Activity Aid

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  • £ POA Inc VAT
  • Maximum 12 Delegates per course

  • 12 hours (2 days)

  • Certificate expires as dated


This Level 2 qualification is made up of two units including First Aid Essentials. It is specifically designed for those who are involved in any form of activity, including sports, leisure and recreation.

Not only is Basic Life Support included, but many other /first Aid conditions are also covered, making the full qualification very comprehensive.

Unit 1 (or day1) of this qualification contains and covers the learning outcomes of the Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work, so those who wish to gain the Level 2 Award in EFAW are able to sit day 1 of this qualification.


A minimum of 12 contact hours in the classroom, consisting of practical and theoretical activities, plus an assignment and some pre-course activity.

Delegates must be a minimum of 16 years of age to qualify for this course.


Assessment is ongoing by the instructor with a multiple choice question paper, and a three year qualification will be issued to the delegate, subject to assessment. For those wishing to complete the full Level 2 qualification this course must be completed within 6 weeks.


A maximum of 12 delegates are allowed and must be a minimum of 14 years of age, and a certificate can be offered to all, subject to assessment.

A delegate cannot assume a responsibility in the workplace until they reach the age of 16, and then it is the employer’s responsibility to ensure that the delegate is suitable for that role.

The certificate will expire as dated on the certificate, irrespective of age.

We are able to deliver this course on your site, subject to a pre-course assessment of your premises, reducing your costs in respect of additional time out and travelling.



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What is covered?

  • Responsibilities and reporting
  • Assessment of the situation
  • Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
  • Basic hygiene in First Aid
  • Fractures
  • Drowning injuries
  • Electrical injuries
  • Heat & Cold
  • Resuscitation
  • Heart attacks
  • Minor injuries
  • Bleeding control
  • Head injuries
  • Diabetes
  • Spinal injuries
  • Angina
  • Choking
  • Seizures
  • Shock
  • Asthma
  • Burns

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Course Breakdown

QCF Level 2 Award Unit 1 (England, Northern Ireland and Wales)
Qualification title: FAA Level 2 Award in Activity First Aid (QCF) Code 601/0047/3
Unit 1 title: First Aid Essentials Unit 1 code D/504/6101
Unit 2 title: Management of Illness & Injury in Activities Unit 2 code: T/601/3616
SCQF Level 5 Award (Scotland)
Qualification title: Award in Activity First Aid at SCQF Level 5 Code R330 04
Unit 1 title: First Aid Essentials Unit 1 code UD78 04
Unit 2 title: Management of Illness & Injuries in Activities Unit 2 code: U558 04

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