HABC Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (QCF)



HABC Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (QCF)

This qualification is ideal for those already working, or preparing to work within industry wishing to become a First Aider in the workplace for the purposes of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 and the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1982.

Topics within this qualification are regarded by the Health & Safety Executive (HSE) as being important in maintaining good practice in the safe, prompt and effective treatment of injuries and ill health in the workplace.

How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?

This is a 1 credit qualification, with a guided learning hour’s value of 8 and it has a minimum contact time of 6 hours, which is typically delivered via a 1 day course.

How is the qualification assessed?

Learners must undertake a practical assessment of their competence along with a short open response knowledge assessment, where learners are required to provide a short response to a prescribed series of questions.

Where can I take this course?

First Aid training courses in Plymouth are run by Train2Survive Ltd at Falcon House, Eagle Road, Plymouth (or in Mansfield, Glasgow and other locations by arrangement and subject to minimum numbers of attendees).

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What next?

In line with guidance provided by the HSE, the qualification supports/approves work place emergency first aiders for a period of 3 years, after which point learners will need to retake the course.

In addition to this it is also recommended that learners refresh their knowledge annually.

Following the completion of this qualification, learners may wish to go on to take the following qualifications:

  •  HABC Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (QCF)
  • HABC Level 2 Award in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Automated External  Defibrillation (QCF)
  • HABC Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (QCF

Course fee includes: 
Tea and Coffee.  Certificate.  VAT @20%