First Response Emergency Care Level 3

FREC3 Training Courses, Ellesmere Port

0151 458 8768

First Response Emergency Care Level 3 Training Course

Qualsafe Level 3 Award in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) FREC3 Course
The objective of the qualification is to benefit Learners by enabling them to attain the knowledge and practical competencies needed to deal with a range of prehospital emergency care situations.

This QA qualification is: For people who work or hope to work as first response emergency care providers in various job sectors Based on the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) training standard for delivery of First Aid at Work (FAW) courses for the purposes of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.

This qualification should give Learners a level of knowledge and skills associated with Level D of the FPHC Pre- Hospital Emergency Medicine (PHEM) skills framework to deal with a range of prehospital emergency care situations.

On succesful completion of the course you will receive a  QA Level 3 Award in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) FREC3.

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The FREC3 qualification is for people who have a specific responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community activities, to provide prehospital care to patients requiring emergency care/treatment. It is ideal for those looking to progress their careers within the emergency services, ambulance services, healthcare settings. search and rescue. mountain rescue, coast guards and supports specialist medical roles within law enforcement and security, energy and utilities, construction and military.

First Response Emergency Care Lvl 3

Over a 5 day period, learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of prehospital emergency care situations.

You will learn the following:

Administration of emergency oxygen

Assess and manage trauma

Major illness

Catastrophic bleeding

Chest injuiries

Comprimised circulation

Wounds and eye injuries

Burns and scalds


Head, spinal, musculoskeletal injuries

Breathing difficulties


Course Details

First Response Emergency Care Level 3 Duration: 5 Day Training Course

Course Cost: £495

FREC 3 Training Course Prerequisites

Learners must be at least 17 years old on the first day of the training. There are no other formal entry requirements but to benefit from the learning we advise that Learners have a minimum of Level 2 in literacy and numeracy or equivalent and a basic understanding of first aid.

Course Location

This course is held at our Medical Education Centre in Ellesmere Port. We cater for Ambulance Care Assistants (PTS), Community First Responders and Event First Responders in all local areas including Wirral, Birkenhead, Chester, Liverpool, Runcorn, Warrington and North Wales. Please contact us for details of our in-house training options if you would like us to offer this course at your preferred site.
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Medical Education Group / Qualsafe

This qualification forms part of the QA Prehospital Care suite of qualifications. The qualification and learning outcomes are based on the recommendations of: Resuscitation Council (UK), Assessment Principles for Regulated First Aid Qualifications, The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh – Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care (FPHC).

Medical Education Group LTD is a Qualsafe Registered Centre.
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