FREC 4 Key Facts
|Awarding Organisation:||Qualsafe Awards|
|Course Duration:||5 Days|
|Certificate Validity:||3 Years (BLS and AED Training Recommended Annually)|
|Availability:||Please call us on 01233 273999 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Clinical Endorsement:||The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh - Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care|
This regulated and nationally recognised prehospital care qualification fulfils the competencies set out in Pre-hospital Emergency Medicine (PHEM) skills framework at descriptor level E, and is the perfect next step for those who have completed the QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (QCF) or equivalent.
Who should attend this course?
The QA Level 4 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (QCF) qualification is specifically designed for those who want to provide prehospital care to patients requiring emergency treatment. It is ideal for those who are looking to progress their career in the emergency services, ambulance services, event medical sectors and high risk workplaces.
Learners must be at least 18 years old on the first day of the training.
Learners must have successfully completed the QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care
(QCF) qualification or a QA recognised equivalent before they can begin the QA Level 4 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (QCF) qualification.
There are no other formal entry requirements but to benefit from the learning we advise that Learners have a minimum of Level 2 in literacy and numeracy or equivalent.
QAN Number: 601/6932/1
Ofqual Regulated? Yes
Number of Units: 3 mandatory units
Guided Learning Hours (GLH): 35 (125 hours contextualised learning)
Contact Learning Hours (CLH): 35 minimum
Credit Value: 16
Assessment: 5 x Practical assessments, 5 x Skills tests, 3 x Learner workbooks and continuous formative assessments conducted throughout the course.
Qualification Valid For: 3 years
Cost of Course £495.83 + VAT, you will need to also buy a book for the course, which is available from us.
NEXT COURSE: View our Course Calendar for dates
We are within 1 minutes drive of a train station and hotels