The QA Level 4 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised Prehospital care qualification specifically designed for those looking to progress their career within the NHS or private ambulance services as an emergency care assistant, intermediate ambulance practitioner, event medical provider, associate practitioner or healthcare assistant. It is also ideal for those who are looking to work within specialist roles in the military, police and fire services.
As the next step for those who have completed the QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF), this qualification provides Learners with a wider scope of practice in Prehospital care emergencies, allowing for greater employment opportunities. It also forms part of a progressive suite of Prehospital care qualifications that lead to the QA Level 6 Diploma in Paramedic Practice (RQF).
From our Herefordshire and Shropshire venues over a 3 ‘blocks’ with 2-3 weeks between each block, Learners will gain the knowledge, skills and competencies needed to deal with a range of prehospital care emergencies, such as: such as: major incidents, fracture immobilisation, sick and injured children, mental health problems and more, from a team of instructors who specialise in prehospital care including HCPC registered paramedics, Ambulance technicians, event medical staff and military medics with a wealth of hands on experience.
The course will be assessed by 3 x Practical assessments, 2 x Skills tests, 3 x Learner workbooks and 2 x Invigilated exams.
15,16 May, 12,13 June, 3 July, 18 May