Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (ProTrainings)

3-Day Course

The First Aid at Work Level 3 qualification (FAW) is ideal for most businesses whose risk assessment has identified that they will require a fully training First Aider for their workplace. All courses are delivered, evaluated and quality assured to meet the new guidelines set out by the HSE in October 2013 and meet the requirements of the First Aid at Work (First Aid) Regulations 1981 and subsequent 2016 changes. All our first aid courses fully meet the UK and European Resuscitation Council Guidelines 2015 as per the HSE requirements.

This course must be at least 18 contact hours and run over a minimum of 3 day and the certificate is valid for 3 years. To renew you need to attend a 12 contact hour 2 day FAW Re-qualification course.

In May 2016 the HSE and Awarding Organisations announced that computer based blended training is now allowed for all workplace first aid courses. You can now become a fully qualified First Aider in the workplace, with two days of classroom training after completing this online course. Reduce your training and travel costs by using our engaging, blended online video based course. Learn at your pace, one to one with your instructor at a time that suits you.

This blended FAW course meets all of the requirements under the HSE and Awarding Organisations and is available as a ProTrainings or Regulated Qualification.

The HSE strongly recommend that all First Aiders complete an annual first aid refresher courses and our online course meets this requirement.

Please note that learners undertaking a CTR Learning Training Course have the option to choose to take a Regulated Qualification. The ProTrainings First Aid at Work Qualification are accepted by TQUK as a qualification for first aid instructors who wish to offer their Regulated Qualifications. This is because it meets all of the required learning outcomes and due diligence.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.


Assessment of this qualification is by Portfolio of Evidence and Practical Demonstration/Assignment which is quality assured by IQ. The Achievement Record Workbook provided by IQ, and available to download from the website, should be used by centres to record all assessment. All assessment criteria must be met.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements. However, learners should be able to work at level 2 or above. They must be physically capable of completing the practical activities involved.


Learners who achieve the IQ Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (QCF) can progress to other qualifications in the sector, including the Level 2 Award in Activity First Aid (QCF), the Level 2 Award in Paediatric Emergency First Aid (QCF) and the Level 2 Award in Paediatric First Aid (QCF).



This qualification lasts for 3 years. To renew their qualification after 3 years, delegates will need to retake the full course. However, it is recommended that, during the 3 year period, delegates attend annual refresher courses.

Individual Course Dates & Cost:

19th – 21st June 2017

£180.00 plus VAT

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14th – 16th August 2017

£180.00 plus VAT

£180.00 inc. VAT Add to cart

18th – 20th September 2017

£180.00 plus VAT

£180.00 inc. VAT Add to cart


Inhouse Course Cost:

Inhouse courses can be conducted at your facility for:
£900.00 plus VAT (Upto 6 Delegates)
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Course Dates & Delivery

This is a 3-day practical course either, inhouse (at your location) or as an individual at our location. The course fee includes all training and certification. There is a minimum of 6 students required to conduct a course!