep their First Aid Skills up to date