Initial Person on Scene (RQF) L3

Who is this qualification for?

The TQUK Initial Person on Scene (IPoS) RQF Level 3 Award focuses on more advanced first aid skills focusing on additional interventions and management of serious incidents with the expectation of longer term management of the casualty at the scene.  It is expected that candidates will have previously attended some First Aid training. Occupations that use this training, include Police Tactical Firearms Officers, Fire & Rescue Services, Highways Staff, Remote Area Workers.

Qualification Details

Course Title: TQUK Level 3 Award for Initial Person on the Scene of an Incident (RQF)

QAN: 603/5085/4

Level: 3

Credit Value: 4

How long will it take?

Students complete 13 hours of online knowledge & theory prior to joining us for the 32 hours of face to face training usually over four straight days.

Course content

View >

The Pre Hospital Environment

  • The role of the First Responder
  • Minimising risk of infection
  • Consent
  • Principles of Scene Management

Casualty Assessment

  • Mechanism of Injury
  • Patient Assessment
  • Communicating with patients
  • Primary survey and assessment
  • Safe moving and handling

Respiration and Airway Management

  • Recognition of respiratory problems
  • Advanced airway management – Oral, Nasal and Laryngeal Airways
  • Choking
  • Use of suction
  • Oxygen Administration– Delivery systems and SpO2

Basic Life Support

  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation – to current UK guidelines
  • Paediatric CPR

Defibrillation

  • Automated external defibrillation

Circulation and Shock

  • Recognition and initial care of haemorrhage
  • Catastrophic Haemorrhage – including the use of tourniquets and haemostatics
  • Shock
    • Cardiogenic
    • Neurogenic
    • Hypovolaemic
    • Septic
    • Anaphylactic

Damage

  • General Bone / Joint injuries
  • Head injuries
  • Spinal & Pelvic injuries 
  • Chest injuries
  • Burns
  • Eye Injuries

Environment

  • Heat Stroke & Dehydration
  • Hypothermia

Medical Related Emergencies

  • Heart attack/angina
  • Diabetes
  • Stroke
  • Epilepsy
  • Asthma – including additional remote protocols
  • Anaphylaxis – including additional remote protocols
  • Poisoning
  • Sepsis

Assessment method

This qualification is assessed by practical demonstrations, verbal questioning and a final online multiple-choice theory exam.

For Groups
£3400

For up to 8 delegates

For Individuals
£495

When joining us

Call us on 01291 661 778 for more information

Our team are on hand to help with any queries, so don’t hesitate to call
Or if you prefer drop us a message below

Associated Web Links

Home Office SIA – Close Protection

© Remote First Aid 2020
Remote First Aid and Pre-Hospital Training Ltd (Remote First Aid) is registered in Wales, Company Number: 12641339 | DUNS Number 225944338.