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QA Level 2 Award in Activity First Aid (RQF)

The QA Level 2 Award in Activity First Aid (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification designed for those who have a responsibility to provide first aid in outdoor and activity based environments.

This qualification forms part of the QA First Aid suite of qualifications. The qualification and learning outcomes
are based on the recommendations of:
• Resuscitation Council (UK)
• Skills for Health Assessment Principles for First Aid Qualifications
This qualification outlines a range of knowledge and practical skills for providing emergency first aid in
activities. Learners will practise assessing and managing an incident and demonstrate how to treat a variety of
conditions from life threatening illnesses to minor injuries.



Intended Audience

This qualification is for people who have a specific interest or responsibility in voluntary and community
activities such as sports.


Activity First Aid Certificate

Upon successful completion of this course the delegate is awarded a Certificate in Activity First Aid which is valid for three years.



Activity First Aid Syllabus

  • The OCR required syllabus covers the following topics:

  • 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

Reminders & Renewals

We can remind you when your emergency paediatric first aid certificate is due to expire.


First Aid Training in London, Herts, Essex

Our courses can be delivered at your business premises, home, 

any suitable client hired venue or our venues in North London.



Activity First Aid Costs

£775.00 + £13.40 per learner

Qualsafe Certificate + First Aid Manual - is included in price


Course Duration

2 Days, 9am – 4.30pm



Course Pre-Requisites

Learners must be at least 14 years old on the first day of the training.
There are no other formal entry requirements but to benefit from the learning we advise that Learners have a
minimum of Level 1 in literacy or numeracy or equivalent.
Other course requirements
Due to the practical nature of this course, Learners should wear appropriate clothing and footwear, e.g.
trousers and flat footwear.



The QA Level 2 Award in Activity First Aid (QCF) may be used towards other qualifications at the same and
higher level, plus aid career progression in a relevant profession.

Requalification requirements

This qualification is valid for a period of 3 years. The Learner needs to retake the qualification before the
certificate expiry date to remain qualified.


Plan for Safety Consultancy Ltd

020 3598 0713

Qualification overview This qualification forms part of the QA First Aid suite of qualifications. The qualification and learning outcomes are based on the recommendations...
2 Day, L2 Activity First Aid RQF
7 hr

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