Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW)

Who is this qualification for?

This qualification is aimed at learners who wish to become emergency first-aiders in the workplace. This qualification meets the requirements for training emergency first-aiders in those organisations that have identified that staff need to be trained to this level within their first-aid needs assessment.

How long will it take?

To complete this qualification learners should expect to undertake 7 hours of learning, typically over one day, with a minimum contact time of 6 hours.

Topics covered

The qualification covers knowledge such as the roles and responsibilities of the first aider and how to assess an incident. The qualification also covers first aid skills in CPR and use of an AED, providing first aid to a casualty who is choking and dealing with external bleeding and hypovolaemic shock.

Assessment method

This qualification is assessed by a practical demonstration and written/oral questioning.

Am I suitable for this course?

There is no pre entry requirement for this course.

You can book your course online below,
or call us on 02921 675265



If there are no course dates listed above, unfortunately we haven’t got any scheduled courses at the moment.

We can also run this course “in house”; contact us for more information on how to book.


£65.00 +VAT (£78) per delegate.

The course includes publications, registration, certification, and refreshments.


Cognitia are accredited to deliver this course by:


Call: 02921 675265

Email: services@cognitia.co.uk

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