First Response Emergency Care

About This Course

Course Duration – 30 hours (5 Days)


This course is aimed at The QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification specifically designed for those seeking a career in the emergency services, ambulance service, the event and security medical sector or those who work in high risk workplaces.


Over a 5 day period, Learners will gain the knowledge, skills and competencies needed to deal with a range of Prehospital care emergencies, such as: managing a patient’s airways, catastrophic bleeding, management of fractures, medical emergencies and more. For a more detailed overview of the topics covered, please download the Qualification Specification.


FREC® 3 course content


  • Roles and Responsibilities of Pre Hospital Care Providers
  • Incident assessment and control
  • Casualty assessment
  • Catastrophic Bleeding
  • Airway management
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Medical Gases
  • Trauma (Muscular-Skeletal)
  • Trauma (thoracic)
  • Medical conditions
  • Environmental
  • Human body


Cost £495 + VAT per candidate