The purpose of the FAQ Level 3 Award in Responding to Major Trauma and Patient Extrication (RQF) is to provide Learners with the knowledge, skills and understanding required to respond to major trauma and patient extrication, including assessing and managing trauma patients, extricating trauma patients using supporting equipment, and removing helmets from trauma patients.
The qualification is aimed at individuals who hold a current FAQ Level 3 Award for First Responders on Scene: Ambulance Service Community Responder and wish to upskill to work as an ambulance service co-responder.
It forms part of the FutureQuals First Responder on Scene (FROS®) qualification suite.
FROS® is a UK registered trade mark of Future (Awards and Qualifications) Ltd T/A FutureQuals.
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