Course AimsTo enable trainees to gain the Institute of Health and Care Development (Edexcel) FPOS Intermediate qualification.
Course Duration4 Days.
Suitable CandidatesThis course is for employees who require an enhanced level of first aid training to that provided by a First Aid at Work course.
Pre-Course RequirementsCandidates must be physically able to carry out the procedures detailed in the course syllabus and be able to kneel to administer basic Life Support.
Assessment MethodThe course is assessed by:
- A written knowledge assessment
- A practical assessment
Qualification EndorsementThe First Person on Scene qualifications are clinically endorsed by the Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care (Edinburgh), the leading clinical body for pre-Hospital Care in the UK.
QualificationsInstitute of Health and Care Development (Edexcel) FPOS Intermediate Certificate, valid for 3 years.
- The Pre-Hospital Environment
- Assessing the casualty
- Respiratory and airways management
- Basic Life Support
- Managing bleeding & shock
- Managing medical related emergencies
- Managing trauma related emergencies