The purpose of the Emergency First Aid at Work at SCQF Level 6 is to provide Learners with the skills, knowledge and understanding required to act as a first aider in the workplace. The qualification covers all the required first aid skills necessary to manage a patient that is not breathing normally, is unconscious, bleeding, or is ill or injured prior to the arrival of the emergency services.
This qualification is in line with the delivery standards for regulated first aid qualifications which are agreed upon nationally by the First Aid Awarding Organisation Forum (FAAOF) and the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).
The Emergency First Aid at Work at SCQF Level 6 is recognised as an equivalent to the FAQ Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF) in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Pass or Fail.
Portfolio of evidence, multiple choice assessment.