QA Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support for Adults and Children (QCF)

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the necessary skills and knowledge needed to deal with an adult or child who requires basic life support in an emergency situation.  

Intended Audience

The QA Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support for Adults and Children (QCF) qualification has been designed for those who have a specific responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community activities to provide basic life support for adults and children. It is also ideal for those who are qualified in providing first aid and are looking to refresh or develop their existing first aid knowledge and skills further.

Course OverviewQualification Specification

During this half day course, Learners will be given the opportunity to practise essential basic life support procedures, including:  assessing an incident, managing an unresponsive casualty, recovery position, CPR and choking. For a more detailed overview of the topics covered, please download the Qualification Specification.

Learner Registration Fees

Here at Qualsafe Awards we are passionate about providing the highest quality service and support at competitive prices. That's why our Centres can save up to 12.5% on Learner Registrations with our tiered pricing system!

Standard Price 150-249 Learners
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250-499 Learners
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500+ Learners
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£4.75 £4.39 £4.27 £4.15

Price includes:

Free Lesson Plan, Practical Assessment Sheets and a Guide to Assessing First Aid Qualifications.

Successful Learners will receive a QA Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support for Adults and Children (QCF) certificate as well as a plastic aide memoire, both personalised with their Centre’s details.

Centre Requirements

In order to deliver this qualification, Centres will require a minimum of 1 Trainer and 1 Internal Quality Assurer (these cannot be the same person). Please refer to the Assessment Principles for Regulated First Aid Qualifications and the above Qualification Specification (pages 12-14) to check the Training/Assessing and Quality Assurance qualifications and occupational knowledge and competence required for these positions. Centres will also need to have appropriate policies, systems and procedures in place, as well as suitable and adequate venues, equipment and learning resources. For further details on Centre requirements, please consult pages 5-7 of the Qualification Specification above.

Key Facts

QAN Number: 601/6961/8

Ofqual Regulated? Yes

Number of Units: 1 mandatory unit

Guided Learning Hours (GLH): 4

Contact Learning Hours (CLH): 3 minimum

Credit Value: 1

Assessment: 5 x Practical assessments and continuous formative assessment conducted throughout the course.

Qualification Valid For: 1 year

 

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