Highfield Level 3 in Emergency First Aid at Work

Qualification overview and objective:

The objective of this qualification is to support learners in becoming emergency first aiders in the workplace.

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 cardiopulmonary resuscitation(CPR) and use of an automated external defibrillator (AED), providing first aid to a casualty who is choking and dealing with external bleeding and hypovolaemic shock.


Progression opportunities

On successful completion of this qualification, learners may wish to continue their development by undertaking one of the following qualifications:

• Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work

• Level 3 Award in First Aid Response

• Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid